The twelve-week Foundation in Fashion & Personal Styling Diploma is designed for anyone who is serious about becoming a professional fashion and personal stylist, or in developing existing styling skills. This exciting course trains tomorrow's fashion and personal styling stars.

Expert tuition supports individual development in highly practical based environment. Students are taught and encouraged to produce work of an impressively high standard that prepares them to work consistently at industry level.

Study combines access to live industry projects to include celebrity, editorial and high profile event based experience including London Fashion Week. A series of professional photographic studio shoots, where students develop editorial skills and a working portfolio, form a core element of the course.

Classes are structured to be small and intimate with limited spaces per course to ensure students are exposed to the right balance of one to one and interactive group study.

The LCS skilled tutoring team combines high profile industry lecturers and guest speakers, who are experts in their field, as students are prepared for the professional working environment of the fashion styling industry. For students who excel on the course, there is opportunity for styling based working roles beyond completion of study.

Outside the classroom study day, students research and prepare live projects and assignments for 20 hours per week, on an individual and group basis. This allows students more time for practical work and encourages individual learning and development.

Subjects studied include:

  • Editorial styling
  • Digital portfolio skills
  • Personal styling
  • Colour analysis
  • Business, Brand & Marketing
  • Customisation
  • History of fashion
  • TV/celebrity & show styling
  • Fashion & style writing
  • Personal blog
  • Live industry based projects

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January 2015
7th January 25th March
9am 5pm
April 2015
22nd April - 8th July
9am 5pm
September 2015
9th September 25th November
9am 5pm
Every Wednesday. An additional 2 days prep etc will be required from all students working individually and with fellow students.

Manchester - Launching September 2015

September 2015
10th September 26th November
9am 5pm
Every Thursday. An additional 2 days prep etc will be required from all students working individually and with fellow students.

Course Fees

LCS is accredited by the BAC (British Accreditation Council) and the course is Diploma certificated awarded at Pass, Merit and Distinction level of achievement.

£3,480 inclusive VAT