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

This course covers makeup techniques, makeup tools, brow shaping and lashes. You will learn how to assess a client, how to choose eye shadows, lipsticks, foundations and concealers. You will also learn about contouring and makeup for specific ages and occasions. This course also covers networking for business, hygiene and professional communication.

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
  • Makeup Application 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

Makeup Application: Proficiency 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 Skills Course. Your study material for this course includes a professional Carmindy 5 Minute Face textbook, four study guides, three College SA textbooks and various ass

Makeup Application

You will learn about different makeup techniques, makeup tools, makeup for different ages and special occasions. You will also learn how to assess clients and match their makeup to their skin tone and hair color.


In this module you will learn about the differences between an entrepreneur, small business manager and an intrapreneur. It will equip you with the key success factors for entrepreneurship and explains the characteristics and important functional management skills that entrepreneurship entails. You will also be introduced to the basic business concepts, business environment and feasible small business ideas.

Excellence in Service: Advanced

You will learn how to understand, monitor, and manage service standards across industries. You will also learn how to select, train and motivate service staff to carry out service standards by understanding their customers and their needs.

Business and Office Administration

This module covers filing systems and record keeping, keeping an office inventory and maintaining office equipment. You will also learn how to handle customer queries, communicate effectively, make travel arrangements and arrange business events. This module also covers business banking and finances.