The Elite Makeup Course


Course Dates *

*Please note that course dates are subject to change


2020 Course Dates

ESSENTIALS: Saturday 13th June: Every Saturday 10-4.30pm for 5 weeks Express
ADVANCED: Saturday 5th September: Every Saturday 10-4.30pm for 5 weeks Express


ESSENTIALS: Monday 15th June: Every Monday evening 6-9pm for 10 weeks
ADVANCED: Tuesday 20th October: Every Tuesday evening 6-9pm for 10 weeks(No Class Melbourne Cup)

ESSENTIALS: Tuesday 11th August 2020: Every Tuesday evening 6pm-9pm for 10 weeks
ADVANCED: Tuesday 20th October 2020: Every Tuesday evening 6pm-9pm for 10 weeks (No Class Melbourne Cup)


ESSENTIALS: Monday 10th August + Tuesday 11th August 2020: 10am – 4pm – Every Monday and Tuesday for 3 weeks EXPRESS
ADVANCED: Tuesday 1st September + Monday 7th September 2020: – 10am – 4pm – Every Monday and Tuesday for 3 weeks EXPRESS


ESSENTIALS: Sunday 4th October 2020: Every Sunday 10am-4:30pm for 5 weeks EXPRESS (No class Cup Weekend)
ADVANCED: Sunday 15th November 2020: Every Sunday 10am-4:30pm for 5 weeks EXPRESS


Course Duration : 20 weeks studio work

The 20 week course starts with 10 weeks of  Make-up Artist Essentials during the evenings from 6pm -9pm. Then on completion of Make-up Artist Essentials, you commence 10 weeks of  the Advanced Makeup Techniques component of the course

This course combines Makeup Artist Essentials – Bridal, Red Carpet  & Fashion & Advanced Makeup for Editorial, Bridal and Media. For students who want a career in the makeup industry this is the complete course for you.

  • We provide all makeup for you to use during class time – you will only need to purchase the equipment kit which is yours to keep.
  • Make-up kits can be purchased during and after your course

Topics covered

Please see each individual course listing for the full description of topics covered.

Course Cost:

Tuition fee: $2190 + $495 Makeup Artist Essentials Kit

Required Cost: 

Makeup Artist Essentials Kit: $495.00

Makeup Artist Essentials Kit MUST be paid by week 1. Professional 20 piece brush set, tool belt, black mascara, mascara wands, lip wands, brush cleaner, mixing palette, 3 packs of eyelashes and wipes. You can view the Makeup Artist Essentials Kit here.

Additional Optional Airbrush Kit = $320, including airbrush gun, compressor.

Optional cost of the bi-annual photoshoot: From $310
This includes photographer, professional models, and photo editing


Deposit Payments can be made through our website or alternatively you can contact our landline on (03) 9614 0129Under NO CIRCUMSTANCES will we email you our banking details. Our banking details can only be obtained by CALLING our office landline phone on (03) 9614 0129.

Payment Options:

If you want to enroll into 1 or 2 workshops only please call us on (03) 96140129 or email us at – to enroll you in separately.

Elite Hair and Makeup Academy wants to make learning stress free and affordable as part of our service to our students we give you 2 options to pay for all courses

OPTION 1  Pay the balance of the course week one + $495 Makeup Artist Essentials Kit if not purchased prior 
OPTION 2 – Tuition fees can be paid off over a 8 week payment plan. Pay for first payment of tuition + $170 Kit on week one. The balance of the course is paid off by week 8. Money is debited each Monday. Payment plans are by CREDIT CARD ONLY. Once course commences no refunds will be issued on monies paid.

All Credit Cards will incur a surcharge of 1.55% per transaction. 

Terms and Conditions : 

  1. A NON REFUNDABLE deposit of $600 is required (for each course you enroll in,) to secure your place in the course. However, it can be transferred to another course date within a 12-month period at the discretion of the director as long as all Fees from the original enrolment have been paid.
  2. All Course Fees must be paid by week 5. Funds not paid by week 5 will be automatically debited from your nominated account.
  3. No refund will be issued after course commencement. Once you commence the course and decide to withdraw from the course, full payment must be completed within 7 days of withdrawal.
  4. Paintbox Cosmetics Pty Ltd Trading as Elite Makeup and Hair Academy reserves the right to cancel or amend any course that does not have the required enrolment numbers.
  5. All withdrawals from any course must be submitted in writing. If the withdrawal is submitted 7 days before class starting any payments or deposit are NON-REFUNDABLE. However, this course can be moved to another date within a 12-month period.
  6. Closed-toe shoes must always be worn during class time.
  7. No Certificate will be issued to students who have not completed at least 80% of the course they are enrolled into or if they have not fully paid for the course after completion.
  8. Deferrals of courses enrolled rest on the Director’s discretion and deferral request to be submitted in writing.
  9. Individually, each class is worth a total of $150. This total is inclusive of training, administration costs and facilities.

i. Evening Classes 6 pm – 9 pm equates to one class.

ii.Daytime Classes 10am – 4:30pm equates to two classes

10. Four missed classes may be rescheduled in the consecutive intake, with arrangements made within the duration of the course only. If a student missed 4 or more classes, the will be required to re-enroll and complete the course, which will result in additional fees. All requests must be submitted in writing and approved by management.

11. All Credit Cards will incur a surcharge of 1.55% per transaction.