• Comprehensive Makeup Artist Certificate

    Our Comprehensive Makeup Artist Certificate teaches you everything you must know to become a professional makeup artist in the beauty, fashion, and film and television industries. With this certificate's extended curriculum and the guidance of industry professionals, develop the skills you need to work in all areas of the makeup industry, including special effects. Learn to achieve a vast range of makeup looks (daytime, evening, glamour, bridal, runway, editorial and more) using both traditional brushes and the airbrush. Later, practice the advanced techniques involved in the creation and application of prosthetic makeup for photography, stage, film and television. Enhance your studies by learning to create hairstyles for a variety of occasions. Finally, learn how to create a professional resumé and prepare for a formal interview while also examining what is required to open and successfully run your own business. This expanded makeup certificate gives you the knowledge and techniques you need to be able to work at the highest level of professionalism.


    Certificate Essentials:

    You must purchase three of our kits from the Makeup and Esthetics Student Store for this certificate. Our professional film and television makeup kit costs $900 (plus tax) and includes everything you need for our FASH 9230 Makeup 3: Film and Television course. Our professional hairstyling kit costs $575 (plus tax) and includes everything you need for our FASH 9229 Hairstyling for Makeup Artists course. Our professional makeup kit costs $2,750 (plus tax) and includes everything you need for our FASH 9207 Makeup 1 course.

    Classroom and Exam Policies:

    You will be required to work on other students and to let other students work on you in order to gain the skills you need to work on models and clients. You will also be required to bring your own model on occasion and for practical exams.

    Dress Code:

    The dress code for in-class Makeup Artist courses is no eyelash extensions.


    You must have completed grade 12 English. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

    Completion Details

    The order in which you complete the course requirements is only restricted by course prerequisites.

    Compulsory Courses (Seven)