Our 3-week prosthetic module is brought to you by industry professionals who alternate between teaching and working on set. In an intense 3-week module, participants will learn a large variety of skills. This course takes you through the fundamentals of lifecasting, sculpting, mould making and application needed to create bespoke prosthetics.
Screen prosthetics is a practical discipline in a fast moving industry. To succeed in it you need to master the techniques required by today’s employers, learn how the industry works and know how your role fits into it.
The Iver Makeup Academy’s 3 week prosthetic makeup course is brought to you by industry professionals who alternate between teaching and working on set as prosthetic makeup artist.
In an industry that constantly changes and develops, this guarantees that the techniques taught are the most relevant and contemporary skills, by specialists who are regularly active at the forefront of screen prosthetics and makeup FX.
Screen prosthetics is a practical discipline in the fast moving industry. To succeed in it you need to learn prosthetic makeup techniques required by today’s employers, how the industry works and know how your role fits into it.
Entry requirements: Must be aged 18+ and pass an interview. No formal qualifications are required. All we ask is that you have a passion and drive to learn.
Course Payment: A full payment is required to secure a place on this makeup course. We have several options to help fund your makeup course including interest free payment plans, bursaries and loans.
Included: Students will be provided with all the materials required to complete the course.
Getting into the prosthetics hair and makeup industry
At The Iver Academy, you don’t just benefit from the best tutors in the industry; our placement agency helps students find real industry work experience and placements once they have finished their further prosthetics makeup course. Your placements will be relevant to the skills you have learned. This is a free service that is available to all graduates of our courses.
Visit our aftercare page for more information on the ways we can help students find vital hands-on industry experience.
Please note that if you are enrolling on our Advanced or Intermediate Makeup & Hair Artistry Certificate courses, then the Prosthetics course is already included as a module.
Formal training is a must if you are serious about a career in Media Makeup, Hair and Special Effects. Once you have decided which course is right for you, take a look at the options below. If you need any more information or advice we are here to help.
- BAFTA Scholarship
- ScreenSkills Bursaries
- IMA Interest-Free Payment Plan
- IMA Bursary
- Financial Help for Adult learners from Northern Ireland
- Other Grants and Benefits
- Princes Trust
- CSN-Student Funding
- Overseas students
- Graduate Advice
Find out more here about funding