Our Nail and Beauty School

About Us

The Nails and Beauty Academy


Founded in 1989, our professional staff at The Nails and Beauty Academy have been dedicated to developing your future for over 20 years.

The basic and advanced courses we provide teach you the skills you need easily and efficiently, so you can start providing services quickly.

As specialists in the nail and beauty industry, we keep up to date with the latest techniques and products on the market. Whether you enrol on a fast-track, practical skills course, or a course that results in a nationally recognised qualification, the Academy teaches you the skills you need using proven teaching techniques that help you learn.

Our aim is to continually improve the quality and the relevance of our popular courses. All of our Nail Courses and Beauty Courses are appropriate for both beginners and experts in the nail and beauty trade.

Why Us?

  • We offer an exciting variety of advanced and basic Nail Courses and Beauty Courses to suit your needs.

  • We offer internationally recognised, ITEC, qualifications. So enrol on an ITEC course at the Academy and your certificate will be recognised in 38 countries worldwide.

  • We are the only beauty college to have the privilege of a barrister as one of our tutors, ensuring your knowledge is delivered in the most professional manner.

  • We have four, specialist nail and beauty training centres in London. Making us one of the largest private beauty schools in the UK.

  • All courses receive the recognised and accredited (ABT) Nails and Beauty Academy certification, which is evidence of the training students have received. It also enables students to apply for insurance - essential for a successful career in nail and beauty therapy.

  • The only Beauty and nail school to have four London-based training centres, providing easy access for students from all over the world, as well as the UK.

  • The Nails and Beauty Academy's previous students include hundreds of highly talented beauty therapists, nail technicians and high-profile celebrities and journalists. Read what they thought of our courses.

  • Enrolment

    Develop your future, enrol on a nail course or beauty course today! To enrol or find out more information about one of our courses, just complete this course enquiry form and a member of the team will get back to you as soon as possible.



    All Nail and Beauty Academy training courses are available at our Hammersmith, Westminster, Putney and Fulham specialist training centres. All four London training centres are just a few minutes away from the district line tube stations.