ticia academy

An extraordinary career starts with excellent training.

Marina founded The Image Consultants International Academy after years in the image industry in South Africa and identifying the gaps between national and international standards and modules being presented.

Angela Perdichizzi – Director E-learing and Development.

TICIA training programmes are written and presented according to the international standards and ethics as prescribed by IPIA, AICI and FIPI. As the science of Image is growing and expanding globally, our training material is consistently amended and enhanced to ensure we level up and stay aligned with the changing research and trends.

The Image Consultants International Academy is an accredited Image Consultancy Training facility that runs the full spectrum of Image and Etiquette relevant training to qualify individuals as an International Image professional within the industry.

You will leave TICIA International Academy as a certified industry professional ready to work.

At TICIA International Academy, we are committed to helping our students succeed with the highest quality training, supportive mentors, and a strong network of Image Consultants.

We look forward to empowering you to live with greater purpose, passion and productivity.

All training is presented by lecturers who are experts in their related fields.

  • Image Consultant Certification
  • Fashion Stylist
  • Adult Pageant Coaching & Certification
  • Body Confidence Coach
  • Etiquette Consultant Certification
  • Personal Stylist
  • Wedding Stylist
  • Wellness Coach
  • Poised & Polished Graduate
  • Modeling and Finishing Coach

Professional Associations and Partnerships

We are registered with the following professional associations


Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa  (PRISA)

Women on the Move
Purple Room Events

National Small Business Chamber (NSBC)


Lionesses of Africa (LoA)


MUD South Africa


Call Centre Management Group (CCMG)


Coaches and Mentors of South Africa (COMENSA) 


Mommy Mall South Africa (MMSA)