Makeup Certificate Course 


Always wanted to learn makeup? But never found the right place to learn?

Welcome to Makeup HQ, a makeup artists dream space.  The studio boasts femininity, a blushing palette, clean natural lines,  with an abundance of natural lighting where artists can be inspired, be educated, feel creative and learn the art of makeup with some of the top industry leaders.

Sara has worked at various makeup schools around Melbourne and trained thousands of makeup students but felt there was a need to create a space where artists could truly create and learn from some of the best makeup artists in Melbourne. So MakeupHQ was founded in 2017, and a light filled space where students and artists can learn not only the fundamentals of makeup but learn in a beautiful yet professional environment. Sara has created a course curriculum that provides students not only with the professional elements of the makeup industry but one that touches on the emerging world of social media and marketing.
Our makeup course are run over two separate modules. These courses have been designed for anyone wanting to kick-start their career in the beauty and fashion industry and will provide you will the confidence in working in areas such as fashion, retail or starting your own business as a freelance artist. 

The beginner makeup course, is excellent for the makeup enthusiast wanting to learn techniques from the hairdresser who owns their own busines right through to beauty therapists who want to add makeup to their existing  list of services. 

Makeup HQ offers a variety of professional makeup courses that is unlike any other makeup class or academes in Melbourne.  Our courses are all about contact hours, teaching our students the real techniques,  meaning we give you the real-life skills to perform a range of makeup techniques on real people, getting you industry-ready. 
We have various study options available and our courses are delivered over eight weeks depending on your study option the student decides on. 

We have day classes, evening classes and weekend classes available as well as other flexible study options.






































































Due to the limited number of spots available we will enroll each student on a first come first serve basis.


Students must be 16 years of age or over at the starting date of the course. Models will also be required to work on from module 2 onwards.  



This will be conducted on your final day of class by one of Makeup HQ  certified makeup trainers who hold there current (Certificate IV Training & Assessment) You will be assessed on the capability technical skill as well as observation. 




·         Workplace Health & Safety and Hygiene Procedures

·           Face Charts 
·         Product knowledge/Tools/Equipment
·         Foundations – Colour theory
·         Contouring and highlighting/Face Shapes
·         Corrective eye techniques, shadow application

·         Application of Individual and Full Bar lashes

·         Shadow techniques

·         Glamour/Classic Eye 

·         Cut Crease 

·         Red Carpet Glamour   




*upfront payment receives 10% off tuition fee. 

Students receive a FREE 14piece brush set upon enrolment. 


Advanced Makeup Course


The advanced course has been designed for the already working makeup artist or self-taught makeup artist wanting to advance their skills to the next level. This course features intensive airbrushing techniques as well as more advanced techniques.


Course Content:

·         Airbrushing Techniques, including creative, red carpet & bridal makeup 
·         Mature Makeup 
·         Fashion Makeup 
·         Photographic makeup for editorial- learn how to apply makeup for campaign work

·         Bridal Makeup 

·         HD/TV Makeup 





*upfront payment receives 10% off tuition fee. 

Tools and Equipment

The Elementwo Essentials Kit is required to purchase onto of your tuition fee which inlcudes the following:

  • Pro System Compressor + SP35 Airgun

  • Foundation Kit (colour of your choice) - 5 x10 ml

  • Blush Kit (colour of your choice) - 5 x 10 ml

  • Contour Kit - 5 x 10 ml

  • Airbrush Cleanser (240ml)

  • H20 Infusion Moisturiser 30ml

  • Flawless Finish HD Translucent Set Powder 

Cost: $479 

Students will receive a discount of up to 30% when purchasing the kit directly through MakeupHQ. Students are encouraged to buy the elements or may choose to use another brand but will need to check this with trainer upon enrolling into the course. 








Tuesday Evening 
Beginner 8 week Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks


Monday - Thursday Day Time 
Beginners Makeup Course 

6.5 hours a week for 4 full days

10am - 5pm 

Weekend (Sunday) Day Time 
Beginner Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks

10:30am - 1:30pm 

Wednesday Evening  
Advanced Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks

6:30pm - 9:30pm 

Monday - Thursday full-time 
Beginner Course 

6.5 hours a week for 4 full days

10am - 5pm 

Weekend (Sunday) Day-time 
Beginner 8 week Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks

10:30am - 1:30pm 

Monday Daytime 
Beginner 8 week Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks


Tuesday Evening 
Beginner 8 week Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks


Monday -  Day Time 
Beginner 8 week Course 

3 hours a week for 8 weeks

10:30am - 1:30pm 

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