Certificate in Fashion Make-up Artistry

Develop core skills and knowledge in make-up artistry, hairstyling and communication. Participate in competitions. Build your skills to work in pharmacies, cosmetic counters and make-up houses. Or do editorial and photographic make-up and hairstyling.

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What you will learn

  • Day make-up, fashion make-up, catwalk make-up and accompanying hairstyling techniques
  • Editorial/photographic make-up, character/period make-up and hairstyling
  • Portfolio development
  • Practice professionalism and customer service
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Industries

Career options

Work as a freelance make-up artist in the fashion industry. Or work as a counter representative for cosmetic companies and department stores.

  • Make-up Artist
  • Fashion Make-up Artist
  • Make-up Counter Salesperson

Further study options

Do special effects make-up. Perfect for Wellington's film industry.

We get to be creative all the time. I like choosing challenging looks.
Rachel
Rachel, Make-up Artistry Student

Upcoming start dates

  • 6 March 2017
  • 17 July 2017

For open days, enrolment deadlines and other important dates check our calendar.

Entry criteria

Under 20

  • Literacy- 8 NCEA credits Level 1 or above
  • Numeracy- 8 NCEA credits Level 1 or above

20+

If you’re 20 years or over, contact us to see if you qualify for special admissions on our programmes.

International

  • Literacy- 8 NCEA credits Level 1 or above
  • Numeracy- 8 NCEA credits Level 1 or above

International students - minimum IELTS (academic) score of 5 with no band score lower than 5.

What it will cost

Local

  • Fee: $3,140

    In addition, you are required to provide a make-up kit and digital camera for photographic work.

  • Course related costs: $380

  • Student services fee: $220

    Your student fee is included in your course fees. It is not billed separately. Amount shown is based on full year study. More details.

This programme qualifies for student loans and allowances. More details

International

  • Fee: $9,700

    This fee is in New Zealand dollars.

    In addition, you are required to provide a make-up kit and digital camera for photographic work.

  • Course related costs: $380

Where will my course be?

The Wellington CBD campus is at 11-17 Church Street, Wellington.

Read more about our Wellington CBD campus.

Ready to enrol?

Local

Applying online is easy and takes only about 10 minutes.

You will need a few details:

  1. An email address you check regularly.

  2. The phone number of someone willing to be your emergency contact.

  3. Your date of residency if you are a permanent resident in NZ.

If you have your NZQA National Student Number and/or a WelTec Student ID it will help us process your application faster.

International

To enrol as a international student you will need to download and complete our international enrolment form.

Once completed, you may submit the form and accompanying documentation directly to WelTec International, or go through one of our registered recruitment agents.

Documents and other details


Offered by:
School of Creative Industries
Offered by:
Te Ranga Ahumahi o ngā Hāpori
Formal programme title:
Certificate in Fashion Make-up Artistry (Level 3)
Programme code:
HV4468
We get to be creative all the time. I like choosing challenging looks.
Rachel
Rachel, Make-up Artistry Student