SHB30221 Certificate III in Makeup - Online

Become a Certified Professional Makeup Artist

Does the idea of becoming a certified makeup artist and making your name in the beauty industry excite you? Then look no further! The Nationally Recognised SHB30221 Certificate III in Makeup is your gateway to mastering professional makeup artistry!

Start Date
Start Anytime.
This course can be completed successfully in 18 weeks for full-time study or up to 42 weeks for part-time study plus term breaks.

Course Overview

Course Modules

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Career Outcomes

  • Freelance or Retail Make-up Artist
  • Retail Cosmetic Assistant
  • Salon / Make-Up Studio Owner

Course Fees Include

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Payment Options

  • NSW Government Smart & Skilled Training Program 
  • Upfront Payment (with a discount), 
  • Payment by Term
  • Payment by Weekly Payment Plans

NSW Government Smart & Skilled Training Program

Subject to your eligibility, this training is subsidized by the NSW Government. TMT is an approved Smart & Skilled Provider. The cost to complete this qualification is determined by your personal circumstances and availability of the Smart & Skilled Subsidies.

NSW Smart and Skilled Subsidy Requirements

  • 15 years old or over
  • no longer at school
  • living or working in NSW
  • an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, humanitarian visa holder or New Zealand citizen.

Course Deposit

A course deposit of $500 must be paid to enrol in this course if you choose any payment options other than the NSW Government Smart & Skilled Training Program. The deposit can be paid upfront or via a weekly payment plan of $50 per week for 10 weeks. 

Makeup Kit

Students are required to purchase a student retained makeup, hair styling, lash tinting and eyelash extension kit. An extensive kit is available to purchase from our preferred supplier Kryolan Professional Make-Up for $1500 to $2,000 or alternatively you can purchase your own equivalent products through retailers such as Adore Beauty.

Work Placement

Work experience is not mandatory for this qualification; however, this is a highly practical course. We strongly recommend you undertake work experience with a suitable industry employer. You are responsible for arranging your own work experience. The course provider will also offer support and guidance to assist you.

Course Entry Requirements

TMT accepts students who are 16 and have completed year 10 or equivalent, there is no maximum age limit. If you are an international student, you must have a minimum English language level of IELTS 5 or equivalent.International Students must be at least 18 years of age.

Applicants without completing year 12 are required to do the LLN Test [Language, Literacy and Numeracy Test], this test is used to identify any supports a student might require.

Study Requirements

For full time study, this course requires 30 - 35 hours nominal hours of study per week. This consists of attending live online classroom sessions, watching video recordings, structured learning activities, including homework, assignments, assessment preparation and online study. Makeup is a practical hands-on discipline, you are required to do practical exercise and work experience at home or at commercial settings.

About The Course

Get Qualified To Start Your Dream Career as a Professional Makeup Artist or Beautician

Are you ready to turn your love for makeup into a thriving career? Do you dream about learning to create different stunning looks that highlight your future clients' best features? Does the idea of becoming a certified makeup artist and making your name in the beauty industry excite you? Then look no further! The Nationally Recognised SHB30221 Certificate III in Makeup is your gateway to mastering professional makeup artistry!

This comprehensive online course contains core and elective modules meticulously designed to cover all facets of makeup artistry. You'll gain hands-on experience creating various looks, from perfecting the basics to exploring advanced techniques. Learn the intricacies of colour theory, facial anatomy, and skin types. Master bridal, special occasions, creative and airbrush makeup to cater to diverse client needs. The elective units offer a chance to specialize further, whether in airbrush makeup, hairstyling for makeup artists, or mastering the art of photographic makeup. This course combines practical skills and artistic expression, ensuring you can take on any makeup-related challenge and role.

Upon completing this Nationally Recognised course, you’ll unlock fulfilling career roles in the beauty industry. Whether you aspire to be a freelance makeup artist, work in the entertainment industry, join a fashion house, or specialize in bridal makeup, this course lays the foundation for a successful career. You could also explore roles in retail cosmetics, become a makeup consultant, or even venture into teaching makeup skills to others. The SHB30221 Certificate III in Makeup is more than just a course; it's a stepping stone to a world of opportunities in the vibrant and creative field of makeup artistry.

Can't Afford to Pay the Course Upfront?

Do you want to study the course but can't pay upfront? No problem! This course comes with various payment options, such as payment by term, payment by weekly payment plans, or Fee Subsidy through the NSW Government Smart & Skilled Training Program.