Begin your career in specialist make-up services

Keen to pursue a career in the make-up industry?

Develop your skills in the design and application of fashion make-up and hair, explore the latest trends and techniques, and gain an understanding of occupational health and safety procedures. The course structure is based on an integration of theory and practical skills. Once completed, this nationally recognised qualification will provide a pathway to the Diploma of Screen and Media specialising in specialist make-up services.

Berwick: Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 9am - 3pm for 20 weeks.
Dandenong: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9am - 3pm for 20 weeks.
Frankston: Monday, Tuesday 9am - 3pm and Wednesday 5.30pm - 9pm for 30 weeks.
Flinders Lane: Tuesday 5.30pm - 9pm and Thursday, Friday 9am - 5pm for 20 weeks.

Duration: One to two years. Students will be required to attend class six hours per week minimum for 10 weeks each term.

Please note: This course is for students interested in specialist make-up and hair. We also offer the Certificate IV in Screen and Media CUA41215 for students in film and TV production. You can view the course here.


Course code
On campus
Dandenong, Frankston, Flinders Lane, Berwick
Not available Online
Not available for International students
Full Time, 20 weeks. Part Time, 30 weeks.
Dandenong: February, Apri, July; Berwick: February; Flinders Lane: April, September.