Elite Hair & Makeup Academy is conveniently located in Melbourne’s CBD, it is Victoria’s #1 Make-up School offering short courses in hair & makeup artistry showcasing the skills and experience brought by Justine Poniris, Educator of the Year 2020. 


We are the Number #1 School for Work Experience and Job Placements for Makeup Counters & Freelance work.

When you study with us, you'll get: 

  • Practical, hands-on training
  • A supportive & fun environment 
  • All the skills to start work as a Makeup Artist

Elite Hair & Makeup Academy Courses

This course includes:

It gives you all the knowledge and skills you need for a career in the Makeup industry.

Elite Make-up Academy in conjunction with Doyle’s Academy is offering a Certificate III in Make-up SHB30215. This course is designed to give you the appropriate skills to enter the Make-up industry, where you can design and apply make-up for all different types of occasions and events across the beauty, fashion, screen, stage and entertainment industries.

A beginners makeup course where students are provided with the skills and knowledge required to enter the makeup industry. Learn Bridal, Red Carpet & Fashion makeup looks. Students require no prior makeup knowledge or experience. Being involved in the makeup industry provides you with a wonderful career full of excitement, opportunity and diversity.

The course is suitable for makeup artists who are currently working in the makeup industry and/or students who have completed the Makeup Artist Essentials – Bridal, Red Carpet & Fashion course and want to advance their skills to further their career. Students in this course will gain industry work experience and will have the opportunity to learn from industry makeup artists demonstrating the latest trends in makeup straight from Fashion Week and other editorial work.

Learn amazing hairstyling techniques suitable for editorial work, special events, photoshoots, fashion runways/events, and bridal styling. You can study these workshops all together for more comprehensive training or separately to simply polish up on a particular aspect. Specially designed for makeup artists and hairstylists, these workshops are great for professionals wanting a career in freelance styling or purely to further their existing skills and knowledge.