NZ Certificate in Makeup and Skin Care [Level 3]

Study Options

Full-time, Part-time


17 weeks


Level 3

We are still contactable about this programme

Interested in this programme? Gayle Simon the programme secretary is working remotely and can still be contacted via phone: 06 830 1562 or email:

Go Places with World-Class Beauty Skills

If you’re interested in learning all the essentials about skin care and makeup this certificate is the one for you. You’ll acquire world-class skills so you can advise people on their skin and the products that’ll make them look and feel wonderful!




There are two entry dates per year:

  • February
  • July


Academic Criteria Required

  • Meet the NCEA Level 1 entry requirement, OR
  • Provide evidence of achievement at an equivalent level, OR
  • Attend an information session with a member of the academic staff and successful completion of the alternative academic entry test.




EIT offers a variety of scholarships across various subjects and programme levels.  Some scholarships are based on your age, some are specific to the subject you want to study.  Not all scholarships are based on your academic ability and anyone wanting to study should investigate what scholarships are available to them.  

You can find a list of EIT scholarships here however there are many more scholarships offered nationally.  Information about these is on an database called “givME”. givME is accessible at EIT or at some public libraries. If you would like to come to EIT to look through the giveME database don’t hesitate to contact or call in for a chat.