This 2-day taster course for beginners is the perfect way for potential students to experience for themselves the first steps to becoming a makeup and hair artist.
This 2-day taster course for beginners provides potential students a glimpse of how professional artists work behind the scenes. These insightful days are run by The Iver Makeup Academy’s award-winning tutors and cover several basic skills including simple character and SFX techniques.
Hopefully, you will leave us wanting to pursue a career in the media makeup and hair industry.
Should you decide to advance further and enroll in one of our full-time makeup courses, we will deduct the cost of this taster course from your enrolment fee.
Course Payment: A full payment is required to secure a place on this course. We have several options to help fund your makeup course including interest-free payment plans, bursaries, and loans.
Testimonial – “After the taster weekend it was pretty clear to me that this was where I was supposed to be.” Nabeel Hussain – Graduate
Included: All the tools and materials needed to complete this taster course will be provided during each lesson.
At The Iver Makeup 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 full time course. With the exception of taster day 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