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Established in January 2017, Foundations Nail and Beauty Academy is a leading provider of VTCT Accredited Beauty Industry courses, including Level 3 Nail Technology, Level 3 Make-Up Artistry, and Level 3 Beauty Therapy Massage.

These Accredited courses are delivered over 20 weeks with individuals attending the Academy one day a week (10 am – 4 pm).

Full funding is available via Advanced Learner Loans and you will also be provided with a kit and tunic at no extra cost.

All courses are suitable for beginners and are delivered face to face by our experienced tutors in our salon-style Academy. We provide the skills and capabilities needed to secure work both within salons, spas, and on a self-employed basis.

Why Choose Foundations?

 ✓ Accredited qualifications recognised by employers and insurance providers
✓ Flexible delivery – one day a week
✓ Fully funded
✓ Face to face delivery
✓ Friendly and experienced tutors with a beauty industry background
✓ All equipment and products included
✓ City centre location

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Established in August 2020, Ambitions is the sister company to Foundations, providing ABT Accredited one day Beauty Industry courses.

Ambitions offer a wide range of courses including Application of Individual Lashes, Lash Lift, Precision Brows, Application of Henna Brows, Application of Spray Tan, Facials, and many more

These one-day courses have been running at Foundations since 2017 and due to the volume and success, in 2020 a new space has been created for Ambitions allowing a full-time table of one-day courses to run 6 days a week

Our accredited courses have been designed for both beginners and those already working in the industry who wish to up-skill or retrain.

All practical skills are taught in one day with some courses requiring case studies to be completed from home. Where case studies are required a kit is
included in the cost of the course.

Why Choose Ambitions?

✓  ABT accredited
✓ Face to face delivery
✓ Friendly tutors with years of industry experience
✓ Salon environment
✓ City centre location