Cutting edge courses in makeup artistry taught by industry leading makeup artists
Access to 24+ hours of HD video content and tutorials
Ask for assistance at any time
An opportunity to connect with other students globally
Discounts on makeup tools and products
Flexible payment options
Free online portfolio to display your work
7 day money back guarantee
Personal tutor to assist you and mark your assignments
Our courses are cutting-edge professional makeup artistry courses written by some of the best working Makeup Artists in their field. The aim of the courses is to provide you with the knowledge and skills required for a career as a professional Makeup Artist or as a keen hobbyist. Both versions of our course, the Certificate Course and the nationally accredited CUA51020 - Diploma of Screen and Media (Specialist Makeup Services), are up-to-date and comprehensive, covering every aspect of makeup artistry.
The Professional Makeup Artistry Courses are delivered online, consisting of 12 comprehensive modules and 12 corresponding assignments. The courses are designed to be self-paced. Students enrolled in the Certificate Course are provided with 12 months to complete the course. Students enrolled in the nationally accredited Diploma Course are provided with 18 months to complete the course. Extensions are available for purchase if required.
These courses provide students with exclusive access to over 24 hours of professionally shot HD video tutorials. These videos complement the course modules by explaining makeup techniques and processes as well as demonstrating historic, iconic, and on-trend makeup designs.
Expand your knowledge and skills with our online, live workshops. As a student enrolled in our course, you’ll gain exclusive access to our exceptional lineup of online sessions, carefully curated to empower you on your learning journey.
Students have the opportunity to delve deeper into specific areas of interest in makeup by purchasing Advanced Modules. These are similar to short courses and are specially formulated materials to challenge motivated students to achieve more.
We cover everything you need to know to make an informed decision on purchasing your kit. To make this process easier, we have joined forces with leading makeup brands to provide students with incredible savings of up to 40% on makeup products and equipment. Students also have the option to purchase a custom kit which has been specially created by the author herself!
The Institute of Makeup Artistry offers you the most advanced and comprehensive online solution to learning available today. We offer the most thorough home study courses in makeup artistry using the very latest online learning techniques. Our commitment to providing the highest quality training program has resulted in unique teaching and student support systems, which produce unparalleled results.Read more about the Institute
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Rachel Dal Santo, the author of the Professional Makeup Artistry course, is a makeup artist with over 30 years’ experience in many sectors of the makeup industry.
Eryn Shannon is a hair and makeup artist with over fifteen years of experience with a unique range of experience within the beauty, fashion and wedding industries.
Nothing excites Nolene more than gaining knowledge in creativity and sharing it with others.
Catherine has taught art, makeup, and special effects extensively over the past 30 years.
I absolutely LOVED LOVED LOVED my time with IMUA and strongly encourage anyone passionate about makeup who wants a career in the industry or just wants to expand their own artistry skills to take part in this course!Read More
I was so impressed with the resources provided and found the online portal easy to navigate. My trainer was supportive and prompt with all their responses which I found incredibly helpful while learning online.Read More
The messages section was extremely helpful, with both student support and my tutor offering quick and clear responses to my many questions and worries.Read More
I recommend this course to anyone who loves makeup - if you are a beginner who has never picked up an eyeshadow brush or an experienced makeup artist willing to learn something new!Read More
Strathfield South, NSW
It taught me so much more about the makeup industry than is often shown on Instagram and YouTube, and I learned techniques that gave me the confidence to begin working in any avenue of makeup artistry (even including special effects!).Read More
This course has completely transformed my skills in a way I never imagined. I even surprise myself sometimes with the results of my work. I couldn't believe it!Read More
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Warriewood NSW 2102
RTO Code: 45423
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