Prosthetics and Bald Caps

Course type

Short Course


5 days

The 2 week course also teaches you the theory of prosthetics and working procedures, health and safety practices, mould making, sculpting, silicone runs, preparing moulds, and the application of silicone pieces with make-up to achieve a finished look.

The course fee includes use of the brush set and products from our complete kit.


Course content

Based in our custom designed and state of the art workshop, our special short make-up course for Prosthetics and Bald Caps not only teaches you the basic skills of designing, making, and applying silicone pieces, but also covers prosthetics theory and safe working practices.

You will learn how to apply a vinyl bald cap, as well as designing, making, and applying silicone pieces.

Students have free reign to design their own silicone character faces.

Who it's for

This is an open course for all people who wish to develop their skills in prosthetics and bald caps. We take students on this course with no previous and training or qualifications. 

HETV working group endorsed

This course has been endorsed by the high-end TV working groups, supporting the continued professional development of the high-end TV industry and crew.

Bursaries available

There are ScreenSkills bursaries available to cover some or all of the costs of this course - including travel, accommodation, subsistence, care or disability access support to attend this course. To find out more about the support you may be eligible for, click the button below:

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Contact information

Contact name

Leda Shawyer


+44 (0) 20 8579 9511

Training provider

Prosthetics and Bald Caps

Delamar Academy

Delamar Academy London Creating the best make-up careers since 1986

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