- Courtney B. 5'9"
how they were in the industry.
Carly O. 5'7"
the most enjoyable thing that came out
of the course.
- Mark 6'1"
I had so much fun learning new skills
with a great team.
- Juanna B. 5'6"
level of professionalism that should be
emulated as a representative of the agency.
- Erik P. 6'2"
The Sutherland Academy offers courses in an exciting, challenging, and fun environment for learning and building confidence. The Academy teaches our students skills in wardrobe styling, runway techniques to acquire poise and posture, working in front of the camera, make-up application, and participating in a real photo shoot. Our instructors are top industry professionals, and our graduates are among the top in their fields.
We accept students of all shapes and sizes, heights, and ethnicities. Some do it to gain opportunities within the industry, while others take our training for confidence and personal development. Either way, everyone has fun in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere.
“Because of Sutherland Models I have learned many things, not just about modeling but about myself too. They helped me become a better person. The only way I could succeed in this course and business is because of my teachers....”
Welcome To The Academy
Curriculum Highlights For a full curriculum, click here.
Here’s your chance to be on a real photography set with a professional photographer. This is a fun-filled day, ending in an opportunity to get some beautiful photos. If modeling is your destiny, these photos may be the first step to achieve that dream.
Posture & Runway Modeling:
Walk with your head held high! Academy coaches and professional models will help you achieve that confident walk for the runway and beyond.
Make-up Application & Aesthetics:
From day make-up to evening, from photoshoot to runway, everyone has a unique look to enhance. Learn from the best - classes are taught by top make-up artists.
Self-Defense & Health:
There is nothing more valuable than knowing how to protect yourself from harmful situations. Our goal is to promote a positive body image and healthy workout habits.
The Sutherland Academy provides the very best training by working with a top-of-the-line coaching team. Our instructors are experts in their field and bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to each student. They have graced the covers of Elle, Cosmopolitan and Glamour. They've worked with acclaimed photographers, walked the runways of Milan and Paris, and have appeared on the Project Runway series. Our coaches are dedicated to bringing out the very best in each new student, and their passion remains with our graduates long after the Sutherland Academy modeling course is complete. For a full list of coaches and bios, just contact us.
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This month's theme :
Tip of the week:
Less is more when it comes to bronzer. Add a touch to the nose, around the outside of your face and middle of your neck for a natural, sunkissed look.