Level 2 Hair and Media Make-Up

Retail and Commercial Enterprise

Retail and Commercial Enterprise
Retail and Commercial Enterprise

What will you be working towards?

Code 8006/010
Qualification Type Other Regulated/Accredited Qualification
Qualification Level Level 2
Course type Full Time


This Level 2 Diploma in Hair and Media Make-Up aims to provide you with a full range of skills and knowledge, which will equip you to seek employment or further training within the make-up Industry. These skills include carrying out services such as applying make-up including photographic, tanning, shaping eyebrows, eyelash perming and nail artistry. The final unit of work 'Create an Image Based on a Theme' will give you 'artistic license' to create a look including hairdressing skills.

How will it be delivered?

You will build up a portfolio of work to showcase your skills which are assessed against awarding body standards. You will also complete a selection of unit papers to assess your knowledge.

Entry requirements

You must achieve at least four GCSEs at D/3 or above in different subjects including English and/or maths, or an equivalent Level 1 vocational qualification.

Your next steps...

Following successful completion of this qualification you will have the skills and knowledge to progress onto make-up qualifications at Level 3. Alternatively you will be prepared to work in a number of employment destinations such as; photographic studios, department stores, make-up stores or salons and mobile / home-based salons.