Hair & Make-up Artistry Training Course

  • Hair & Make-up Artistry Technical Level 2 for 16 - 18 Year Olds
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Hair & Make-up Artistry Training Course

Can I take this course?

Suitable for 16-18 years with a keen interest in the make-up industry and are considering a career as a make-up artist of make-up consultant.

What is included in this course?

The following units will be studied, alongside Maths and English if necessary:

  • Health, safety and hygiene
  • Make-up applications
  • Hair preparation services
  • Continuity planning for make-up services
  • Dress and finish hair services
  • Total look for competition work
  • Face and body art painting
  • Fashion and editorial make-up
  • Eyelash and eyebrow tinting services
  • Anatomy & physiology for make-up artists

This is a technical level qualification. Assessment is as follows; Graded practical assessments 50%, Examinations 30%, Graded synoptic assessment 20%

Assessments are graded as Fail/Pass/Merit/Distinction. The overall qualification is graded as Fail / Pass / Merit / Distinction / Distinction*

Entry Requirements:

  • Ideally Grade D or above in English and two GCSE Grade D or equivalent (BTEC)
  • Commitment to study maths and English if GCSE Grade C has not yet been achieved
  • Purchase of a uniform, full kit and text book prior to the course starting

Course Extras:

Alongside your Level 2 Diploma you may be eligible to complete the following enrichment activities;

  • Eyelash and eyebrow tinting, eyebrow shaping, manicure, pedicure, nail art and gel polish

What can I progress to?

You may progress onto one of the Level 3 programmes

How do I apply?

Please apply via

If you have any questions or would like further information, please call the Academy on 01268 207651 or email

Course Overview

Canvey Beauty & Hair, Essex
Start Date
Full time (3 days)
1 Year
Course Code