Themed Face Painting

L2 Diploma in: Hair & Media Makeup £2,750

Throughout this Diploma qualification you will develop your knowledge and understanding of the skin, health and safety, hair and media makeup products, tools and equipment. You will develop a range of technical skills enabling you to prepare the skin and apply a variety of makeup products, using different techniques. You will also develop a range of basic technical hairdressing skills, which will prepare you for work or the upper levels of learning in this sector

You will cover the following units:

  • The art of photographic makeup
  • Follow health and safety practice in the salon
  • Create an image based on a theme within the hair and beauty sector
  • Plaiting and twisting hair
  • Themed face painting
  • Body art design
  • Colour hair using temporary colour
  • Apply skin tanning techniques
  • Shaping and colouring eyebrows
  • Provide nail art

Entry Requirements:

  • you will need to have a good command of the English language
  • some makeup and hair experience or training or beauty equivalent
  • the ability to complete work on time
  • commitment to the course which is achieved by arriving to every class and on time
  • a willingness to learn

What to expect:

  • This course requires you to practice what you have learned regularly and to show your progress on Skype for your tutor to evidence
  • You will be required to complete 27 assessments at the academy
  • There are 4 external online exam papers attached to this L2 Diploma where you are required to achieve a minimum of 70% per paper to pass and achieve your qualification. You are allowed 3 attempts per paper
  • You will gain your practical knowledge in the classroom, and it is a requirement that you use our monitored online knowledge-based system on a regular basis

Course Duration and Times:

  • 16/20 weeks – 2 days per week – 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. We do our very best to work with you in selecting the days that suit you best but this is not always an option due to other courses running at the academy

Age requirements:

  • minimum 16 years – with no upper age limit


  • you can attend any of our Level 1, level 2 or Level 3 course units
  • L3 Diploma in: Theatrical, Special Effects, Hair & Media Makeup (QFC)