The International School of Make-up Artistry, based in Galway, has a wide variety of diploma courses to suit all ages and levels. Whether you are just starting out and would like to become a professional make-up artist, or you currently have a qualification in make-up or beauty and would like to enhance your skills, the school has courses designed to suit.
Many graduates are now enjoying freelance careers as a make-up artists working for themselves. There are many great advantages to a freelance career, as you can design your career to suit your lifestyle. Some graduates continue with their full time or part time profession and opt to work part time as freelance make-up artists, specialising in weddings and special occasions. Others work full time as a freelance make-up artists. Others have chosen to work for a cosmetic company. This is a great option also as there is a wide variety of career choices when working for a company, and many perks such as a discount on the products, plus opportunities to do make-up for events, such as fashion and TV shows. Every day offers something different for a make-up artist, which is part of the fun when having such a creative career.
The school has helped place more than 90 per cent of graduates in secure employment worldwide. The qualifications from the school are recognised internationally, therefore graduates are qualified to work in Ireland or abroad as make-up artists, and will be eligible to receive insurance cover as a professional make-up artists.
The School of Make-up Artistry has been in operation for more than three years. Many companies contact the school on a regular basis when hiring for full time/part time and freelance opportunities. The school offers advice on how to get started in the industry, as part of your training, and the opportunity to return to the school when you have completed your training for guidance on your CV and portfolio, interview skills, etc. It also offers work experience in the college for all graduates.
For more information on part time or full time options, contact [email protected] or phone 087 1214678.