ITEC ITEC Diploma in Fashion, Theatre
and Media MakeUp

About the course

This ITEC Diploma is the must have diploma in the makeup Industry.

ITEC Diploma in Fashion, Theatre, Media & SFX MakeUpYou you will start off from beginners level, right up to Advanced / Expert level.

This comprehensive course is designed to teach all the skills, knowledge, techniques and practical experience required to work at the highest level as a Professional Makeup artist in the Industry, and covers everything from skincare, beauty makeup to fashion, photographic and amazing SFX.


Course Content

  • Skin and Skin Analysis
  • Perfecting Winged Liner
  • Contra-indications and Contra-actions to Makeup
  • Flawless complexion; correcting and concealing
  • Lighting and effects on Makeup
  • Face Charts
  • Day Makeup
  • Bridal Makeup
  • Special Occasion Makeup


  • Evening Makeup
  • Psoriasis, acne, impetigo, herpes and more
  • Smokey Eye
  • False Lash Application (strip and individual)
  • Skin Tones
  • Face, eye, nose and lip shapes
  • Contouring
  • Cosmetic Science
  • Client Consultation
  • Product Knowledge

ITEC Diploma in Fashion, Theatre, Media & SFX MakeUp

Course Content

  • In-depth Skincare and Analysis
  • Recapping Contraindications and contra-actions to Makeup
  • Effects of lighting on Makeup
  • Principles of Colour
  • Artist Preparation
  • Working to a script
  • Hygene and sterilisation
  • Brow artistry
  • Perfecting blending and application techniques


  • Black & White Photography Makeup
  • Eyeliner Techniques
  • Dramatic / Glamarous Makeup
  • Film / TV Makeup
  • Brow Blocking
  • Fashion and Catwalk Makeup
  • Fantasy Makeup (create your own fantasy character)
  • Trend Makeup
  • Peroid and Era Makeup
  • Female-Male makeup
  • Avant Garde Makeup
  • Indusrty Skills: Working as a Makeup artist

ITEC Diploma in Fashion, Theatre, Media & SFX MakeUp

Course Content

  • Period Makeup
  • Elizabethan
  • Geisha
  • Working with latex
  • Blocking out brows
  • Using prosthetic pieces
  • Theatrical aging
  • Injury and Trauma makeup
  • Skin Conditions and disorders


  • Psoriasis, acne, impetigo, herpes and more
  • Tattoos
  • Drug addict effect makeup
  • Fitting and removing bald cap
  • Applying facial hair
  • Character makeup
  • Female-male
  • Stage and Drag makeup


Course Duration

The course takes place over 2 days (10:30am-16:00pm) a week for 32 weeks.

Now Enrolling for September/October 2024

FXMA Dublin 2

2 days a week


The course is delivered by fully registered ITEC tutors with a wealth of experience within all aspects of the industry.

Read About Our Professional Tutor’s here


  • 3250 or €3550 ITEC exam fees paid seperately Special effects Kit will need to be purchased seperately

Payment Plan

Our payment plan for this course without a makeup kit breaks down as €400 deposit, €350 first day payment and €100 a week until payment fully complete.

Our payment plan for this course with a makeup kit breaks down as €500 deposit, €450 first day payment and €100 a week for 24 weeks.

Course Price Includes

  • Makeup Brand Masterclass
  • Inhouse Exam Fee
  • Makeup kit and bag optional add on!!
  • Work experience
  • Discount Cards for major brands