NOC 6561 – Image, social and other personal consultants



Image, social and other personal consultants advise clients on their personal appearance, speaking style, manners or other behaviours in order to improve personal or business images. They are employed by beauty salons, fashion boutiques, modelling schools, image consulting companies, weight loss centres or they may be self-employed.

Main Duties

The following is a summary of the main duties of some occupations in this unit group:

  • Image consultants advise clients on hair colour, hairstyles, make-up, clothing and accessories; may advise on posture, general appearance and manners, and provide courses and seminars on business and social etiquette.
  • Make-up consultants advise clients on type, colour and application of make-up.
  • Colour consultants advise clients on choice of colours for clothing that will complement their appearance.
  • Wedding consultants advise clients on the selection of wedding gowns, floral arrangements, banquet facilities, wedding invitations and other items related to weddings.
  • Weight loss consultants administer commercial weight loss programs, advise clients on diet and exercise and provide related support services.

Employment Requirements

  • Completion of secondary school is usually required.
  • Specialized training courses are available for colour consultants, make-up and skin care consultants, weight loss consultants and most other occupations in this unit group.
  • Experience and expertise in fashion, art, modelling or related fields is usually required.

All Titles

  • adviser, weight loss
  • colour analyst, fashion
  • colour consultant, fashion
  • consultant, corporate image
  • consultant, etiquette
  • consultant, fashion
  • consultant, fashion and wardrobe
  • consultant, fashion colours
  • consultant, image
  • consultant, make-up
  • consultant, personal image
  • consultant, personal improvement
  • consultant, personal wardrobe
  • consultant, professional image
  • consultant, public speaking
  • consultant, wardrobe
  • consultant, wedding services
  • consultant, weight loss
  • corporate image consultant
  • counsellor, personal image
  • etiquette consultant
  • fashion and wardrobe consultant
  • fashion colour analyst
  • fashion colour consultant
  • fashion consultant
  • image consultant
  • image co-ordinator
  • make-up consultant
  • personal image consultant
  • personal image counsellor
  • personal improvement consultant
  • personal style co-ordinator
  • personal wardrobe consultant
  • professional image consultant
  • public image consultant – personal consultants
  • public speaking consultant
  • social consultant
  • wardrobe consultant
  • wedding consultant
  • wedding services consultant
  • weight loss adviser
  • weight loss consultant


  • Cosmeticians and manicurists (See 6562 Estheticians, electrologists and related occupations)
  • Hairstylists and barbers (6341)
  • Modelling school instructors (See 4216 Other instructors)
  • Other personal service occupations (6564)


Processing Time

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62 Days
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102 Days
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Study Permit Made Outside Canada
7 Weeks
Study Permit Made Intside Canada
10 Weeks
Study Permit Extension 60 Days
Post Graduation Work Permit Made Outside Canada 25 Weeks
Post Graduation Work Permit Made Inside Canada 109 Days
Briding Open Work Permit
109 Days
Canadian immigration application processing time
Express Entry
5 Months
Provincial Nominee Program
11 Months
Self-employed Immigration
50 Months
Federal Skilled Worker Program
5 Months
Start-up Visa
39 Months
Spouse/CommonLaw Sponsorship
11 Months
(Grand) Parents Sponsorship
24 Months
Canadian Citizenship/PR Card processing time
7 Months
PR Card
47 Days
PR Card Renewal
74 Days

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