NVQ LEVEL 3 MEDIA MAKEUP – VTCT ACCREDITED
Welcome to our brand-new Level 3 VTCT Qualification in Media Makeup. Here at Dolly Bird Studios we don’t do anything by halves, we are constantly striving to give our students the best in media makeup training and product knowledge, by no means is this course any different. We are a studio with other 12 years of experience and accredited with VTCT to give you an industry recognised qualification. We want to go above and beyond for all of our students, and we aim to equip you with all of the skills you need to leave the Academy at the end of your course and pursue a successful makeup career in media makeup.
INTRODUCTION TO THE MAKEUP ARTIST LEVEL 3 COURSE
This qualification will run one day a week for 12 weeks. This is an intense, fast track course that requires your dedication, commitment and motivation. We recommend booking onto this diverse make-up course with the intention of attending each week, having enough time at home to practice and catch up. We would only recommend booking onto this course if you can commit and demonstrate the utmost dedication.
We have a flexible approach to accommodating our students to ensure we exceed your expectations at every opportunity. Unlike your usual colleges we have the freedom of being privately run so although we have to meet all the very specific criteria of our awarding body VTCT we also want to bring this training experience into the 21st century for you. We want to push your media makeup artistry to the next level.
WHY COMPLETE A VTCT LEVEL 3 QUALIFICATION IN MEDIA MAKE-UP ARTISTRY?
A VTCT Level 3 Qualification in Media Make-Up Artistry is an accredited industry recognised diploma giving you a professional artist title. A qualification will set you apart from the crowd, proving to potential employers you are competent in this area of expertise but also determined and dedicated in your ability to successfully work towards and complete a qualification. After successful completion of this course it will then allow you to gain professional insurance covering you legally in your future career. Once you have both a qualification and insurance this then allows you the opportunity to pursue the wonderful world of pro discounts, allowing you up to 40% off on such world renowned brands such as MAC and Mehron, Wigs Up North, NARS, BOBBI BROWN, and the list goes on. Our courses are held in small groups of 6 to maximise learning.
WHAT WILL BE ON THE COURSE?
You will be covering everything you need to pass the qualification plus much more; including things such as;
➖ Skin types/skin tones and different eye shapes
➖ Blending and shading
➖ Working with Latex
➖ Realistic bruising / placement
➖ Different types of blood
➖ Nose and scar wax
➖ Injury over time
➖ Making negative moulds with A&B
➖Making negative moulds with latex
➖ Applying Latex prosthetic pieces
➖ Applying and removing Facial postiche
➖ Understanding different types of products and their purpose
➖Character building from a brief
➖ Kit recommendations
➖ How to take the best pictures
➖ How to set up your lighting
➖ Social Media Training
The course will be focusing around being an all rounded special effects MUA. It is so important to us as mentors that you leave our academy being able to achieve realistic makeup, casualty and halloween makeup and feel confident in all areas of the trade. We want our students to be able to succeed, strive and excel in all aspects of special effects makeup artistry and feel confident no matter what the brief is given, all in time for halloween if you wanted to do clients over this busy time!
WHAT WILL YOU GAIN?
🏆 VTCT Certificate of completion
👏🏼 Industry recognised qualification
✍🏼 Practical knowledge to work as a Special effects Makeup Artist
📸 Lots of pictures and evidence to start promoting your services
ℹ️ The ability to get insurance with any insurance company
💥 On site experience, on a live set and
🧠 Guest artists that specialise in special effects
% The ability to get PRO DISCOUNT- Up to 40% off big brands like MAC, Mehron, Wigs Up North, NARS, BOBBI BROWN and much more.
WHEN DOES IT START?
Our next courses start:
We will be offering this course as a full day course and also as a night school:
📆 22nd JULY
HOW MUCH IS IT?
This course is a total of £1495 and can be paid and purchased in a number of ways.
1️⃣ Pay a deposit of £500 (over the phone/Online) to secure your place then pay the course off on 1 lump sum of £995 on your first day.
2️⃣ Pay a deposit of £500 (over the phone/ Online) to secure your place. This can be paid in smaller instalments (as long as it is all paid off by the end of the course) THEN pay off the remaining sum in weekly payments of or monthly payments. We will set up and agree to a payment plan with you.