The Style Academy
The Style Academy, formerly known as Richards Beauty College and established in 1961, has forged a remarkable legacy marked by its unwavering commitment to excellence and innovation in education, professional development, and personal growth. Renowned as one of Canada’s foremost beauty colleges and cosmetology schools, it boasts a team of internationally experienced, award-winning educators. Under their mentorship, students are empowered to transition into confident and successful professionals, entrepreneurs, communicators, educators, and leaders, all while maximizing their earning potential. The academy’s dynamic program curriculums delve into emerging style trends with a modern technological approach, fostering artistic creativity and providing ample opportunities for students to build a diverse clientele, including both Canadians and international students. Interactive learning is at the heart of the experience, as students perform services on clients and collaborate with special events, theater companies, and print publications. The Style Academy also encourages participation in competitive challenges and offers specialized training to prepare students for competitions. In the beauty and esthetics industries, the academy nurtures creativity, entrepreneurship, career growth, diversity, flexible scheduling, and pathways into the theater, film, fashion, publishing, and education sectors.