- Earning a living as jolly old St. Nick is more than just growing out a beard.
If you ever thought that being a mall Santa involved just filling out an application and growing a white beard, think again.
AARP went inside the classrooms at American Events and Promotions to watch over 900 aspiring Santas learning the tricks of the Santa Claus trade. The Nicks-in-Training are taught how to dress, groom, pose and the ethics of working with children.
Santa Classes for Santa Clauses
These men seem much nicer than these naughty St. Nicks.
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