BETEC in Theatrical Makeup & Hair

 2 year makeup & hair course 16yrs+

BTEC Level 3 Production Arts (Hair, Make-up and Prosthetics)

Media make-up is a rapidly growing profession within the film, industry TV and theatre, media, fashion and photography industries.  There are increasing career opportunities, while new demands challenge the profession to high levels of creativity and expertise.

Some of the units are as follows:

·       Make- up application skills and creative uses in performance

·       Special effects make up

·       Full body make-up for performers

·       Production arts work shop

·       Production arts planning

·       Hairstyling and dressing for performer

·       Fantasy hair design for performers

·       Period make-up for performing arts

·       Production for theatre performance

·       Make-up using prosthetics

·       Period hair design and wig making for performers

·       Make-up for performers

·       Performing arts business

Waiting List September 2018

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Entry requirements

To begin this study programme you will need... 

·       4 GCSEs at grades A*-C including English and Maths 


·       Performing Arts BTEC Level 2 Diploma at Merit level with Functional Skills/GCSE English and Maths at grades A*-C or 9-4


·       Demonstrate prior experience in the field of performing arts



2 years

3 days per week

9.30am till 3.30pm

Tuesday – Thursday 


Cost of Course Per Year

Year 1 £3,250

Year 2 £2,694

16-19yrs Funding TBC

19yrs+ will need to fund the course individually. 

Kit Information (Included in price above)

Krylon Special Effects

M.A.C Cosmetics

Final Checks Makeup Brush Set

Salon Services Hairstyling kit

Final Checks Uniform