How to be a Personal Stylist


15 hours




Brunswick Campus



Next Intake

To be determined


Do you want guidance on how to style your Spring Racing Carnival outfit from top to toe? Do you appreciate a great sense of style and want to advise others on how to 'wear it well'? Then this is the course for you. Become an interpreter of fashion and learn to advise others on what to wear how to wear it to fabulous effect, from a professional industry-renowned stylist. Finesse the techniques to offer fashion advice to customers, or to learn and experiment more on your own personal style.

Course content

  • Communicating ideas and making suggestions using appropriate language and terminology
  • Understanding peoples needs and wants
  • Learning fundamentals of dressing for different body shapes
  • A shopping trip to a well known shopping centre where you will have the opportunity to style a volunteer client. You will be shown what a personal stylist looks for when dressing a client interact with a client.
  • Coverage of achieving successful styling of Spring Racing Outfits will be included in this course


There are currently no dates scheduled for this course. Please contact us or join our mailing list to express your interest in this course.

How to enrol

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No prior knowledge or experience is necessary for this introductory course.

Materials supplied

Materials required for the course will be provided. All relevant course notes are supplied with comprehensive instructions and exercises.

Materials to bring

Pen, paper and/or laptop for note taking.

Suited to

Ideal for people wanting to improve their personal styling abilities either for the work environment, such as fashion retail assistants and want-to-be personal shoppers, or for personal reasons, such as wanting to explore their own personal style and grow confidence in experimenting with fashion.


Students will gain confidence in how to communicate fashion ideas with others and how to put together stylish looks for optimum outcomes. Upon finishing the course you will receive a RMIT Certificate of Completion. You can use this as a record to demonstrate the outcomes covered in the course.

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