Shop 17, Renaissance Arcade Pulteney Street Adelaide South Australia 5000 +61 8-8223-3233
  • Established 1998
  • Location Renaissance Arcade Pulteney Street Adelaide South Australia 5000
  • Type Private
  • Vice principal
Media Makeup Academy and Agency was established in 1998. Director, Bec Cochrane has experience ranging from retail cosmetic makeup, to professional Freelance for television, photography fashion and SFX work and take an active role in curriculum development and training for the academy. Bec is a board member of the Hair and Beauty Association SA and helps to promote and enhance the industry for greater employment outcomes. The international focus of the academy is what sets it apart from other nationally accredited courses. A job board is posted on this site listing industry employment opportunities. This enables present and past students to access a variety of career related jobs.
Combining excellence in theory, training and practical application, the Media Make up Academy and Agency is one of Australia's leading make up schools. The Agency maintains these high standards through its impeccably trained staff, its national and international focus and its employment statistics.
Media Makeup Academy and Agency offers following Certificates and Diplomas

The aim of this course is to provide an understanding of the practical skills, knowledge and principles required to work in the retail cosmetics industry and as a Professional Photographic Make up Artist for Weddings in a studio or outdoor environment.

A comprehensive and diverse course uniquely designed for participants who wish to not only be able to offer the practical & technical skills required to cater to the demands of the media makeup industry but also wish to be involved in the industry whilst training.

SACE Courses:
This course is designed for participants who are currently at Secondary School and wish to gain practical skills required to work as a retail cosmetic consultant and photographic makeup artist for school formals. The course incorporates a School Formal Makeup Shoot for portfolio use.

Short Courses
This course is designed for individual participants who wish to gain practical Airbrushing technique skills to work in all areas of make up, from personal make up application to camouflage, wedding make up, fashion hi def, tattoo transfers and stencils.

Make up artistry is a highly competitive industry in which success is derived from the quality of the training and your dedication to achieving the highest standard possible. At Media Make up Academy and Agency we offer reputable training in Make up Artistry & Technology. The courses are designed to equip the learner with all the skills necessary to gain employment within the Cosmetic & Media Industry. The skilled and creative make up artist requires not only artistic and creative ability but also the ability to be an expert technician, a consultant, salesperson and a communicator.