The double Olympic flyweight champion makes her professional debut against Virginia Noemi Carcamo at the Manchester Arena on Saturday.
The 34-year-old is trained by Virgil Hunter, whose other fighters include former champs Ward and Khan.
Adams. the 2012 and 2016 Olympic gold medallist, regularly rubs shoulders with the pair in the gym and said: “There’s just such a lot of experience in the gym.
“I’m able to ask them questions about what it’s like in the pro ranks. They’ve got so much knowledge in the gym and, of course, then there’s Virgil as well.
Nicola Adams wants to become a world champion like Andre Ward and Amir Khan
“Andre Ward is one of the best in the world and seeing the likes of him and Amir training all the time means I can’t help but learn new things.
“I’ve just been in awe really since I’ve been in the gym and training. Virgil has a lot of knowledge and he’s very technical.
“He knows how to take an Olympic champion and turn him into a world champion as a professional.
“He did it with Andre Ward so I know he’s capable of making me into a world champion as well.”
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Frank Warren, who promotes Adams, believes she is ready to scale new heights in the pro ranks.
He said: “She’s won everything as an amateur and she’s one of the most recognisable boxers in the country.
“Now she wants to emulate what she did in the amateurs by winning a pro world title and I’m sure she’ll do that sooner rather than later.
“Quite honestly I think she could fight for a world title now, but it’s about winning that title and retaining it – and that’s what we’ve got to do.”