Nuts & Bolts Business Training:

While the other schools are only teaching you how to cut and color, CAofB students are getting a more comprehensive education and learning how to “work smarter, not harder” with a Nuts and Bolts business education. You’ll learn core business skills that prepare you for a thriving career. Our curriculum integrates Nuts and Bolts technical training, meaning you’ll learn the “ins and outs” of customer service, retail sales and business growth in a hands-on environment.

Nuts & Bolts will teach you:

  • Capitalize on technical skills learned
  • Have a competition advantage in the job market
  • Are on a faster track to management
  • Have more self confidence and faster success rate
  • Have a diploma in personal and business development
  • Stay in the industry longer
  • Make more money faster

Annual International Business Student of the Year (IBSY) Awards:

Nuts and Bolts Training Program announced the winners of its 5th Annual International Business Student of the Year (IBSY) Awards on January 27, 2013 at the International Salon & Spa Expo, held at the Long Beach Convention Center in Long Beach, CA.


Pictured: Erica Menendez, 1st place Esthetics with Jim Yates, Kelly Mallery (center) between owners of Career Academy of Beauty, Dayna Pattison and Cari Eisele

This year, 1st place titles in both the categories of Esthetics and Cosmetology went to students from Career Academy of Beauty in California. Kelly Mallery was awarded 1st place in the cosmetology category, taking home a prize package totaling over $4,000 from Nuts and Bolts and industry partners like Sassoon, Wella and Novalash. Erica Menendez won 1st place for Esthetics and received over $4,000 in prizes, too