PHILADELPHIA, July 8, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Spa Standard™ launched its online learning platform for the beauty and wellness industry offering affordable, quality, multimedia educational content and opportunities for professional engagement. Founded on the concept of Empathetic Exchange™ or peer-to-peer sharing of information and ideas, Spa Standard membership features access to original articles, videos and podcasts created by industry professionals, as well as discounted continuing education programs and networking via discussion board forums.
"After more than 10 years of experience in the industry, we saw the need for reasonably priced access to continuing education and professional development, and from there Spa Standard was born," said Spa Standard Founder and CEO Kelly Maack. "We believe that this industry of creative and generous professionals will readily share their expertise and in that way our platform will transform traditional notions of industry learning and set a new standard for the beauty and wellness business."
Spa Standard offers membership options for students, professionals and businesses. In addition to these membership levels Spa Standard welcomes professionals to apply to become educators for the platform by contributing articles, podcasts or video.
Educators are compensated for their work and receive a complimentary membership to the platform. Professionals can submit original and unpublished content to be considered for an article, podcast, video or eCourse.
Please visit www.SpaStandard.com to learn more about Spa Standard, our special membership rate for students and paid content opportunities.
About Spa Standard:
Launched in 2015 by industry professionals Kelly and Rick Maack, Spa Standard is an online learning platform that aims to set a new standard for the industry's approach to continuing education with ready access to affordable, quality opportunities to learn, share and grow. The company is founded on the idea of peer-to-peer sharing or Empathetic Exchange™ of information and ideas. Spa Standard's goal is to elevate the beauty and wellness industry through continuing education, mentorship and collaboration among its members. Visit www.SpaStandard.com for more information.
SOURCE Spa Standard