10 Oct

Top 4 points – Why You Need a Modelling Course

Becoming a model may seem easy, but a little training and experience can make the world of difference. Let’s face it, you have nothing to lose. Naaznien Laher, the Model Coordinator at the Model Academy compiled these top 4 points – Why is it important to Attend a Modelling Course.

1) Learning the Ropes:

Taking modelling classes will help you learn the ropes and acquire skills needed to become a successful and professional model, or just help boost your confidence in general. Modelling is such a competitive industry so leaning the basics puts you at the top of the pile when it comes to booking jobs.

2) Modelling is a career choice :

Modelling is a highly vocational business. There’s more to modelling than a quick pose or walk. Luckily, there are many great schools and courses available for aspiring models and a wealth of model classes that cover everything from poise to pose, portfolios to personal care. Schools and model classes themselves can be very specific and specialized. Modelling can be a very highly paid profession so you need to be equipped with the correct tools in order to be top of your game and succeed as a model.

3) Getting Taught :

It is important to find a school, teacher and class that is right for you and the Internet is a good place to start having a look. There are niches if you are looking for modelling classes that specialise in kids, curvier models, or more mature model. In some cases modelling classes are combined with acting lessons or other performing arts so you can pick up more than one talent! There’s pretty much a class for everyone! Being taught in your profession adds that professional touch to working as a paid model. A course is a small investment into your modelling career.

4) Transformation :

Modelling courses out there today teach the same modelling techniques used by today’s top fashion models. Classes in voice projection, self-confidence, print, runway, and castings can help give you professional edge no matter what your ultimate goals may be; a commercial model, a fashion model or just a bolder, brighter being. Doing a course you begin on a transformational process, by building your confidence the classes prepare models in a variety of ways: helping you to pick clothes that flatter you and providing make-up and styling pointers, teaching you how to pose and really work that camera, and not to mention strutting your stuff on the catwalks or runways at those glitzy fashion shows.

For a variety of different courses please go and have a look at www.modelacademy.co.za and book your course today.