Retail Cosmetics

This course aims to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to enter the makeup industry. At the completion of first year the students will receive the Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics. At the completion of second year they will partially complete Certificate III in Beauty (See our Beauty course for full details). This is an entry level program in all National Beauty Training and the beginning of a career in the makeup or beauty industry.

Who should apply?

Students who are wanting to begin a career as a makeup artist or gain a traineeship or employment within the beauty, spa or holistic therapies industries. The course involves designing and applying makeup in the general and specialist situations covering every day, bridal, photography and camouflage. Second year incorporates waxing, lash and brow treatments and a more generic look at beauty services. They both include workplace communications and retail training units.

Possible job outcomes

Makeup Artist, Freelance Makeup Artist, Day Spa, Cruise ships, Resorts, Hair Salons, Own Business, Product Educator, Pharmacies, Retail, Fashion Industry, Photography.

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