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Meet our team of only the best trainers whom are experts in their field. Our trainers will provide you with a wealth of knowledge from their years in the beauty industry. You will only get first hand information. Our trainers are based across the country and we cover the following areas:


Luton,  Peterborough, Plymouth,  Birmingham,  Sheffield,  Manchester,  Bradford,  Newcastle,  Middlesbrough, and Belfast.


With over 10 years experience within the industry Saiqa is a highly qualified and experienced tutor. Saiqa has worked within high end salons and laser/skincare clinics providing beauty, nails and advanced facial treatments to the highest of standards. Saiqa is an extremely professional and knowledgable individual – with a love for her work and the industry Saiqa is eager to pass this on to her learners.

Saiqa has experience of working within private academies teaching learners to thrive to be best within the industry. Saiqas learners are renown for taking their learning seriously and creating successful businesses due to her amazing ongoing support, knowledge and experience.


With over 10 years experience in the industry Lindsay has worked at high end spas like Rockcliff Hall where she was carrying out treatments to such a high standard due to the calibre of clients she was working with. Lindsay has also run her own successful salon but due to relocation had to close it down. She has a real passion for the industry and enjoys working within the industry. Lindsay is highly trained within the industry and is educated to Cert Ed level within her teaching. Lindsay is from a FE background where she started her career within teaching. She then came over to Chic as a tutor and excelled within her role and was promoted to Internal Quality Assurer within a short space of time due to the potential she had. Lindsay excelled within her role as Lead IQA within Chic as she works to such high standards and ensures the quality is to a high standard and has been promoted to manager at Chic.


Petra is a highly qualified individual within the beauty and nails industry. She is a committed and ambitious lecturer with over 10 years experience at a leading FE college teaching students from various social and cultural backgrounds. Petra works to such high standards and the passion she has for the industry shows within her delivery. Petra possesses excellent communication skills along with effective teaching methods that promote a stimulating and fun learning environment.


Danielle has been in the industry 12 years. She has worked in many established salons and spas over the years. Danielle has been very successful in running 2 of her own salons. Danielle is extremely Knowledgeable and passionate about the industry and For the past 5 years Danielle has been a beauty and hair tutor passing on what she loves to others. Danielle is highly trained in both beauty therapy, nails and hairdressing. She has advanced qualifications within nails and is HD brow trained. Danielle is passionate about teaching and this reflects within her work. Danielle has worked her way up in Chic and is now a regional Internal Quality Assurer.


Alesha has 22 years’ experience in the industry, after gaining her qualifications she opened her own spa within a five star hotel. Followed by that she moved to Marbella Spain where she had a successful 8 year career managing salons and spas with in hotels, she also worked for Sky TV as a media makeup artist where she worked with a number of high profile clients and celebrities. Alesha has always had a passion for teaching she always goes that extra mile for her students, providing them with a memorable learning experience by passing on tips and tricks that she has picked up along the way so her students feel ready for their career journey.


Gill joined Chic Beauty Academy in May 2017, before joining Chic she had been in the Beauty/Nails industry for 15 years in that time I Gill progressed from Beautician to Salon Manager and then took the big leap to running her own successful mobile business. In 2009 Gill decided she wanted to facilitate her skills to others an embarked on the next career step training to become a fully qualified assessor and tutor. Since qualifying Gill has been teaching in the FE public sector where she has been lucky enough to teach a wide range of learners, from lots of different backgrounds. These experiences have given her great knowledge and skills allowing Gill to develop more as a tutor. Gill is enjoying her experiences at Chic and lucking forward to moving forward with the company.


Ashton has worked in the beauty industry for over 12 years, covering all aspects of beauty and holistic therapies. Ashton’s beauty experience includes working in prestigious companies like Champneys, with clients that included famous football players, actors and foreign royalty.

Ashton’s goal from the beginning was always to become a teacher of beauty and holistic therapy. After gaining her teaching degree she has been teaching for over 8 years, since 2008.  Ashton’s teaching experience includes teaching in Further Education colleges, teaching fast track beauty courses, teaching beauty courses to 14-16 year olds on apprenticeship programs, teaching NEET students, (Not in Education Employment or Training) as an out-reach program, and also teaching vulnerable women, those in women’s refuges etc.

Ashton is very passionate about beauty and holistic therapies, her standards are very high, and her aim is to help facilitate high quality therapists being introduced into an industry which is continuing to boom. With a high standard of therapist, the clients will continue to return and recommend others, promoting your business. This all starts with a good quality and passionate teacher.


Kaleigh went straight into Beauty Therapy from school, completing 3 years including L2 beauty, L3 beauty and L3 nails. During her L3 nails Kaleigh went on work experience in a salon were she was offered a job, gradually getting more hours as she built my client base and she is still at this salon now. Kaleigh then went on to do her A1 assessors award and then her cert Ed. Whilst doing her training Kaleigh was working at a college both teaching and assessing. Kaleigh would like to continue working in the industry alongside teaching as she enjoys performing the treatments on clients as well as teaching them to her learners.

Kaleigh is very knowledgable within beauty/nails and loves to pass her knowledge onto her learners and to see them achieve their goals. From Kaleigh’s experience she has found it a very rewarding job to watch learners achieve and grow within their careers. Kaleigh has very high standards and this shows within her classes.

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