Introduction to Bridal and Evening Make-up

This Introduction to Bridal and Evening Make-up course at Glasgow Clyde College is suitable for anyone interested in make up and can be tailored to meet your existing skills. The course covers make-up artistry techniques for weddings and special occasions.

An industry expert will teach you the skills and techniques required to apply make-up to a professional standard suitable for young and mature clients.

Course content

This SQA unit covers:

  • identifying and working with various skin types
  • identifying contraindications to treatment
  • preparing for and carrying out a cleanse, tone and moisturise
  • equipment, products and materials necessary for bridal or evening make-up
  • salon procedures and health and safety regulations
  • corrective make-up. 


This course is eligible for Individual Learning Account (ILA) funding.

Using ILA Funding online  

Your ILA Funding must be in place before attempting to book using this discount code.

Step 1: Enter discount code ILA200 to your online booking.
Step 2: Add your ILA Personal Reference Number & Account Expiry Date to the comments box which will allow us to process this for you.

If SDS have not sent these details to you, then your funding is not secure therefore please do not use the discount code.

If you do, without providing these details, you will lose your balance payment.

Entry requirements (minimum)

This course is suitable for those with knowledge of facial skin care and day make-up but may also be studied by those with little or no knowledge in this area.

You are required to provide 2 models during this course for assessment purposes. Models should include both young and mature skin types.

Progression routes

Successful completion of this unit may lead to opportunities for employment in a role using make-up. It may also lead to the candidate able to gain access to a range of other related subjects in make-up, beauty therapy, hairdressing or spa treatments.


12 Week(s)


£350 (including £99 beauty kit and set of make-up brushes)


£350 (including £99 beauty kit and set of make-up brushes)

Contact us

T: 0141 272 3276


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