Personal Development in Oak Park

Two 30-Minute Private Music Lessons or Four 60-Minute Group Music Lessons at Axis Music Academy (Up to 81% Off)

Axis Music Academy

Multiple Locations

$80 $15

Private lessons and group jam sessions can teach students everything from guitar chords to drum beats to recording with Final Cut Pro

$99 for a Book-Writing Class with E-book Publishing at Destiny House Publishing, LLC ($399 Value)

Destiny House Publishing, LLC

Southfield Civic Center

$399 $99

Independent self-publishing house imparts the basics of writing a book and publishing it yourself

$59 for a 40-Hour Michigan Real Estate Licensing Class from Real Estate One Academy ($61)

Real Estate One Academy

Multiple Locations

$120 $59

State-approved 40-hour real-estate class encompasses law, math, terminology, and licensing material to prep students for state exams

Tutoring Session from Smart Questions, LLC (40% Off)

Smart Questions, Llc

Southfield

$35 $21

From the merchant: Wireless expert educates, demonstrates, encourages, and answers all questions about your smartphone or tablet.

Four Hours of Private Dance Lessons or Five Salsa or Tango Classes for One or Two at Mistalocks (Up to 55% Off)

Mistalocks

Ferndale

$50 $25

Certified dance teacher helps beginners learn the art of salsa dancing or tango

$25 for $50 Worth of CPR and First-Aid Certification Classes at Save 1 CPR

Save 1 CPR, LLC

Ferndale

$50 $25

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$49 for a Makeup Lesson and Brow Shaping at Glamour Puss Beauty Bar and Boutique ($145 Value)

Glamour Puss Beauty Bar and Boutique

Franklin

$145 $49

A pair of skilled aestheticians brings 50+ years of experience to makeup instruction designed to simplify beauty routines

$450 for an Airbrush-Makeup Class at Astute Artistry ($800 Value)

Astute Artistry

Astute Artistry

$800 $450

Makeup artist who worked on the 2006 Oscars teaches pros how to apply airbrush makeup for TV, film, or special occasions such as weddings

$69 for an Accounting and Bookkeeping Certification Course from IT University Online ($895 Value)

IT University Online

Online Deal

$895 $69

Online modules with reviews and customizable practice exams teach students how to run their company's books efficiently

$69 for CompTIA A+, Network+ and Security+ IT Certification Training Bundle from Career Academy ($1,485 Value)

Career Academy

Online Deal

$1,485 $69

Online courses with video instructions help IT professionals attain certifications in networking and corporate security

$99 for An On-Demand ITIL Foundation Course at IT Training Zone ($299 Value)

IT Training Zone

Online Deal

$299 $99

While studying at your own pace, learn everything from ITIL terminology to concepts and processes

Certification for One, Two, or Three Online Courses from Social Media Academy (Up to 93% Off)

Social Media Academy

Online Deal

$497 $59

Social media strategists impart the skills needed to succeed in Internet marketing, with online courses in Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter

Composition in the Field Class for One or Two People from Digital Photo Academy (Up to 55% Off)

Digital Photo Academy

Downtown

$99 $49

Professional photographers teach students how to light and frame images of natural sights and landmarks

$49 for On-Demand Master Beer-Brewing Course from Mixology Training ($595 Value)

Mixology Training

$595 $49

In online course, master brewer Bob Sylvester delves deep into the beer-brewing process, from sanitation and hop variety to equipment setup

$39 for Lifetime Access to an Online 18-Module On-Demand Course from iPhotography ($849 Value)

iPhotography

Online Deal

$849 $39

The 18 modules hone students' skills with an array of learning tools, including real-world assignments, video tutorials, and simulations

$149 for One-Week Kids' Art Camp from Nozomi Live Photography Workshops ($200 Value)

Nozomi Live Photography Workshops

Detroit

$200 $149

Children learn to take professional photographs during one-week classes

180-Minute Photography Class and Walking Tour at Dominiquie Spina Photography (45% Off)

Dominique Spina Photography

Redeem from Home

$99 $54

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$17 for $30 Worth of Music Lessons — Music Achievers Conservatory

Music Achievers Conservatory

Sterling Heights

$30 $17

From the merchant: One 30-minute private piano or vocal lesson with a certified instructor at our Sterling Heights or Lake Orion location.

