Join our growing makeup community today!

Our programs and courses have been thoughtfully built from the relevant experiences of our artists.

This means that our courses give you more than just a firm understanding of all things makeup artistry but also that once completed you will have a certificate that is recognized by the best of the best in the beauty industry; a certificate you can use to shape your career. Private career colleges such as Trena Laine have their own policies and procedures, but also follow government guidelines developed to help program providers meet their commitments to students and their industry.


Why Join Today?

Our current programs and courses are designed for aspiring artists regardless of your level of experience, previous training or certification. We pride ourselves on providing post-secondary online education that is accessible, flexible and fun. Trena Laine requires all students to be minimum 16 years of age or have parent/guardian written consent.

Get Started!

Registering for any course or our full program is easy in a few steps.

1 . Select a course or class and add to cart

2. Check out your cart

3. Begin studying

4. Login and out anytime to continue with your studies

Additional Information

Students must meet ALL of the following criteria:  

  1. Be at least 18 years of age prior to admission (19 for out of province); and  
  2. Optional completion of virtual meeting online with Trena Laine to provide further proof that the student is qualified to study with our Professional Makeup Artist Certification Program and  
  3. English is the student’s first language. Please outline below if English is not first language. 

All Programs In addition to each program’s admission requirements. all international applicants must demonstrate that they are proficient in the English language in order to be successful in their online and/or workshop training.  

Unless specifically stated in the program admission requirements, English language proficiency requirements can be satisfied if the applicant has earned a high school diploma from secondary school (or above) in a system in which English is the official language of instruction. If English was not the applicant’s first language, the applicant will need to meet the minimum English Language Proficiency standard. English test scores are valid only if dated within two years of application.  

Trena Laine will accept students who achieve a benchmark of CLBA 11 (Stage III covers advanced language ability) upon completion of the following Canadian Language Benchmark testing,  if not able to provide a high school diploma from secondary school. CBLA self-testing can be achieved here.

Further information on the Canadian Language Benchmark can be found here or by downloading the CLB PDF document.

The CLB-OSA is an online self-assessment tool for people who are interested in assessing their English as a Second Language (ESL). These tests are based on the Canadian Language Benchmarks (CLB) and will assess your language proficiency in reading and listening. 

If you require any assistance, you may connect with us We will do our best to guide you so you may study your new artistry career with us.

By becoming a Trena Laine student your purchase is considered a non-verbal or non-written contract that you, the student,  agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit any portion of the learning materials you receive from us, use of the service, or access to the service or any contact on the website through which the service is provided, without express written permission by us.

This contract along with your program purchase also serves as our agreement for your use of studying online with our platform. We are confirming an easy process that allows students to study with us and have access to their studies immediately. 

Students who purchase all of our other individual courses will receive an immediate confirmation email within 1 hour of purchase, which will include details of how to access all your course information and unique login information. Upon booking you will also receive direct access to our founder Trena Laine and her team who are here to guide you through this course and support you with any questions that you have. These courses are self-paced but that doesn’t mean you are alone. We will work with you through these courses to ensure you feel comfortable with what you are learning and never feel stuck in your progress.

Students are responsible for keeping their login details secure and private. Students must also ensure they have suitable access to the Internet and equipment required to complete the course (desktop or laptop computer, smartphone etc.) in order to access and complete their course. No refunds can be issued due to failure to ensure this before booking.

All Trena Laine certificates are issued by email after completion of your purchased course. Certificates are provided as a digital certificate to reduce our carbon footprint. Students are responsible for ensuring they contact us by email once they complete their training at

*Please note that NOT all of our courses and classes provide you with a certification upon completion. Please take extra care and time when reading our course descriptions and be sure that you have a clear understanding of which classes you are purchasing. If you are unclear on which courses you should be signing up for that would best fit your needs please don’t hesitate to get in touch with us by, we are here for you.

We currently accept course payments via all major credit cards Mastercard, Visa or Amex through our online merchant Stripe.

If using a code or discount, please take special care to enter that promo code correctly at time of checkout. Our payment system does not allow for reversed or adjusted payments at this time. If uncertain, please email us at

Trena Laine does not offer refunds for any of our courses. Our payment system is not set up to offer refunds of any kind so please take your time before submitting payment to ensure no errors have been made.

There is no time limit set for you to finish any of our courses or our Professional Makeup Artistry Certification. We understand that life gets busy and schedules change, which is why we offer a work at your own pace agenda.

We reserve the right to refuse service to anyone for any reason at any time.

About Trena Laine

Our founder Trena Laine spent over 16 years studying skin and makeup techniques so she could empower others with her skills and education. Trena started in the beauty industry as a facialist and skin therapist with a special interest in clients skin problems and concerns in 2004, she is well known in the wedding and events industry for helping her clients glow and allowing their natural beauty to shine. Trena has built an award-winning team over the last 10 years to help her run her successful Alberta based business. Her signature makeup look is highly sought after and Trena takes great pride in teaching all of her industry tips and tricks in her courses.

Our goal with these courses is for you to feel ready to launch the career of your dreams and become a professional makeup artist on your time, at your pace and have a blast while doing it. We teach more than just makeup, we teach you how to launch your career in the right direction.

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Your Trena Laine Support System

Each and every one of our students is important to us. We understand that a lot has changed in the last year and that adapting to online learning can be a challenge. We understand that everyone learns differently and that additional support may be required in order to complete our courses.


As we value those studying with us and their success, we pride ourselves on being available for you at any time. You can always contact us directly with any questions that may arise at

Private Facebook Page

Join the Trena Laine Community Training Page where you can connect with us as well as our family of artists who continue to share their training, inspiration and work on real clients with you.

Video Conference

Need us to show you something? We can provide video conferencing if required. We implement virtual meet-ups and additional workshops to provide extra training, answer Q&As and more.

Mailing List

We want you to feel like part of our family and take pride in your continuing studies and training. Be sure to join our email mailing list to continue to stay in the know as we always have new exciting projects on the go.

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Want more information on the types of jobs you can achieve by studying with us? Get Trena’s Guide to Starting a Career in Makeup Artistry and more!


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