If you want to work backstage or on-set doing hair and makeup for performers, the Level 2 Hair and Media Makeup Study Programme teaches you a comprehensive range of skills to get you started. You’ll study hairdressing skills including how to style, dress and colour hair using semi-permanent colour, how to do photographic makeup, body art and tanning, alongside key skills you’ll need for working with people in the industry, such as; client consultation, customer care and communication. With help for your maths and English as part of the Programme and our Employability Skills Passport, this course prepares you for moving into work. You’ll complete this Programme with a broad spectrum of skills for working on makeup and hair for performance and photography. You can start work on set or backstage, or continue your studies and progress onto our Level 3 Study programme.
How is the course assessed?
4 x GCSEs at grade 3(D) or above, including Maths and English