Course Information

VTCT Level 3 NVQ award in Fashion and Photographic Make-up

Vocational Training Charitable Trust

Below are the sessions that are available for this course.


This qualification is about developing your creative make-up skills for fashion and photographic work in a way that enhances your own professional profile. The ability to research, plan and create a range of make-up looks to a given brief, in conjunction with others, is required in this qualification. The ability to evaluate the results against the design brief is also required.

Additional Information

This course will be delivered and assessed in fourteen weeks. Students who do not have a suitable uniform will be required to purchase a uniform and kit on commencement of the programme.

Terms & Conditions

Students will be required to purchase a uniform on commencement of the programme.

Course Content

Design and create fashion and photographic make-up

Assessment Method

A combination of practical observations, assignments/portfolio and a written paper are used to assess this qualification.

Progression Opportunities

Students who successfully complete this qualification may choose to undertake further study. Qualifications you could progress to include Level 2 diploma in Beauty therapy, Level 2 diploma in Hairdressing or level 3 in Theatrical Make-up. This qualification would also allow you to seek employment in the make-up industry on a permanent or free-lance basis.

Entry Requirements

Level 2 Award in Make-up or equivalent qualification.