Why study with us?

We want to be the best we can be. We invest in our facilities, bring on passionate trainers and tirelessly work on building our culture.

We want our students to be inspired and connected to each other to ensure that their training experience is not only enjoyable but prepares them for work with the very best skills. Watch the below video to find out more.

CMA Graduates 2017 from CMA on Vimeo.


About us

CMA is the winner of the ‘2017 ACT Small Training Provider of the Year’ award. This mark of quality means you’re in the best hands in Canberra!

CMA Training Group, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). Established in 1998, CMA Training group offers nationally recognised training specialising in ‘Makeup, Beauty, Massage and Business.’

Today’s industries professional must not only be competent in all facets of Makeup and Beauty, they must also possess proficiency in a number of other skill sets such as marketing, customer service and business management. CMA’s focus on Makeup, Beauty, Massage and Business will ensure your training goes beyond the basics. Your ability to embrace new technologies, techniques and equipment will finely hone your skills, building the best foundation for success.

All CMA course content is thoroughly researched for accuracy, effectiveness and relevance, and constantly evolves to embrace new techniques and changing trends. CMA provides personal customer service to all students, and employs credible trainers with working knowledge in their field.

CMA’s goal is to always ensure learners can effectively transfer their learning into practical behaviours that make them effective in their workplace. In an industry which is continually evolving with fashion and trends, CMA engages the philosophy that formal training is only the beginning of the learning process as we only stop improving when we start believing we have nothing else to learn.


CMA Training Group is a Registered Training Organisation (national provider number: 88123). This guarantees you are choosing a school which will provide you with relevant, industry-valued qualifications which are nationally recognised.

If you see this logo, you can be assured that the training you’re undertaking is nationally recognised. For further information contact the National Information Training Service or visit their website: www.training.gov.au.

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CMA is a member of ITECA, the Independent Tertiary Education Council Australia.

ITECA is the national peak body representing independent providers in the higher education and vocational education and training sector.





As an ITECA member CMA adhere’s to ITECA’s Code of Ethics for education providers. This means:

As quality providers of tertiary education, we fully support the new guidelines outlined in the Codes, which strengthen the transparency of student recruitment practices and set a process of continuous improvement on the delivery and learning outcomes of our training.

We recognise that adherence to the standards set out in the Codes is binding so that the community can trust that if they study with an ITECA member, they are studying with a high quality and accountable provider.We will be evaluating our operations and processes in accordance with the requirements of the Codes.

The Codes are a tangible way we can demonstrate our commitment to quality, integrity and student welfare as ITECA members.



CMA’s most recent registration audit report can be accessed HERE.