AICI Core Competencies
The AICI Core Competencies identify the knowledge, skills, abilities and behaviors required for success as an image consultant. These Core Competencies form the basis for certification with AICI and establish a path for continued professional development.
If you are considering working with an image consultant, this listing will give you information about the scope of services an image consultant may offer.
If you are considering becoming an image consultant, this will help you to identify areas of study.
AICI Key Terms of the Image Industry
Formerly referred to as the "Glossary," this listing is an invaluable resource for both established image consultants and those studying to prepare for the AICI CIC Exam. This is a selected listing of key terms as they apply to the image industry. It will help you determine how a term is defined within the context of the AICI Core Competencies and the AICI CIC Exam. This listing of key terms does not include garment styling terms. It is recommended that you acquire a fashion dictionary to become familiar with these terms.
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AICI CIC Suggested Reading
Bell, Catherine Graham.
Bixler, Susan, and Lisa Scherrer Dugan.
5 Steps to Professional Presence: How to Project Confidence, Competence and Credibility at Work.
Bobby Brown Make‐up Manual.
Casperson, Dana May.
Power Etiquette: What You Don't Know Can Kill Your Career.
Knudsen, Joyce M. and Desmond C.Y. Chan.
Mathis, Carla and Helen Villa Connor.
Pease, Barbara and Allan Pease.
Post, Peggy and Peter Post.