This course concentrates on techniques used in hairstyling from the 1920s/1930s/1940s and 1950s. Using pin curls, barrel curls, finger waves and rollers. Creative Skillset Bursary may apply.
We have designed this course to specifically target the precise skills required for this area of the UK film industry. You will learn to create hairstyles from 1920s, 30s, 40s and 50s using wet sets. We will demonstrate techniques such as pin curls, finger waves and roll sets. Perfecting the dressing out of each style and how to troubleshoot.
If you have some working credits on feature films or some equivalent evidence of a body of related work you will most likely be eligible to apply for one of the two bursaries below. (Theatre or TV work can be applicable if you are looking to transfer your skills to also work in Film).
Course Payment: A full payment is required to secure a place on any makeup course. We have several options to help fund your makeup course including interest free payment plans, bursaries and loans.
Included: All the tools and materials needed to complete this course will be provided during each lesson.
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 chosen 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 Certificated Courses.
Visit our aftercare page for more information on the ways we can help students find vital hands-on industry experience.
Please note that we regrettably have limited places for this course, so it is advisable to apply for your course early to avoid disappointment.
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