Certificate in Theatre and Special Effects Makeup

Provided by COSMOPROF Academy

Course introduction


This fun and creative course will train you on popular stage makeup looks and special effects makeup techniques.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure

Theatre Makeup

  • Types of stage makeup cosmetics
  • Lighting considerations
  • Face shapes / bone structure
  • Highlighting / Shading / Contouring
  • Make up for male and female performers
  • Clown makeup
  • Range of makeup looks from iconic stage productions
  • Ageing makeup
  • Opera Makeup
  • Face Painting / Henna Art

Special Effects Makeup
  • Types of products for creating special effects
  • Create injury effects
  • Create cuts / bruises / scars / perspiration effects
  • Create burns / bullet holes / wrinkled skin effects
  • Transforming features using modeling / wax / putty
  • Fitting a bald cap
  • Creating complete looks using stage and special effects techniques

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Programme Duration

14 Lessons

Fees & Funding

Course Fees

S$ 1926.00 (inclusive of 7% GST)

* Free Special Effects Kit Worth $200