Academy Salon (Advanced Level)

Aveda’s Academy Salon Program is an immersive, advanced certificate program designed for intermediate-level stylists who want to refine their established skills. Be inspired by our innovative curriculum and busy, thriving salon environment and take your love for styling, cutting and colouring to a whole new level!

It’s All About the Passion

The Academy Salon Program reignites the passion you’ve always had for your craft. Courses include instruction in Upstyling, Advanced Colour Correction, Colouring Short Hair, Advanced Red/Blondes, Haircutting Fundamentals, Razor-Cutting and more. You’ll cut, colour and style actual Aveda guests for invaluable hands-on training and real-time styling experience and have 24-hour access to our online learning tools so you can hone your skills whenever and wherever you want!

It’s that combination of cutting-edge instruction, energized instructors and hours of real firsthand experience that will take you to the top of your game. It’s the reason our graduates celebrate a 95% placement rate and why high-end salon owners know they can trust the skill, knowledge and confidence of our students.

Our Commitment to the Environment

As an Aveda student, you become part of the Aveda family. You’ll participate alongside instructors and fellow students in community projects, awareness-raising initiatives and fundraisers to increase your engagement of the world around you and your role in protecting the environment. Our salons and signature Aveda hair and skin care products are designed and formulated with a respect for the planet at their core, from the eco-friendly resources we use in our salons to the organic, plant-based ingredients in our products.

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