Spray Tanning Course

Our course code: NB014

Course fee £325 or from £25 per month

Enrol on this course

Golden or bronze, there’s nothing quite like a sun-kissed glow. But sunbathing on beaches all day just isn’t realistic. Every day, more people are searching for faster, safer ways to achieve radiant-looking skin, skipping the sand and UV damage. Now you can offer your clients a way to recreate that tantalising tan with our Spray Tan Course. So, whatever the weather or occasion, they’ll look like they’ve just returned from a holiday in the Caribbean. Enrol today to discover the secrets to creating glorious summer-perfect skin all year long.   

What to expect on this Spray Tanning course?

When you enrol, we’ll first introduce the foundations associated with working in the beauty industry. For instance, you’ll learn the importance of interacting with clients, promoting your services, and being effective at work. Secondly, you’ll gain some insight into the body, its systems, and skin healthcare.

Finally, you’ll discover the secrets to achieving an unbelievable spray tan. We’ll look at how spray tanning works, its benefits, and health and safety tips. As you move forward, you’ll cover some of the technical aspects of spray tanning (great for your knowledge) and to valuable client prep techniques. Of course, we’ll also discuss the ins-and-outs of creating a service, from opening times to special offers and what products are needed to perform the treatment. Finally, we’ll get down to the juicy bits: how to apply a killer spray tan and offer sensible aftercare treatments and advice to your clients.

Who is this online tanning course ideal for?

Our Spray Tanning course was designed for active or aspiring beauty therapists. A popular treatment, you’ll learn the correct way to prep and apply a spray tan for men and women of all skin tones. An ideal course for all types of therapist: students, entrepreneurs, or current business owners. Tanning services cost little to launch, are inexpensive to run, and they’re big money makers. So, you’ll not only draw clients looking for a radiant-looking skin, but also generate a residual income. (Clients love a top-up every couple of weeks). Offer a stellar service and word-of-mouth will create business for you.

What are the benefits of spray tan training?

The benefits of adding spray tanning to your services for your clients are:

  • Improved Confidence
  • Happiness Enhancer
  • Healthier Skin Appearance
  • Natural Looking / Long Lasting
  • Zero Harmful UV Exposure
  • Easy to Prepare and Apply
  • Suitable For All Skin Tones
  • Spray Tanning is Instant
  • FDA Approved Services

As aspiring beauty therapists, you know sun damage is the no.1 concern for premature skin ageing, sagging and wrinkles. Your potential clients know this too, but that golden skin tone is too irresistible to ignore. They must have it because it makes them happier, sexier and more confident. By adding spray tanning to your services, you’ll be able to create that special summer glow while maintaining skin health. With a whole host of benefits, there’s no better service for your clients who’re looking for a fantastic tan without the streaks, the burns and the UV rays.

Key Takeaways

  • Spray Tanning course for active and aspiring beauty therapists
  • With this course, you’ll be able to apply for professional insurance
  • Gain the knowledge to advise clients about spray tanning
  • Start your own spray tanning service and become your own boss
  • Assessments are completed and submitted online
  • Study at your own pace anytime, anywhere, anyhow

Discover the secret to creating a glorious summer spray tan… without the discomforts of sunburn.

  • Study with winners

    We’re an award-winning learning provider and have been recognised for our cutting-edge learning techniques.

  • At your own pace

    Study this course as quickly or slowly as you wish; we’ll work at a speed that suits you.

  • Affordable price plans

    We’ll find a way to make this course fit in to your budget.

  • Awarding body: IPHM (International Practitioners Of Holistic Medicine)
  • Our course code: NB014
  • Official Qualification Title: Spray Tan course

Study Hours


Study Method

Your course will be studied through distance learning, meaning you can learn the course at a time and place that suits you. Your course materials will be available to you online via tutorial videos and eBooks. Tutor support is available by email, so help is only a click away!


Course Duration

  • 26 video tutorials guiding you through every aspect of every treatment.
  • 4 easy to follow downloadable eBooks in 27 units, designed to enhance your progressive learning techniques
  • Easy online learning via your mobile, tablet and PC
  • Full support and guidance from working professionals


As you progress, you’ll be assessed at the end of each unit via multiple choice questions that test your understanding. Once you’ve achieved the desired pass percentage, you’ll move on to the next module. Units and tests can be retaken at anytime to strengthen your knowledge.

Course Outcomes

Once you have passed the course, your Diploma Certificate will be available for download via the portal and stored for you. You have lifetime access to the portal so you can return at any time using your tutorials and eBooks as a reference.

Additional Information

Official Qualification Title - Spray Tan course

Difficulty - Level 3

Entry requirements - There are no formal entry requirements for this course, however, it is recommended that you have an intermediate ability to read and write English.

Course Content

1: Foundation
  • Personal Standards and Practice
  • Hygiene
  • Effective Communication with Clients
  • Business Promotion
  • Preparation of the Work Area
  • Health & Safety Legislation
  • Insurance
  • Being effective at Work
  • Promoting Products & Services
  • Retail Specific Legislation
  • Reception Duties
  • Taking Payments & Methods
2: Anatomy and Physiology
  • Hair Structure and Removal
  • Cells and Tissues
  • The Skin
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Muscular System
  • Blood & The Heart
  • The Lymphatic System
  • The Systems
  • Anatomy of the eye
3: Skin Healthcare
  • Skin Types
  • Skin Diseases / Disorders
4: Spray Tan
  • What is Spray Tan
  • Contra-indications and Client Preparation
  • Preparation & Products
  • Application/Procedure and Aftercare

Frequently Asked Questions

We have some answers to common student questions, but if you can't find the answer you're looking for then please contact us and we will do everything we can to answer your questions.

We provide all the specially written learning materials you require to study this course at home. The course fee includes tutor support for 12 months.

There will be an additional charge to purchase and add the practical spray tan kit to your course package. Speak to a course adviser for more details.

You will receive everything you need to complete this course within the study pack we send to you.

No, this course is assessed by coursework alone.

Most students finish comfortably within the course duration period given. However, if you do need more time, your personal tutor support can be extended for an additional fee.

Please check our main FAQs section or Contact Us, we have experienced course advisers who will be delighted to help!