HRTE Phoenix

February 26-27, 2017

Join educators Amy Becker, Tony Ly, Elizabeth Morris, Traci Dungan & Ami McClure

and Max Estrada in sunny Phoenix, Arizona and beat your winter blues!  


Optional Saturday Workshops

February 25, 2017

Gel Speed Class, Gel E-file & Gel Troubleshooting with Amy Becker
On average, techs who've taken this workshop instantly cut a minimum of 15 minutes off of their gel services while improving the quality of their nails! Amy Becker will guide the class through hands-on, Gel Speed Techniques, Gel Only E-Filing and Gel Troubleshooting. Among the many techniques covered in this class are: proper form fitting and placement, nail preparation, rapid gel application, shaping with e-files and cushion files, finishing techniques
and numerous gel trouble-shooting techniques. Speed techniques are taught throughout the workshop.

9 am - 1 pm • ADDITIONAL FEE $100

e-file and mandrel (if you have one), table lamp, UV or LED light, table towel, 
paper towel, lint free wipes, isopropyl alcohol, nail dehydrator, stiff manicure brush, gel brush (oval is preferable) and extension cord/powerstrip.
Amy will supply a kit with gel products for the workshop.


Hot Trends in Acrylic Nail Design with Tony Ly
Tony Ly has mastered the use of colored acrylic powders to create stunning, unique and wearable designs that clients crave and other pros admire. Learn to express your creativity and share your love of color through acrylic. In this hands-on workshop, Tony will teach:

• His most requested designs: dramatic color blocks and smooth fades
• Time-saving application and filing techniques

• The secrets for consistent finished shapes, from almond to coffin and beyond

2 - 6 pm • ADDITIONAL FEE $100

dappen dish, acrylic brush, colored acrylic powders (black, gold, pink and white), acrylic liquid, paper towels, primer, dehydrator, sanding bits, efile with bits, tips and adhesive, mannequin hand (if you have one) and extension cord/powerstrip.

Optional: alcohol and acetone. 

Registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable unless the event is cancelled.

​La Quinta Phoenix North

2510 W Greenway Rd, 
Phoenix, AZ 85023


SPECIAL HRTE ROOM RATE $102 (excluding taxes/fees) Book by 2.3.17

Registration has closed.

Want more from your HRTE weekend? Be one of the first 25 attendees to register

and receive the VIP treatment. Our HRTE VIP experience includes reserved seating

on Sunday and early entry on Monday (9 am rather than 10 am).

The Ultimate 2-Day Workshop for Nail Professionals, Students and Salon Owners
The High Road to Education (HRTE) delivers a new and innovative experience to the continuing education

of nail technicians. Our talented educators share their unique style and expertise as they teach

non-product specific techniques to attendees of all skill levels. No two HRTE events are alike

as we feature a varying roster of educators and highlight the latest trends in professional nail care.