Bridal and Special Occasion makeup  6 practical sessions


The Bridal and Special occasion make-up course is suitable for beginners and those who want to improve their make-up skills to work within the

Wedding Industry and/or specialise in occasion makeup.

The course teaches application of day make-up, special occasion, evening, 

bridal and strip lash application.





Course Content

  • Health, safety & hygiene

  • Consultation techniques

  • Contra-indications and Contra- actions

  • Identifying a variety of lip, face and eye shapes and how application of make-up should be adapted

  • Creating a flawless finish

  • Winged Eyeliner

  • Applyin Strip Lashes

  • Various Special Occasion Makeup styles for all ages 

  • Bridal trials 

  • Organising Wedding day schedules

  • Aftercare Advice

  • Price guides

  • Advertising 



Course Syllabus

Home study: 

  • Health, safety & hygiene

  • Contra-indications

  • Contra-actions

  • Makeup guide

Studio: (Sequence of learning may vary)

Session one

Consultation Techniques 

      Applying correct products/brushes/tools

      Basic Makeup Demonstration on mannequin/student practical

Session Two

    Makeup demonstration/student practical on model


Session Three

  • Bridal Trial Techniques 

  • Applying strip lashes on Mannequin/student practical 

  • Bridal Makeup Demonstration/student practical on model

Session Four

  • Model Demonstration and student practical   

  • Applying strip lashes to Model 

  • Q&A 

Session Five


   Evening Makeup Demonstration  / Student practical on model

Session Six

   Model Student Practice on choice of one or two Makeup Styles learnt 


Courses run on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays with the flexible choice  split into half days 10-1pm or 1pm-4pm over a few days or weeks to suit your requirements.

Nationally accredited qualifications 

Qualification: Diploma Level 3

You will need to provide your own model for the sessions. Your model will need to arrive with no makeup.

Please also bring your camera

You will need to provide your own brushes.

All makeup will be provided, for use on the day. 

You will need to obtain your own student insurance to work on models and for case studies.

Student Insurance can be purchased from Professional Beauty Direct for approximately £20 per year ​

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Following on from the 6 training sessions you will complete case studies, with at least 3 make-up looks to complete on family and friends:

Day, Evening, Bridal (with at least one application of strip lashes) 


When you have successfully completed your training course(s), you will receive a diploma certificate issued by The Hair and Makeup Academy and accredited by PBD. This not only demonstrates your commitment to the training, but also allows you to obtain Public Liability insurance so you can start offering treatments to paying clients from home or mobile.

                                                                                                        Cost: £695.00