Professional Make-up Courses

Certificate in Professional Make-up

Certificate in Professional Make-Up


Course Information

1. Base/Preparation Work

  • Preparation before Make-up
  • Foundation Application & Nose Shading
  • Corrective Make-up (Contour Highlight & Shading)
  • Blusher Application
  • Eye Enhancement
  • Eyebrow Shaping
  • Lip Shaping
  • Concealing

2. Basic Make-up Look

  • Leisure Day & Night Make-up
  • Theory on Lighting
  • Nude Look
  • Theory on Colour Combination & Co-ordination

3. Specialized Make-up Look Part I

  • Make-up for Male (stage & photography)
  • Make-up for Elderly

4. Complimentary Techniques Part I

  • Basic Manicure for Bride
  • Basic Bridal Flower Arrangement

Classroom demonstrations followed by hands-on practice sessions, working in pairs. All students have to go through an examination after completing the training. The examination consists of the following:

  • Natural make-up practical exam (30 minutes)
  • Sophisticated make-up practical exam (45 minutes)
  • Theory Paper 100 questions (45 minutes)

Course Commencement

6 December 2017
Day Class: Wednesday & Thursday (10am-5pm)
Evening Class:
Monday, Wednesday & Friday (6:30pm – 9:30pm)

Grading of the qualification

i. The Practical Exam has to achieve at least a pass grade of 50%.

ii. The Theory Paper has to achieve at least a pass grade of 50%.

iii. The Theory grade will be combined with the Practical grade to achieve an overall three grade that students may achieve: Pass Grade – 60% to 74% Credit Grade – 75% to 84% Distinction Grade – 85% and above

iv. If a student is unsuccessful in any area, they will be expected to re-sit only the area where they have not achieved a pass grade, to which they will be referred. Referrals should be completed within 6 months of the original examination. Extensions to this time-frame must be applied for in writing.

Course Fee & Entry requirements

Course Fee: $1100

Duration: 2 months

i. Minimum age: 16 years old

ii. Minimum academic qualification: PSLE or equivalent

iii. Language proficiency: Pass in English or Mandarin at PSLE or equivalent