Prosthetic Flat Moulding Course for Beginners


Perfect for Beginners, our Prosthetic Flat Moulding for Beginners Course delivers intensive training to learn the basics of creating and sculpting your first prosthetic piece.

Seventa Makeup Academy delivers the most current and essential skills required to work in the SFX Makeup Industry.

|| All equipment and products you need are supplied on this course and are yours to keep || Work Experience Placement after your course || Small Class Sizes, so you receive the attention you need || Join our Award-Winning Makeup School based in the heart of London’s West End || Courses taught by Industry and Award-Winning Experts || Personalised Education & Progression Plan ||


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This particular course is offered either as Classroom Based Learning or Live Remote Learning.

Classroom based learning means you will attend the academy in person to participate on your course.

Live Remote Learning Course ie. outside the classroom (at home) means you do not attend the course at the academy but attend via a series of live video meetings working with your Tutor and SFX Makeup Kit, that we will provide and send to you before your course commencement date.

Current and Future students will both be able to have access to either Classroom Based Learning or Live Remote Learning on courses where it is available.


This course is run over 4 Evenings 18.30 – 21.30. Check the course enrolment section down below for dates.



1 to 1 & Live Remote Learning: This course is also available as a 1 to 1 personalised course or via our Live Remote Learning option, providing direct 1 to 1 attention with your tutor for £887 GBP.


This course is ideal for anyone who would like to learn the most fundamental aspects of creating and sculpting your own prosthetic pieces. Get confident with product knowledge and how to safely apply and remove pieces from your clients and models. Learn the basics of anatomy and colour theory to create truly camera-ready prosthetics.

This course provides students with the essential standards and skills required for casualty SFX work in the Theatre, Film or TV Production.

No previous experience necessary, this course works for students new to the makeup world and to current artists alike. However, you may wish to consider doing the Introduction to SFX Makeup Course also.

This course is taught by industry experts to give you the best insight and practices of the techniques currently being used in top FX workshops.

After completing an SFX Makeup Course at Seventa Makeup Academy we will invite you to a work experience placement with our partners Exilian Studios.

Carving a real reputation for themselves, Exilian Studios provide quality character design and creation for the Film and TV industry. Credits include ITV, BBC, FOX, SKY, C4 and having the pleasure of working with stars like Ian McKellen, Amanda Donohoe and Samantha Bond.


This course will teach you how to sculpt a realistic wound using clay. Having sculpted the wound, you will be taught how to create the mould and pull, paint and apply your first prosthetic piece.

You will be using industry-approved materials such as Monster Clay, Addition Cured Silone, Silicone pigments to mention but a few.

You will also be taught the most current hygiene and health & safety standards.

Your progress will be recorded via images/video and together with your Diploma Certificate, you will receive a collection of resources and all the images/video taken throughout the course.


→ Introduction to the SFX specialist kit and products
→ Health, safety and hygiene
→ Research techniques
→ Anatomy, texture, examples and usage
→ Creating your first sculpt
→ Skin tones
→ Preparing the mould
→ Cap plastic
→ Edges
→ Pulling your first prosthetic piece from the mould
→ Colouring
→ Application and removal


The Prosthetic Flat Moulding for Beginners Course awards participants with a Seventa Makeup Academy Diploma Certificate which is fully insurable and allows students to apply professional makeup on private clients for any occasion.


Professional SFX Kit & Tools Included: At Seventa Makeup Academy all products and tools you will need for the course are provided in a kit we have developed for you to use during your course. You also get to keep the kit and tools, so you can continue to practice when your course has ended. Only professional brands are used.


Discounts of 5% are offered on courses when booking additional future courses and a bigger discount of 10% is available when booking 2 or more courses together.

Students are also automatically registered on our Professional Makeup Artist Discount Program for 30% off the Ten Image Professional product range.


Students can advance their skills further by completing our Casualty SFX Makeup Artist Course or expand your skillset with our Bald Cap Application Course. You could even explore other areas of makeup with one of our Professional Makeup Artist Courses.


Due to Covid-19 schedules are not shown for some courses. However, dates are available to enrol on courses due to take place from April 2021 onwards. Please complete the Pre-enrolment Questionnaire below and a Student Development Advisor will contact you to discuss suitable dates and options.

Please note: This course requires a minimum of 2 students to be enrolled, or this course may be rescheduled. Alternatively, students have the option to upgrade their course to a 1 to 1 Personalised Course, with direct 1 to 1 attention with your tutor to proceed with the scheduled course dates.

Dates listed are provided for guidance and are subject to change. You will have the option of choosing and securing suitable course dates once your enrollment application and course fees have been paid.

Please note all course dates are subject to availability and subject to change without notice.



Completing this pre-enrolment questionnaire helps us to advise you which course or courses are best suited to you, and which ones will get you on the path to being a makeup artist in the area of the industry that you are most interested in.

Once we have received and reviewed the details you have provided you will be connected with a Student Development Advisor who will discuss the different options available with you and start creating a Personalised Education & Progression Plan that will be tailored to you and your needs.

The Student Development Advisor will also provide you with more information about what next steps are required to complete your enrolment and secure your place on an upcoming course. Eg. Payments, Finance Applications, etc. This is followed by choosing dates from the course schedules.

We look forward to seeing you in class!


Our cancellation policy applies to all courses. Once paid your course will be confirmed and no refunds can be issued. A change of dates may be requested by you with 4 weeks (Professional Courses) or more notice.

For courses where only a deposit (20% of the course fee) has been paid and you cancel (not change dates), the deposit is forfeited and is non-refundable.

Placement on a course or courses is subject to availability and we have the right to cancel or make changes to course dates without notice.

Most courses (refer to individual course pages) require a minimum of 2 students to be enrolled or the course may be rescheduled. Alternatively, students have the option to upgrade their course to a 1 to 1 Personalised Course (where available), with direct 1 to 1 attention with the tutor to proceed with the scheduled course dates.

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