What is a Milady RISE Certification?

Milady RISE Certifications were designed with you, and our industry in mind. We want to make sure you're constantly pushing yourself to be better. So, we're helping you pursue knowledge on topics that are critical in our industry.

A Milady RISE Certification proves that you've learned rigorous content, and succeeded. It's something to be proud of! So don't forget to hang them up at your school or salon and share it with all of your students, clients, or employers!

And don't worry! We're working hard at releasing even more certifications. Remember, only those who seek continuous learning achieve success.

Why should I get Milady RISE Certified?


  • Stay Current

    In our industry, trends and issues change at a breakneck pace. You've been living this reality since you began your career. Our RISE certifications are designed to keep you up to speed on the essentials.

  • Inspire Confidence

    Knowledge is power. Not only will you feel more confident, but those around you will feel your confidence as well. This ripple effect is a good thing.

  • Gain a Competitive Edge

    You've chosen one of the most exciting industries on the planet—and one of the most competitive. Your RISE certification will help separate you from the rest of the pack.

Milady RISE Certification in Client Well-Being & Safety

You're 3.5 hours away! This certification covers 3 critical topics: Human Trafficking Awareness, Domestic Abuse Awareness, and Practical Infection Control. Protect your clients, give a voice to the most vulnerable, and make a positive impact on your community. Get certified today!

Milady RISE Certification in Finance Fundamentals

You're 4 hours away! This certification covers 4 critical financial topics: Profit & Loss 101, Understanding Your Cash Flow, Three Ways to Increase Top Line Sales, and How to Raise Prices. Once you complete the courses, you can take the final exam to receive your certification. If you feel confident about these 4 topics, you can purchase ONLY the exam, and test-out, here.

Milady RISE Educator Program

Learn how to successfully share your passion and knowledge with others as a classroom educator. This program will prepare you for success in teaching in a classroom and for a career as a confident educator. This program does not lead to a state license.

That's all for now!

But don't forget to check back soon...

We're working hard at releasing more Milady RISE Certifications on a wide variety of topics that everyone in our industry will benefit from!