The Aveda Institute Vancouver

Immerse yourself in a cutting-edge hairstyling program that lets you unleash your creativity and talent alongside instructors and students alike who share your passion and energy. The Aveda Institute Vancouver combines cutting-edge, hands-on teaching with real stylist experience. In ten short months, you’ll have the styling skills, beauty knowledge and confidence that will shape your success in the salon industry.

Our Programs at a Glance
  • The Institute Hairstyling diploma program is for those with little or no hairstyling experience. Learn from our passionate, experienced educators in a hands-on environment that provides ample opportunity for real-time styling experience on actual Aveda guests.
  • The Academy Salon certificate program is for stylists who already have a diploma or license and want to further refine their hairdressing skills in an invigorating, high-energy salon environment.
Why Choose Aveda?
  • We celebrate a 95% job placement rate nationally
  • We offer ongoing classes that elevate your skills and encourage you to build your brand and dream big
  • We offer 24-hour access to online learning tools
  • We’re committed to taking care of our planet, from our signature, environmentally friendly Aveda products to our green, eco-friendly salons
  • We believe in giving back. Our community involvement and fundraisers get our instructors and students planning and working together for the greater social good
Fill out our form to find out more about our programs, including admission requirements, program start dates, financing options and more. Book a tour of our beautiful campus, located in historic Gastown at 101 – 111 Water Street and experience Aveda’s energized atmosphere firsthand!
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