Introduction to Prosthetics

Overview

COURSE NAME + COSTS

Introduction to Prosthetics

Non-accredited/recognised short course

$850

CAMPUSES AND STUDY MODE

Face-to-Face, Full-Time

Brisbane and Melbourne campuses

PRE-REQUISITES

  • There are no formal entry requirements for this course
  • Minimum age requirement of 14
  • We encourage you to attend a tour of the academy prior to enrolment

START DATES

08 July 2019

30 September 2019

20 January 2020

DURATION

Full Time

4 days per week, 9am – 4pm

1 week

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • On successful completion you will receive a AACM certificate of participation
  • Non-accredited/recognised short course designed to give you a first glimpse of the special effects industry from industry experts.
  • This course is taught face-to-face at our campuses

This is what it’s all about

Introduction to Prosthetics is a short workshop designed to teach you the skills and techniques to apply basic prosthetic makeup. This course is perfect for those interested in special effects makeup, but with no prior experience. This is a hands on course where you will be taught face-to-face by one of our expert special effects makeup artists. Small class sizes make for an exciting and fun learning environment.

You will learn how to apply prosthetics for use in cosplay, costume, film and television. This course is available for anyone 14+ and will help develop your skills and prepare you to enter one of our Diploma courses.

This is what you get

  • All in class learning materials and all consumables, no hidden costs
  • On successful completion you will receive a AACM certificate of participation

On the final day of the course, a model is required for the application of your prosthetic. Please contact us for more details and if you need help sourcing models.

Successful graduates from the Basic Makeup short course can become successful

  • Freelance makeup artist
  • Makeup assistant

The short course is taught by our highly skilled, industry respected and award winning trainers and will take your skills to that next level. Our trainers actually work in the special effects makeup, film and television industry and have deep connections into the industry.

This short course is a non-accredited/recognised short course designed to give you a first glimpse of the special effects industry. This is not a nationally recognised qualification, however it will provide students with an introductory skillset. AACM is a brand recognised and highly recommended by industry experts.

This is what you will learn

You will watch a casting demonstration, mould and manufacture prosthetics using existing moulds that can be used in cosplay, costume, film and television. This course is available for anyone 14+ and will help develop an introductory skill set and will help you being ahead of the game when entering Diploma level studies.

  • Understanding different prosthetic materials
  • Matching prosthetics to a skin tone
  • Manufacturing prosthetics using existing moulds
  • Painting prosthetics
  • Applying prosthetics

Your Payment Options

The course fees can be paid upfront either per bank transfer or credit card. Your spot is booked and guaranteed as soon as you have paid your fees.

Once enrolled, the course fees can be paid in smaller instalments as long as the full fees are paid off prior to the course commencement. As soon as your first instalment is paid*, your spot is booked and guaranteed.

* minimum of $50 or as agreed

Download our available options: AACM Payment Plan Options

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Key Dates

Commencement Date
08 July 2019
Class 1
08 – 11 July 2019
Monday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm
Commencement Date
30 September 2019
Class 1
30 September – 03 October 2019
Monday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm
Commencement Date
20 January 2020
Class 1
20 January – 23 January 2020
Monday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm
Commencement Date
08 July 2019
Class 1
08 – 11 July 2019
Monday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm
Commencement Date
30 September 2019
Class 1
30 September – 03 October 2019
Monday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm
Commencement Date
20 January 2020
Class 1
20 January – 23 January 2020
Monday – Thursday, 9am – 4pm

Course Recognition

As a Registered Training Organisation under ASQA (RTO 31527), our certificate and diploma level courses are nationally recognized qualifications, which are issued to students after successful completion of a course. The programs are structured in line with National Training Packages, for more information about us and our courses please visit training.gov.au. For more information about our regulatory body, please visit ASQA.

Some short courses offered from time to time may not be recognized courses. Please visit the relevant course pages on our webpage to find our more or contact us to clarify.

Ready to start an exciting career in the special effects makeup industry?

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