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Hair and media makeup

Combine creativity and customer focus with a career in media make up artistry.

Train in media make up artistry at our industry salons. You will learn the skills and knowledge to progress to a range of exciting careers. 

If you have ambitions of working self-employed in the media make up industry, including weddings and proms, this could be the right course for you. 

You will learn how to design and apply body art and develop quality media make up techniques.


  • Media make up artistry - Develop the skills needed for fashion, theatre and media make up, learning about prosthetic work, skin camouflage and casualty make up.


We offer qualifications in media make up artistry qualifications at Level 3.


Our commercial salons offer you the opportunity to learn the ropes of salon management. The working environment is exactly like that you will find in other commercial salons, featuring hair washing and hair cutting stations and relaxing beauty therapy rooms.

You will have the opportunity to serve paying customers who need a range of treatments. You will develop your technical and employability skills by taking part in work experience at our salons.

Career pathways

A career pathway is a series of building blocks that will take you to your future career. This helps equip you with the skills, attributes and knowledge that future employers want, giving you a greater chance of success.

Our career pathway maps will show you the best routes through college, higher education and employment and into the most popular industry sectors.  

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Industry partnerships

Our salons are run in partnership with Wella, a major haircare and styling company. We also work closely with Dermalogica, a well respected care products company.

We have partnered with a number of local hair salons, so you will benefit from masterclasses and guest industry speakers in a range of topics.