$99 for a Discovery Flight Package at Falcon Flight Center ($200 Value)

Falcon Flight Center

Belleville

$200 $99

Instructors teach students flight techniques before taking to the skies for a 30–45-minute flight, in which the student takes the controls

One, Two, or Three Years of Online Guitar Lessons at Dangerous Guitar (Up to 91% Off) 

Dangerous Guitar

Online Deal

C$134.55 C$18

More than 650 high-definition videos give professional instruction in a wide range of playing styles

One, Two, or Four Groupons, Each Good for One Online Photography or Adobe Class from Photo Art Studio (Up to 95% Off)

Photo Art Studio

Online Deal

$422.57 $39

During comprehensive 14-hour online courses, pupils master digital-photography techniques and polish image-editing or web-development skills

C$24.99 for a Two-Hour Web Design Class at NotreCafe (C$279 Value)

NotreCafe

Windsor

C$279 C$24.99

Two-hour web design class teaches participants to configure and design a website using WordPress

$99 for an IT Database Admin Online Training Bundle from Database Training Academy ($3,595 Value)

Database Training Academy

Online Deal

$3,595 $99

More than 150 hours of training in all areas of database technology ranging from SQL to Oracle

Two or Four 30-Minute Private Music Lessons at Maestro Music Academy (Up to 51% Off)

Maestro Music Academy

Westland

$50 $25

Professional music educators teach the basics in piano, guitar, violin, voice, and other private lessons

Entrepreneurship or Career-Development Class at Smith Entrepreneurial Training (Up to 69% Off)

Smith Entrepreneurial Training

Ameri Center of Novi

$79 $29

Courses created by Eric J. Smith, a business-management and development consultant for Fortune 500 companies who also has finance background

Month of Private Music Lessons or Two-Hour Music Party Package at Rock and Roll Prep School (Half Off)

Rock and Roll Prep School

Macomb

$150 $75

Instructors teach students the basics of chosen instrument; party provides multiple instructors and instruments in rehearsal room

$19 for a Personal Safety-Awareness Course at Cleland's Outdoor World ($40 Value)

Cleland's Outdoor World

Monclova

$40 $19

(18)

Classes teach students how to prepare to protect themselves in familiar and unknown surroundings using both violent and nonviolent methods

$49 for Four Private Guitar Lessons with Free Lesson e-Book at American Guitar Academy ($129.95 Value)

American Guitar Academy

Grosse Ile

$129.95 $49

Under the tutelage of skilled instructors, prospective rock icons learn scales, chords, and soloing techniques during 30-minute lessons

$139 for One-Hour Airplane Tour for Two from American Aces Aviation ($199 Value)

American Aces Aviation

New Hudson

$199 $139

During a one-hour flight, experience the thrill of sight-seeing from the air in a Cessna or other aircraft

Four or Eight Baby-Massage Classes or a Private Child-Birth Preparation Class from Baby Basics (Up to 60% Off)

Baby Basics

Multiple Locations

$100 $50

Massage classes cover gentle massage techniques for babies; child-birth preparation readies parents for the big day

One or Three Private 30-Minute Lessons at Tom Twiss Drum Studio (Up to 57% Off)

Tom Twiss Drum Studio

Ann Arbor

$30 $15

Professional drummer with 37 years of experience teaches private drum set, percussion, and timpani lessons for all skill and age levels

Two or Four 30- or 60-Minute Guitar Lessons at Master Guitar Teacher (Up to 58% Off)

Master Guitar Teacher

Howell

$70 $35

Equally versed in classical and pop styles, guitarist Ken Puterbaugh teaches students fundamental scales, soloing techniques, and songs

Nutrition Coach Certification from National Association for Fitness Certification (Up to 71% Off)

National Association for Fitness Certification

Online Deal

$349 $109

Online certification programs can be the first step towards becoming a professional nutritionist

$110 for $275 Worth of Academic-Tutor Services — Aloha Mind Math - Okemos, MI

Aloha Mind Math

Okemos

$275 $110

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

$10 for $20 Worth of Music Lessons — Fusion Violin Studio

Fusion Violin Studio

Perrysburg

$20 $10

Local businesses like this one promote thriving, distinctive communities by offering a rich array of goods and services to locals like you

Auto Maintenance at Next Level Transmission and Automotive Repair (Up to 62% Off). Three Options Available.

