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SHB30221 Certificate III in Make-Up

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SHB30221 Certificate III in Make-Up

CRICOS Course Code





· Local (Full-Fee)


1 year


Refer to course brochure

Delivery Mode

· Face to Face

Entry Requirements

· Year 10 School Certificate or equivalent or higher; or

· Pass the Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) test conducted at Perth College or Beauty Therapy.


· CUA51020 Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Make-Up Services)

· Employment as a Make-Up artist. Work is typically conducted on a freelance basis in settings such as make-up studios, retail cosmetic counters, fashion and media sets and photography studios.

Intake Dates

For course intake dates, click here.

Payment Options

· Full-Fee

Start your dream career and get qualified across a range of exciting specialty areas including make-up design and application, make-up techniques (make-up for photography, remedial camouflage and airbrushing), cosmetic tanning and much more. Upon completion of the course you may choose to begin your career within the make-up industry as a make-up artist for special occasions, bridal make-up, photography, TV, film, fashion, or as a retail make-up consultant.

This course has 15 units of competency, which includes 8 core units and 7 elective units. Learners must complete all 15 units to complete this course.


Core Units of Competency
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBRES003 Research and apply beauty industry information
SHBXCCS008 Provide salon services to clients
SHBXIND003 Comply with organisational requirements within a personal services environment
SHBXWHS003 Apply safe hygiene, health and work practices
SIRXOSM002 Maintain ethical and professional standards when using social media and online platforms
SHBBMUP009 Design and apply make-up
SHBBMUP010 Design and apply make-up for photography
SHBBMUP013 Design and apply creative make-up


Elective Units of Competency
Unit Code Unit Name
SHBBINF002 Maintain infection control standards
SHBBCCS005 Advise on beauty products and services
SHBBBOS007 Apply cosmetic tanning products
SHBBMUP011 Design and apply remedial camouflage make-up
SHBBMUP012 Apply airbrushed make-up
SHBHDES002 Braid hair
SHBHDES004 Create classic long hair up-styles

Learners that successfully complete this course will be issued with an Australian Nationally Recognised qualification:

  • SHB30221 Certificate III in Make-Up

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Why Choose Us?

We have over 30 years of Beauty training experience

Our courses are driven by industry

Our Trainers are experts in their field

We have fully equipped and resourced Make-Up studios

Our graduates are highly regarded in industry

We are one of Australia’s longest running Registered Training Organisations (RTO Code: 0249)

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This course is Nationally Recognised in Australia and is recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Want to know more?

Perth College of Beauty Therapy is one of Australia’s longest operating Registered Training Organisations (RTO Code: 0249). We focus on the student experience, ensuring to create a positive learning environment, conducive for learning. Our courses are driven by industry to make sure our graduates are job ready. These fundamentals, along with our expert Trainers and purpose built facilities have been the building blocks to our long term success.

Take the first step towards your new Career

and talk to one of our Course Admissions Officers today!

Phone: 08 9361 3111

Email: enquiries@perthcollege.com.au

339 Albany Highway, Victoria Park, WA 6100