What will you learn in this Makeup Application: Proficiency Course ?

You will learn about different makeup techniques, like contouring, applying eye shadow, foundation and lipstick. You will also learn how to match clients skin types and hair color with the correct makeup, brow shaping and lashes. The course covers business subjects like entrepreneurship, networking, customer service and English for business.

Textbook costs included!

Textbooks can be extremely expensive and some institutions do not include it in the course fee. Not at College SA! Our study material and textbooks are included in the total course price, so you do not have to worry about sourcing your own textbooks. We will send you all the necessary study material to complete this course.

Course Cost and Duration

At College SA we offer you the following ways in which you can pay for your studies:


  • Total Price
    *A once-off R950.00 activation fee applies if you pay by debit order

What is included in the course fees?

  • Text books and study material
  • Courier fee
  • Lash and Brow Services kit items

Course Start Dates

With College SA you can start studying whenever you want, there are no specific course start dates since we offer distance learning. Please speak to our Educational Planners about your enrolment and study options.

Assessments Information

You will need to submit a Portfolio of Evidence or assignments which will be used to determine your competency. Once you have successfully completed the Portfolio of Evidence or assignments you will receive a certificate confirming course completion.

Accreditation Info

Status: Non-accredited course
Type & reward: College SA Provider Programme - certificate confirming course completion
Provided by: College SA
Minimum credits: N/A

College SA has put together a range of courses that address the need for affordable skills development. These courses, made up from a range of providers as well as some of our own proprietary material, have been developed specifically for distance learners to help them gain skills. Although these courses are non-accredited, they are extremely valuable for many students since the information is relevant, up to date and will help you improve your job performance in your chosen field. These courses are typically more affordable than accredited courses, do not require formal exams to pass and are often structured in such a way that you can level up your skills as you go along. They are perfect for self-development and demonstrate to employers/potential employers your willingness to learn and improve yourself thereby increasing your ability to find a job or get a better job.

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Entry Requirements

Beauty Therapy: Short Course

What subjects make up this course:

What are subjects?

Subjects are the particular fields of study that are covered in a course. The subjects below make up this course and will need to be completed in order for you to complete this course.

This is the study material you will receive when you enrol for the Makeup Application Proficiency Course. Your study material for this course includes five study guides, three textbooks and various assessment guides.

Lash and Brow Services

This module covers the theory behind lash and brows. You will learn about brow shaping techniques, lash care, applying artificial lashes and lash and brow tinting. You will also learn how to advise clients.

Networking for Success

You will learn how to build relationships in business that are mutually beneficial. This module covers the do's and don'ts of networking, nurturing relationships and using the telephone, email and internet for networking purposes.

Financial Management Basics

This module is designed to give you a basic understanding of accounting and the processes involved. You will learn about the accounting cycle, income statements, balance sheets, financial statements and budgeting.

Excellence in Service: Basic

You will learn how to approach clients in a friendly, helpful manner. You will also learn how to solve customer related issues effectively, taking into account the basics of communication, choice of language, verbal and non-verbal communication.