Meet the Team

The Uk's leading professional nail academy, raising the bar in industry standards.
We are passionate & dedicated to bringing you the very best in Nail Education. Leading the way in professional nail training with over 100 classes/courses available, from complete beginners right through to advanced training for seasoned professionals - we have everything you need, all taught by our amazing team of experienced educators the are second to none.
We are very proud to have won Nail team of the year three times in 2018 & 2019 plus 2020/2021, now meaning we are the first team to be crowned The Ultimate nail Team, as well as numerous awards as individuals over the past 10 years.....we believe that quality education and ongoing support is paramount for all our students.
Image courtesy of Scratch Magazine : HD Nail academy team collecting the ULTIMATE NAIL TEAM award after winning 3 team awards, entering us in to the prestige HALL OF FAME 
All our courses have been designed to give you everything you need to know with an emphasis on skill based training to ensure that when you have finished you have the confidence to use your new skills on your clients.

Our Team of Educators in the UK 

Hazel Dixon: HQ Academy, Norfolk.
Fereida Lydiate: Manchester. Read more....
 Karen Newman: Inverness, Scotland. Read more..
 Kayley Cairns: Billericay, Essex. Read more 
 Kym Moody: Hertfordshire & Norfolk. Read more..
 Catriona Leith: Cambridgeshire. Read more....
Andrea Rimmer, Cheshire. Read more....
Nicola Parkes, Wisbech & norfolk.
Wether you are looking to start a new career as a Nail technician, looking to advance your skills or want to learn new techniques that will take your nails to another level, we can help you achieve that and much more. 
We offer all types of courses from manicure & pedicure, acrylic extensions, gel polish right through to advanced techniques like, sculpting, extreme nail shapes, one stroke nail art, aquarelle nail art and more. 
All our HD Educators have many years experience and many are multiple award winners, competition judges and all have their PTTLS/AET Teaching Qualifications as minimum, so you can be assured you're getting the highest standard of education. 
The nail industry is continuously moving forward with advancements in new products and techniques. We strive to keep up with these to always ensure that our students have the courses available to them to so they can keep up to date with the latest trends.