AVAILABLE ONLINE, IN PERSON & ONE-TO-ONE PRIVATE TRAINING!
WHO IS IT FOR?
The Extension Academy's Microshading Training Masterclass is suitable for anyone from complete beginners with no experience, to experienced beauty professionals looking to add a new skill to their portfolio.
No Experience Required!
Our in person classes are kept small with a maximum of 8 students ensuring each student receives ample one to one attention.
Industry Leading Training!
The Extension Academy's classes are pre-screened and approved by the Ministry of Colleges and Universities in Ontario under the Private Career College Act 2005. In Canada, your certification is categorized as ‘a single skilled vocational training’ and has been pre-screened to be in compliance with the Private Career College Act 2005.
Industry Leading Trainers!
Our trainers are experienced beauty professionals who run their own successful beauty based businesses ensuring that they can train our students not only vocationally but from a real world business perspective.
Industry Leading Business Starter Kit!
All of our classes include a comprehensive business starter kit consisting of the highest quality products. The kit will allow you to establish your business and includes high quality products that are Health Canada approved, Canadian sourced and hypoallergenic.
Learn In-person or Online!
Alternatively, we also offer all of our training courses online! We ship our training kits worldwide so you can learn from anywhere in the world at any time of day! If you don't feel completely confident in your skill you can come to a group training class at our facility to complete your model work under a trainer's supervision or if this is not practical, video call support is included!
Our in-person classes are kept small with an average of 6-8 students ensuring each student receives ample one to one attention. Classes are held in our dedicated training facility & consist of classroom-based theory, live demos, and plenty of practice time. We even provide one night of hotel accommodation for out of town students! The Extension Academy adheres to strict health and safety guidelines and we are committed to providing a safe training environment at all times while inside our facility.
TO REGISTER FOR A CLASSROOM TRAINING CLASS:
For those who prefer to learn at their own pace and from the comfort of their home, we also offer all of our training classes online. Online students receive the same business starter kit as the students from our classroom course and have up to 6 months to complete their training. Our training kits are shipped worldwide and arrive within 5-7 days after registration. Our online training covers the same curriculum as our physical classes using a variety of written sections, video tutorials and quizzes. Certification is immediate upon completion of the course.
TO REGISTER FOR A CLASSROOM TRAINING CLASS:
WHAT WILL I LEARN?
The Extension Academy Microshading Masterclass covers absolutely everything that you will need to know to master the Microshading technique leaving you confident in your skills and ready to start booking clients. If you are not fully confident after class, you are welcome to attend one extra class free of charge for up to one year.
You will cover the following subjects in both our online and classroom courses:
WAIVERS & INSURANCE
MICROBLADING Vs MICROSHADING
HEALTH & SAFETY
TOOLS, PRODUCTS & PRODUCT SUPPLIERS
OMBRE & COLOR BLENDING
BROW CALIPER & MEASURING
WHO IS MY TRAINER?
Your Microshading Masterclass (both the classroom and online versions) will be taught by our head PMU and Microshading trainer Katie.
Katie has over 11 years of experience as a PMU & Microshading technician, has run her own at-home based beauty services business for 7 years and has been the head trainer at The Extension Academy for the past 7 years!
This unique experience allows her to not only teach her Microshading skills, but also to provide invaluable advice and guidance to starting or improving your own at-home Microshading business!
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE CLASS FEE?
In addition to your day of training or online course, your comprehensive The Extension Academy Microshading manual, your certificate of completion and all of your class materials and tools, you will receive a comprehensive business starter kit!
The Extension Academy's business starter kit consists of the highest quality products.
x1 Black Training Kit
x1 24K High Quality PMU Rotary Machine (retails at $350)
x1 Box of IRL Replacement Cartridges
x5 PMU Pigments: BLACK BROWN, LIGHT BROWN, ASH BROWN, LIGHT ASH BROWN, BROWN.
x3 Synthetic Practice Skins (with brow outline)
x20 Pigment rings
x1 Pack of Microbrushes
x1 Surgical Marker
x2 Cosmetic Wax Pencils (grey & brown)
WHAT IS MY INCOME POTENTIAL?
We cover pricing extensively within our class. Your pricing must evolve to keep up with the latest trends, the competition and demand. As a guide, you could reasonably expect the following income based on current pricing:
ANYTHING ELSE TO KNOW?
The Extension Academy's Microshading Training Class is recognized by our insurance partners and details of our partners will be provided in class. Student rates and coverage are not guaranteed and each student will need to request a quote for their current business situation if and when they choose to obtain insurance.
Classroom: Students are provided the opportunity to practice on one live model during the class. Students must bring their own model if they want to participate in the live model portion of training. If a student cannot provide their own model, they are required to submit client / model work to The Extension Academy within 6 months after training..
Online: Students do not require a practice model to complete the course, all work is completed using practice skins. Students are then required to submit client / model work to The Extension Academy within 6 months after training.
The Extension Academy is committed to helping you every step of the way after your training is complete. Whether that is hoping on a call with you during your appointment, giving advice on a recent client experience, helping you with any challenges that arise when starting your business, we will be your continued support system! Think of us like your small business support line!