Next Level Transmission and Automotive Repair

Holt

$39 $15

Certified technicians revamp rides with up to 5 quarts of 5W-30 conventional motor oil and a tire rotation

Lego Robotics Course or Online ACT Prep for One from Sylvan Learning Center (Up to 60% Off)

Sylvan Learning Center

Springfield

$225 $99

Students learn valuable STEM skills by building and programming Lego robots; test-taking skills are evaluated in a ACT-prep course

$55 for Three One-Hour Guitar Lessons at Tab's Guitar Lessons ($165 Value)

Tabs Guitar Lessons

Redeem from Home

$165 $55

Experienced musician teaches beginner and intermediate guitar players skills in theory, technique, chords, tab, and performance

$95 for a Skills Assessment and Four Hours of Tutoring at Sylvan Learning Center ($279 Value)

Sylvan Learning Center

Multiple Locations

$279 $95

After thorough skills assessments, expertly trained tutors customize tutoring sessions to each student’s learning needs

$95 for One-Hour Introductory Flight Lesson Plus 30-Day Membership at Eagle Air Flying Club ($240 Value)

Eagle Air Flying Club

Bowling Green

$240 $95

Budding pilots earn experience with the instruments and protocols on a refurbished '73 Piper Arrow and '68 Piper Cherokee

Select Local Merchants

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24471 W 10 Mile Rd
Southfield,
MI
US

Since 1985, the Michigan Institute of Real Estate has aided real estate agents, brokers, and builders in fulfilling licensing requirements and enriching knowledge of their field. President Namir K. George and fellow experts illuminate the requisites necessary for career paths such as mortgage-loan officer, home inspector, real-estate salesperson, or appraiser. In addition to classroom sessions, Michigan Institute of Real Estate permits pupils to complete coursework online or through home study, so they can complete academics from the comfort of their home or behind the shirts in their crush's walk-in closet. The agency also supplies students with abundant study tools, including flashcards, training CDs, and DVDs.

24655 Southfield Rd
Southfield,
MI
US

The Range

Live-fire training takes place at a local indoor range.

The Rentals

All classes including a handgun rental as well as ear and eye protection; customers may also bring their own firearms.

At a Glance

Led by chief instructor and range safety officer Shawn Washington, Self Defense CCW's team of fellow NRA-certified instructors guide students through the skills and responsibilities of carrying a firearm. Catering to first-time gun owners and experienced marksmen, their classes cover topics such as basic firearms skills, handgun safety, and alternatives to using force. Along with classes seven days a week, the instructors impart their know-how during sessions set up around students' schedules.

17220 W Twelve Mile Rd.
Southfield,
MI
US

Save 1 CPR's medical professionals and emergency personnel travel to workplaces and homes or host in-facility training, equipping people with the life-saving skills of CPR and first aid. Classes tailored for kids help children stay calm during emergencies and keep their families safe, while coursework for healthcare workers certifies students in CPR and defibrilator use. Small classes ensure one-on-one instruction during important courses in bloodborne illnesses, emergency response, or low-dose oxygen administration. High-tech mannequins help trainees respond to simulated crises by flashing LEDs in response to proper compressions, and promising to name their first-born children after students following a successful CPR training.

570 Meadowdale Street
Ferndale,
MI
US

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1500 Lexington Blvd
Royal Oak,
MI
US

Made up of former law enforcement officers and NRA-certified instructors, Homestead Training’s team teaches beginning and intermediate shooters to handle firearms comfortably and responsibly. For guests completely new to guns, the teachers go over pistol safety, operation, and cleaning in a classroom setting before imparting shooting instruction during a range session. During basic pistol and personal protection in the home classes instructors grant individual attention to small groups of pupils as they cover subjects such as Michigan firearm laws, types of ammunition, and safe gun storage. After each class, if needed, the instructors offer to spend time reviewing the ins and outs of your specific gun, highlighting necessary skills such as assembly and cleaning.

23672 Schoenherr Rd.
Warren,
MI
US