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VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Theatrical, Special Effects and Hair and Media Makeup

COURSE OVERVIEW

The VTCT Level 3 Diploma in Fashion, Theatre and Media Hair and Make-up is a technical level qualification that provides you with the knowledge, understanding and skills to work as a makeup artist.

The content of this qualification is comprised of all the required elements to enable you to work effectively as a makeup artist including:

  • Monitor and maintain health and safety practice in the salon
  • Client care and communication in beauty-related industries Apply airbrush make-up to the face
  • Camouflage make-up
  • Media make-up
  • Fashion and photographic make-up
  • Style and fit postiche
  • Apply prosthetic pieces and bald caps
  • Design and apply face and body art
  • Creative hairdressing design skills

FURTHER INFORMATION

Age 16-18 Years

You must have successfully completed the Level 2 Diploma in Hair & Media Makeup or another relevant subject.

You must have a minimum of 3 x GCSEs at grade 3 or above – to include Maths, English and Science

A friendly mature attitude, good communication skills, punctuality and impeccable attendance, as well as taking pride in your personal appearance.
If English is not your first language, then you should have achieved a minimum of Level 1 in English reading, writing and listening.

An interview is required for this course.

We require a minimum of 95% attendance, so please ensure that you can commit to the course days/times prior to accepting any offers.
You must show commitment and flexibility as due to exams, department trips and training days, timetable changes may occur.
Age 19+

Grade 4 (C) or equivalent in GCSE English, Maths and Science is desirable, but not essential.

An interview is required for this course.

A friendly mature attitude, good communication skills, punctuality and impeccable attendance, as well as taking pride in your personal appearance.

If English is not your first language, then you should have achieved a minimum of Level 1 in English reading, writing and listening.

We require a minimum of 95% attendance, so please ensure that you can commit to the course days/times prior to accepting any offers.

You must show commitment and flexibility as due to exams, department trips and training days, timetable changes may occur.

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Financial support

The applicable fees for this course, including any available discounts, will be listed in the information above.

How to apply

Once you have created an account, you can easily apply to your chosen course and track the status of your application at any time.

HOW THE APPLICATION PROCESS WORKS

Step 1

Set Up Your Account

You’ll be prompted to create an account which will allow you to log in to our Application Tracker website whenever you wish. This will provide you with important information and you can also track the progress of your application.

Step 2

Apply

Complete each step of the application form and then submit your completed form. We’ll let you know when we’ve safely received it with an acknowledgement email.

Step 3

Application Review Meeting

Before offering you a place at college, we’ll meet with you (either in person, by telephone or online). We’ll send you a link to our booking page where you can select a time that’s convenient for you.

Step 4

Accept Your Place

Offers will be sent to you via the email address you have provided. The offer will be conditional, based on predicted GCSE grades. You’ll need to accept your offer within 14 days to secure your place.

Step 5

What next?

Once you receive your GCSE results, you’ll need to get in touch with the college to inform us of them and start your enrolment process.

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