Innovative • Image Resources • Training
is a Certified Image Professional (CIP) and the founder and CEO of Image Innovators
Pty Ltd and The Australian Image Company Pty Ltd
. Together these companies service image consultants in over twenty three countries.
Internationally recognized as a leader in the field of image, training and product development Ann continually creates new and innovative products for image consultants who want a competitive edge.
TAIC provides training on several continents and the content of our modules is continually added to and improved to ensure new image consultants get the most up-to-date and comprehensive training possible.
For dates and locations please go to www.taic.com.au and see Image Consultant Training Page
Mastering the Basics of Image Consultancy
Internationally Certified for CEU credits
Module 1 - Style and Image
Duration: 4 days
- Body proportion and analysis for men and women
- Line and design principals
- Fundamentals of dress
- Style selection criteria
- Assessment techniques
- Basic professional image
- Wardrobe organization
- Personal shopping
- How to conduct image consultations
- Image creation and transformation
Module 2 - Flow Color Analysis
Duration: 4 days
- Basic color theory
- Four season analysis
- Flow analysis for men and women
- Caucasian and non Caucasian adaptation of flow color
- Hands on color analysis using volunteer models
- How to facilitate a color seminar / presentation
- How to conduct a personal color consultation
- How to conduct group session consultations
- Image transformations
- Basic psychology of color
Module 3 - Business Building
Duration: 1 day
- Discovering your personal vision
- Niches and passions
- Finding clients
- Daily business practice
- Self promotion
- Marketing, promotions and advertising
- The art of selling
- Listening and meeting needs
- Organizing and facilitating seminars and workshop
- Strategic alliances and networking
- Creating a strong referral base
- Selecting a business name
- Writing profiles and bios
Module 4 - Basic Make-up Tuition
Designed for the individual who has little or no knowledge about make-up
Duration: 1 day
- Make-up Basics (applications techniques and tools)
- Setting up Your Studio
- Determining Correct Cosmetic Colors and Formulas
- Cosmetic Application
- Skin Care Application
See TAIC website for pictures and description - go to Image Consultant Training page. We pride ourselves on the amount of resources we give you to start your business.
Trainees have extra work to do in order to complete the training and gain a certificate, these include to complete 10 trial color consultations and 5 trial style consultations. This includes filling out and emailing a report for assessment. On completion of the required number of correct consultations a certificate of training is issued.
New consultants are also receive 3 months mentoring to ensure a smooth start to their business. Further mentoring is also available.
As a consultant you will also receive a monthly InTouch newsletter by email. These include ongoing training, interviews with successful consultants, what’s new with TAIC and lots more information.
To keep your knowledge up-to-date as a past student you are able to re-attend any training anywhere in the world for only the cost of the food.
TAIC is the world leader in innovative and technologically advanced image resources, from our superb color swatch sets to our online ePortfolio programs TAIC stays up to date with technology to bring you the best products possible.
All TAIC products do not carry a brand name so they can be easily incorporated into your product offering.
TAIC is careful to provide image resources only to those who have been formally trained or who have been working full time in the industry for at least five years.
Image resources such as our ePortfolios are sold to those outside the industry as these are delivered as complete products and do not need an image consultant o facilitate them.
US consultants receive products from our Texas distribution center.
At TAIC we are here to help your business grow, to do this we provide you with our time and expertise whenever you need help or advise.
As a merchant your name will be placed on the TAIC website and you will receive a monthly InTouch newsletter by email. These include ongoing training, interviews with successful consultants, what’s new with TAIC and lots more information.
For more information or to join please go to www.imageinnovators.com and see Image Consultant Training & Resources page.
Style and Image
YPSS* style program for men and women
YPSS* style online program for men and women
YPSS* Shopping Guides
YPSS Online style programs for men and women
Also on CD (Internet connection required)
*YPSS - Your Personal Style Solutions
YPCS* Flow Color Swatches for Women
YPCS* Flow Color Swatches for Men
‘YPCS’ - Your Personal Color Solutions
These are suitable to run workshops from or for individual sales
Style Wise and Shop Smart
Wardrobe Organization for Busy Women
How to Look 10 Years Younger without Plastic Surgery
The Polished Professional (male and female)
Workshops and Events
Image InSights Club: 6 weekly image events sent to you on CD containing client handouts, facilitation guide and extra learning Color and Style PowerPoint Seminar Program - free on joining.
For More Information
Ann Reinten, AICI, CIP
P: +613 9841 7197
F: +613 9841 7297