Lash Pilot Academy

The golden age of working in the hair and nail salon industry is over. It’s now the eyelash extension era,
which comes with the potential to earn a six-figure salary.

At Lash Pilot Studio and Academy, we specialize in applying the latest eyelash extension services to our clients based in the Santa Monica and Greater Los Angeles area. Our academy offers lash training classes to individuals who wish to enhance their career and become a Lash Pro.

Our academy’s mission is to promote the empowerment of women and female entrepreneurship. We do so by helping women develop the technical skills necessary to help them launch their own business and be their own boss. Women entrepreneurship means being financially independent, not relying on anyone else, and generating enough income to be fully in control of your future.

Learn with us

Lash Pilot Academy accommodates towards all its student’s needs and schedules. We understand if you have other commitments that you need to juggle with, and we make an effort to make sure that you can get our lash extension mentorship at times that are comfortable for you.

We provide two specialized lash artistry classes for those passionate about learning from our lash educators - individual private one on one training, as well as small group-focused training. Both classes allow our students to work directly and closely with our lash instructors, meaning that they get the attention and time needed to truly develop their skills. Our ultimate goal is to provide our students with the confidence and technical ability required to become a fully professional lash stylist.

Why Lash Pilot Academy?

  • Receive professional, certified training over 6 months
  • Paid apprenticeship opportunities
  • Free training kits included in the course
  • Get hired after graduation
  • Customizable payment plans available (Please contact us)
  • Earn your investment back and more
  • Free listing with Lash Pilot
  • Artist Locator Service
  • License to use the Lash Pilot Artist logo
Lash Pilot Academy

Let our lash instructors pick you up on your lash career journey

Tram at Lash Pilot

Meet our instructor:

Quynh-Tram Vu is the founder of Lash Pilot Academy. A mother of two, industry leader, and educator, Tram’s in-depth knowledge and experience in this industry is reflected by her reputable studios and academies located in Santa Monica, California and around other Los Angeles areas.

Starting in 2001, Tram has worked in the beauty business for 18 years, and now has a full decade of experience as a lash artist. Over the years, her passion for teaching and empowering women has grown. As a business owner and instructor, Tram understands the struggles of trying to be financially independent. Her teachings focus on how to overcome these struggles by becoming a lash professional.

This is what drove her to form the Lash Pilot Academy in downtown LA. At the Lash Pilot academy, you’ll discover a world-class lash extension training course equipped with the latest and greatest techniques applied in the lash industry. The academy believes in setting an example for their students to become financially successful and girl bosses in their own right. In Tram, we have a successful business owner as our shining example.

Tram has utilized her skill and talent in creating an innovative curriculum based on her business insights cultivated over time as a salon owner. She has customized and defined each course for her students so that all aspects are covered, including the fundamentals of lashing, the application process, product knowledge, and styling.

Despite her years of experience, Tram has never stopped learning about and honing her craft. She continues to travel throughout the world, attending events and seminars, working alongside other lash experts to bring back her expertise to her lash practice.

Our courses

The Foundation Class - Classic Lash Extension course - $899

  • Great for beginners, no prior experience required
  • Classic set eyelash extension 101
  • Receive training in theory and practice
  • Lash Pilot Academy Accredited Certificate
  • Free training kit included
  • Discounts on products
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The Dual Class (Russian Volume & Classic) - $899

  • Great for students with prior eyelash experience
  • Individual who like to advance their skills from classic lashing to mega volume techniques
  • Hybrid Extension 101: Russian Volume and Classic
  • Receive two Academy Accredited Certificate: Classic and Russian Volume
  • Free Training kit included
  • Discounts on products
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Hands-On Apprenticeship Class - $2900

  • This course is special tailored to your personal needs
  • Must have CA esthetician or cosmetologist license
  • Perfect for a certified graduate students and entrepreneur individuals who seek guidance in order to break into the lash industry workforce
  • The lash technician who wants to increase personal productivity and enhance personal effectiveness
  • Ability to train and work in the real-life salon environment
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