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SOUTH AFRICAN QUALIFICATIONS AUTHORITY 
REGISTERED UNIT STANDARD: 

Perform make-up services for all occasions 
SAQA US ID UNIT STANDARD TITLE
377486  Perform make-up services for all occasions 
ORIGINATOR
Task Team - Beauty and Skin Care 
PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QUALITY ASSURANCE FUNCTIONARY
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FIELD SUBFIELD
Field 11 - Services Personal Care 
ABET BAND UNIT STANDARD TYPE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL CREDITS
Undefined  Regular  Level 4  NQF Level 04  10 
REGISTRATION STATUS REGISTRATION START DATE REGISTRATION END DATE SAQA DECISION NUMBER
Reregistered  2018-07-01  2023-06-30  SAQA 06120/18 
LAST DATE FOR ENROLMENT LAST DATE FOR ACHIEVEMENT
2024-06-30   2027-06-30  

In all of the tables in this document, both the pre-2009 NQF Level and the NQF Level is shown. In the text (purpose statements, qualification rules, etc), any references to NQF Levels are to the pre-2009 levels unless specifically stated otherwise.  

This unit standard replaces: 
US ID Unit Standard Title Pre-2009 NQF Level NQF Level Credits Replacement Status
114811  Prepare for and apply, day, evening, bridal and photographic make-up  Level 3  NQF Level 03  10  Complete 

PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD 
The person credited with this unit standard is able to plan, prepare and apply make-up services their workstation and client for fantasy make-up application for all occasions.

The qualifying learner is able to:
  • Prepare a workstation for a make-up service.
  • Consult, plan and prepare a client for a make-up service.
  • Perform make-up for a specific occasion.
  • Provide after-care advice for make-up services. 

  • LEARNING ASSUMED TO BE IN PLACE AND RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING 
    It is assumed that a learner will be competent in:
  • Communication skills at NQF Level 3.
  • Mathematical literacy at NQF Level 3. 

  • UNIT STANDARD RANGE 
    Make-up for a specific occasion includes but are not limited to:
  • Fantasy, theatre, photography, business, camouflage, etc.

    Make up products may include:
  • Foundation (liquid/solid), concealers, powders, eyeshadows (matt/frosted), eyeshades, blushes, mascaras (powder, liquid, wand), lipsticks, Lip glosses, pencils , pre make-up products and stabilisers.

    Make-up equipment may include:
  • Pencil sharpeners, brushes, sponges, applicators, pallets, lash curlers, artificial lashes, tweezers, magnifying mirror, containers/tray etc, spatulas and make up box. 

  • Specific Outcomes and Assessment Criteria: 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 1 
    Prepare the workstation for make-up service. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Reasons for maintaining personal hygiene, protection and appearance are explained according to organisation policies and procedures and occupational health and safety legislation/regulations. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The workstation is set up to meet legal, hygiene, safety and service requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    The use and availability of protective equipment for the client is explained in accordance with organisational policies and procedures. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    Lighting is set in accordance with make-up application requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    Ways in which to minimise and dispose of waste from services are explained in accordance with organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 6 
    The condition in which the work area should be left is explained in terms of organisational procedures. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 2 
    Consult, plan and prepare the client for make-up service. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Client information is obtained and recorded in accordance with organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    A skin cleansing product that matches client's skin type is selected for cleansing purposes. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    A make-up plan is designed and agreed with the client to achieve the desired results. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 3 
    Perform make-up for a specific occasion. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Make-up products are selected, prepared, and arranged to maximum efficiency of service. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The client's face shape, areas for highlighting, shading or correction are described in accordance with pre-determined make-up plan. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Colour design principles are explained in terms of make-up techniques. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 4 
    Colour design principles are applied to meet the occasion. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 5 
    Sequencing of make-up application is explained according to organisational requirements. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 6 
    Blending techniques are used to blend and mix products and colours to suit the client's skin type, shape and skin condition. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 7 
    Make-up products are applied using the equipment and tools in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions and safety and hygienic practices. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 8 
    Safety and hygienic practices are followed and adhered to throughout the make-up service. 

    SPECIFIC OUTCOME 4 
    Provide after-care advice for make-up services. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERIA
     

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 1 
    Make-up removal techniques are described in accordance with manufacturer's instructions. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 2 
    The importance to advise client on the lasting effects of make-up is explained to avoid future claims and/or other demands. 

    ASSESSMENT CRITERION 3 
    Sales opportunities for further make-up services and products are identified and recommended to the client. 


    UNIT STANDARD ACCREDITATION AND MODERATION OPTIONS 
  • An individual wishing to be assessed (including through RPL) against this unit standard may apply to an assessment agency, assessor or provider institution accredited by the relevant ETQA.
  • Anyone assessing a learner against this unit standard must be registered as an assessor with the relevant ETQA.
  • Any institution offering learning that will enable achievement of this unit standard or assessing this unit standard must be accredited as a provider with the relevant ETQA.
  • Moderation of assessment will be conducted by the relevant ETQA at its discretion. 

  • UNIT STANDARD ESSENTIAL EMBEDDED KNOWLEDGE 
  • Make-up products.
  • Different make services for different occasions. 

  • UNIT STANDARD DEVELOPMENTAL OUTCOME 
    N/A 

    UNIT STANDARD LINKAGES 
    N/A 


    Critical Cross-field Outcomes (CCFO): 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO ORGANISING 
    Organise and manage oneself and one's activities responsibly and effectively in order to maintain a clean and safe working environment. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COLLECTING 
    Collect, analyse, organise and critically evaluate information in order to perform and conclude various types of make-up applications to suit specific occasions and/or contexts and client preferences. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO COMMUNICATING 
    Communicate effectively in order to correctly in order to obtain relevant information from client through questioning and record all relevant client details for future reference. 

    UNIT STANDARD CCFO SCIENCE 
    Use science and technology effectively and extensively in order to demonstrate correct uses, removal, storage and disposal of products as well as the basic product application. 

    UNIT STANDARD ASSESSOR CRITERIA 
    N/A 

    REREGISTRATION HISTORY 
    As per the SAQA Board decision/s at that time, this unit standard was Reregistered in 2012; 2015. 

    UNIT STANDARD NOTES 
    This unit standard replaces unit standard 114811, "Prepare for and apply, day, evening, bridal and photographic make-up", Level 3, 10 credits. 

    QUALIFICATIONS UTILISING THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
      ID QUALIFICATION TITLE PRE-2009 NQF LEVEL NQF LEVEL STATUS END DATE PRIMARY OR DELEGATED QA FUNCTIONARY
    Elective  80646   Further Education and Training Certificate: Beauty and Nail Technology  Level 4  NQF Level 04  Reregistered  2023-06-30  SERVICES 


    PROVIDERS CURRENTLY ACCREDITED TO OFFER THIS UNIT STANDARD: 
    This information shows the current accreditations (i.e. those not past their accreditation end dates), and is the most complete record available to SAQA as of today. Some Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionaries have a lag in their recording systems for provider accreditation, in turn leading to a lag in notifying SAQA of all the providers that they have accredited to offer qualifications and unit standards, as well as any extensions to accreditation end dates. The relevant Primary or Delegated Quality Assurance Functionary should be notified if a record appears to be missing from here.
     
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