Theatrical, Special Effects and Hair and Media Make-Up Level 3 Diploma at Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College
Attendance - Full time three days a week over 1 year This qualification has been designed specifically to develop your practical skills to an advanced level through a variety of techniques in media, special effects and camouflage make-up. You will learn how to apply small prosthetic pieces and bald caps, style and fit postiche and the art of airbrush make-up.
You will study units such as:
Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
Client care and communication in beauty related industries
Apply airbrush make-up to the face
Fashion and photographic make-up
Style and fit postiche
Apply prosthetic pieces and bald caps
Create and cast small prosthetic pieces and bald caps
Design and apply face and body art
Fantasy hair design for performers
- Additional Information
You will need to purchase salon wear, equipment, textbooks and a fee towards consumables used on the course.
- NVQ/VRQ Level 2 qualification in one of the following: Hair and Media Make up / Hairdressing / Beauty Therapy Relevant experience (for mature applicants) will be considered
2 GCSEs including English Language at Grade A* - D or equivalent Good literacy and Numeracy skills Interview
Continual assessment throughout the course Written assignments Written / online tests Practical assessments
The following progression routes are open to you: Level 2 & 3 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 2 Diploma in Beauty Therapy Level 2 & 3 Diploma in Hairdressing Level 4 Diploma in Salon Management Employment into the industry
Industry standard workshops Demonstrations Assignments, written and practical assessments Salon sessions Educational visits to trade shows
and exhibitions Presentations by industry professionals i.e Steiner Industry days - Workshops by Industry Professionals
Work placements Promotional events including skills fairs, charity events, open days and evenings. End of year show case
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ealing, Hammersmith & West London College directly.