Why study with us?

We breath, live and love all things beauty!

We provide innovative, hands-on courses in Specialist Makeup, Cinemagraphic Makeup and Beauty Therapy within our state-of-the-art facilities.

The courses are delivered by our passionate and experienced trainers who are accomplished Beauty Therapists and Makeup Artists. Their extensive industry knowledge and experience enables them to give students true insight into the industry.

We pride ourselves on the depth of our courses, ensuring our students are up to date with the latest techniques, trends and practices.

Through our trainer’s industry experience and our innovative, hands-on courses, students leave our school with the knowledge and skills required to get started in the industry.

Purpose Built Facilities

Makeup Course Classroom in Brisbane
Makeup Course Classroom in Brisbane

OUR BEAUTIFULLY DESIGNED CLASSROOMS ARE STATE-OF-THE-ART

We provide cutting-edge facilities and resources for the students in our makeup courses. Our dynamic, practical, experience-focused style of teaching provides an unparalleled learning experience, preparing students for entering the makeup industry at the end of the course.

We use the Latest Professional Quality Products

Makeup Colour Pop
Makeup Colour Pop

Our classrooms are stocked with the latest professional and salon quality makeup used in the industry. We teach you how to work with the best products to prepare you for the future.

Industry Expert Trainers

Eye Makeup by Brisbane Student
Eye Makeup by Brisbane Student

Our amazing trainers are creative, industry experts. They have worked in a variety of different makeup fields, including entertainment, fashion, and retail. Our trainers use their diverse experience to help and support you all the way through your makeup course.

Brisbane students will have the chance to learn valuable skills and knowledge at the National Academy of Beauty, from basic makeup application to special effects makeup, all with the help of our trainers.

Industry Skills

Special Effects Makeup by Brisbane Student
Special Effects Makeup by Brisbane Student

Providing one of the best makeup artist courses Brisbane has to offer, studying at the National Academy of Beauty will help you develop skills crucial to working in the makeup industry. Completing your Diploma of Specialist Makeup Services CUF50407 will give you skills in:

Makeup Application

Hair Styling & Extensions

Special Effects Makeup Application

Air Brushing

Understanding Industry & Industry Methods

Getting You Makeup Job Ready

After studying makeup at the National Academy of Beauty, you’ll have the skills to launch straight into a career. Our well-rounded course ensures you’re taught the skills required to work in Fashion, Television, Theatre and Film.

Further Study Options could Lead You to a Degree

Obtaining your Diploma of Specialist Makeup Services CUF50407 will give you all the skills and more to work professionally in the makeup industry, as well as provide a solid foundation for a Bachelor of Creative Arts.

Makeup Course Units

Code Module Name
Core units

CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-up Services)
CORE UNITS
CUAIND502 Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge
CUAPPR505 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts
SPECIALIST UNITS
CUAMUP401 Design, apply and remove make-up
CUAMUP402 Maintain make-up and hair continuity
CUAMUP403 Style hair for performances or productions
CUAMUP502 Design and apply specialised make-up
CUAMUP503 Design and apply special make-up effects
CUAMUP504 Create prosthetics for special make-up effects
ELECTIVE UNITS
CUARES402 Conduct research
BSBCMM401 Make a presentation
BSBREL401 Establish networks
CUAPRP401 Coordinate props
BSBSMB304 Determine resource requirements for the micro business
SHBBMUP001 Apply eyelash extensions
CUA51015 Diploma of Screen and Media (Cinemagraphic and Special Effects (SFX))
CORE UNITS
CUAIND502 Maintain and apply creative arts industry knowledge
CUAPPR505 Establish and maintain safe creative practice
BSBCRT501 Originate and develop concepts
SPECIALIST UNITS
CUAMUP401 Design, apply and remove make-up
CUAMUP402 Maintain make-up and hair continuity
CUAMUP404 Style wigs and hairpieces for performances or productions
CUAMUP502 Design and apply specialised make-up
CUAMUP503 Design and apply special make-up effects
CUAMUP504 Create prosthetics for special make-up effects
CUAPRP401 Coordinate props
CUASFX401 Create a special effects item
BSBSMB304 Determine resource requirements for the micro business
SHBBMUP005 Apply Airbrushed make-up
CUAMUP403 Style hair for performances or productions
CUAPRP402 Use casting and moulding techniques to make props

Entry Requirements

As per the training package, this qualification has no pre-requisites.

In order to qualify for this course, you will be required to complete a pre-training review and either successfully complete a Language Literacy and Numeracy test or be able to provide valid evidence of Year 12 completion.

Course Recognition

RPL/Credit Transfer is offered to all students upon enrolment (additional costs for RPL apply).

Payment options


Course Fees

For all course fee information please click links here: Beauty Course Fees, Makeup Course Fees

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