In-Studio Training 


Personal Stylist Training Course - R12 995 (6 days)      

This in-depth course covers all aspects of personal styling and image consulting, and will equip you with the 

skills needed to work as an independent consultant, working with clients on a private or corporate level. The make-up training 

module of this course is an intensive one day workshop which will teach you the basics of make-up application; a useful addition 

to your skills. 

Includes pre-training reading material and assignment, training manual and supporting notes, garment style booklet, fashion 

history booklet, colour combining booklet, colour analysis drapes and laminates, figure and face shape laminates, measuring kit 

and pins, a CD with client documents, a recommended reading list, post training assignments  and an e-copy of the highly 

acclaimed Fabjob Guide to Become an Image Consultant.  Also included is a professional make-up brush kit, tweezers, sea 

sponge, latex wedge and powder puff and make-up training notes, a certificate in Personal Styling on completion, refreshments 

and ongoing career mentorship. 

Day 1

What is personal styling?

What's needed to be a great Personal Stylist

The importance of personal style and image

History of the Image industry

Understanding fashion - trends, cycles, forecasting

Introduction to 20th century fashion 


Day 2

Consulting with clients - private or corporate

The client - needs assessment, creating an image profile

Client lifestyle analysis

Personal style - the male & female style types

Creating a balance between trends and classics

Wardrobe therapy - self-esteem & confidence


Day 3

What is colour? 

Colour theory

The History of Colour Analysis

Colour analysis practical - warm, cool or mid-toned

Colour combining - depth, harmony & contrast

Female body analysis - shape, proportion and scale

Male body shapes

Working with the fuller figure

Illusion dressing and camouflage techniques

Day 4

Wardrobe assessments - culling, organising, planning

The capsule wardrobe


Face shape analysis

Dress codes & occassion dressing

Clothing - fabrics, clothing style types, fit, care

Underwear, bra fitting and swimwear


Day 5

Personal shopping - lists, budgets, dealing with stores

Shopping practical

Alterations and repairs

Business studies -  setting up your business successfully

Your business identity, structure and client base

Creating a website with "wow" factor

Marketing your services

The importance of your own "look"


Day 6

Make-up Workshop Covering the following:

Professional tools & products - your kit

Skincare, preparation for make-up application & hygiene

Eyebrow shaping & defining

Application & blending techniques

Day & evening application

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                                                                                                                                                                                                                          +27 (0)21 712 3401

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