Course Descriptions for Image Consulting Certificate—150 hours.
LEVEL 2—Core Courses (6), 84 hours.
Fashion Communication Skills (12 hours)
This course will examine the basics of communication. Presentation: verbal, vocal, visual, body language, writing and communication styles. Interpersonal: conflict resolution, leadership, team building, listening, negotiating and interviewing. Public: public relations, media, materials development, public speaking and teaching/training.
Fabrics—Everything you Need to Know (15 hours)
This course will increase your skill, vocabulary and knowledge of everything fabric related. Fiber characteristics, determining fabric quality, and fabric selection and care will be covered.
Fashion Publicity and Events Planning (12 hours)
This course will teach you the basics of planning, coordinating and implementing all phases of promotion-related events common to the fashion industry. You will learn the correct format for writing press releases and submitting them to the media, assembling campaign kits, and tips on how to formulate and direct promotional needs in order to coordinate special events for yourself or clients.