Figures was established in 1986 in Johannesburg by the Founder/Member Elsa van den Heever.
The Model Academy Business Model is based on the Franchise principal with a network Nationwide. As a Member of the IMTA Principals annually attend the IMTA CONVENTIONS IN NEW YORK to keep up to date with International Trends, which are incorporated into the course curriculum presented at the Academy.
The Development aim is on the development of CONFIDENCE, SELF-ESTEEM, POISE, APPEARANCE and MODEL RELATED SKILLS.
Courses are Tailor Made to suit the different age categories and start with a foundation level one with the opportunity to advance to a level seven.
Practical sessions in the form of Fashion Shows are arranged for students to gain valuable experience.