The Colour Authority has been training stylists in the Portland area through apprenticeship since our founding in 1985.

  • We offer a 8-24 month apprenticeship program
  • You will learn the important art of consultation
  • You will learn the latest color and cutting techniques as well as the classics
  • You will learn how to formulate and mix color
  • How to complete a service with a great style
  • How to educate your clients on how to reproduce their style at home with styling and product knowledge
  • We offer separate one on one classes where you can perfect your skills
  • We offer fast tracking (3 months apprentice) for stylists with 3 or more years salon experience