At the Kelly Ashby Nail Academy, my mission is to equip aspiring nail technicians – especially beginners – with the knowledge and skills they need to build their own thriving nail businesses.
My training teaches you how to get exceptional results with gel polish, builder gel, efile techniques, and full cover tips application. You’ll learn to prioritise the client’s wellbeing, while working to the highest health and safety standards. The courses also cover client consultation, nail health, insurance, legal requirements, safe natural nail preparation, and other essentials.
My commitment is to help you build the strong foundation that’s the key to succeeding in the nail industry. Join me on this exciting journey and turn the dream of your own nail business into a reality!
We offer face-to-face and online training courses accredited by the ABT (Association of Beauty Therapists). Whatever your nail training needs, we have the right course for you.
With our face-to-face courses, you can:
Our face-to-face courses are available in Swindon, Cardiff and Gloucester.
Learn nail techniques at your own pace and in your own place! Our online courses give you maximum convenience and flexibility to build your nail care career.
Kelly Ashby is a respected nail technician and educator with over 24 years’ industry experience. She has an AET (Award in Education and Training) recognised by Ofqual, and has been an educator for The GelBottleTM for 6 years.
All of the academy’s courses have been carefully designed by Kelly to help students achieve their goals. For maximum convenience, training is available in-house. The academy also provides a one-to-one training experience where those who experience social anxiety can thrive.
Kelly believes that building a strong foundation, combined with continuous learning and a focus on excellence, is the key to success in the nail business.
The academy is helping to build a community of passionate and knowledgeable nail technicians who are great at their craft and provide exceptional service.
‘Industry-renowned qualification awarded to Kelly Ashby Nail Academy’
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