Join the Waitlist for Information about the Spring 2022 Session

Join the Wait List for  Spring 2021 Christian Image Consultant Academy!



Do you have a heart for encouraging women in their outer appearance,

building them up, and helping them dress their best?



Do you love fashion AND Jesus? Do you have a heart for encouraging women in their outer appearance, building them up, and helping them dress their best?

The Christian Image Consultant Academy is for you! The CIC Academy was developed in 2010 by the founder of Fashion Meets Faith, Shari Braendel, and over 150 women have been certified through this training.

The course includes 20 hours of online training + 6 BONUS ‘live’ coaching sessions with Shari. You are also invited to sit in on the annual Color Code Academy training days to receive continued training on color analysis.

The certification is ideal for those who are passionate about helping women look their best and want to have a business as a Christian Image Consultant.


Here are some of the things that the CIC’s are doing:

  • Personal Shoppers
  • Assisting Breast Cancer survivors
  • Working with Sex Trafficking victims
  • Hosting Style Workshops
  • Speaking at Churches
  • Training at Corporate events
  • Helping Non-Profits
  • Directing Fashion Shows
  • Makeup Artists and Beauty Talks
  • Style Blogging
  • Podcasting
  • Hosting Private Facebook Style Communities
  • Serving Mothers and Daughters
  • Serving Teen Girls
  • Serving Women over 40/50/60
  • Serving Moms


How the Christian Image Consultant Training works:

  • 20 hours of online training
  • BONUS: 6 LIVE weekly coaching sessions with Shari
  • The training takes place over a 6-week period and all you need is your computer and a quiet place to learn. It is not recommended to take the training from your phone as a larger screen is important to take in the information and see the color and style system accurately
  • Learn the specifics of FMF’s Style System and how to assess style on others
  • Basics of Image Consulting
  • Consulting on Body Shapes and Frame Size
  • Style Statement Exercise for clients
  • Business set up tips
  • Style Appointment Procedures and Outline
  • Personal Shopping Techniques
  • Comprehend the theory behind Color Analysis.
  • Learn the 6-part Color Code System
  • Identify the specific color characteristics of individuals
  • Learn to perform personalized color analysis on clients
  • Active participation and ‘doing’ during virtual color training
  • Discover the unique aspect of color analysis and how it relates to specific ethnicities
  • Receive a set of the six individual color code fabric color swatches
  • Annual inclusion on the Fashion Meets Faith’s Stylist Directory (some requirements apply)
  • Learn to perform personalized color analysis on clients
  • Marketing plan for Image Consultants
  • Online Business Growth Plan
  • Virtual Style Appointment Layout
  • Learning which Scriptures support what you are doing
  • Learning how to share your testimony
  • Teaching faith as a CIC
  • CIC retreat opportunities
  • Affiliate opportunities for fabric and digital color collection swatches, and other FMF products
  • Wholesale purchasing options for supplies
  • Certification certificate upon completion

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