Spray Tanning Course

Spray tans are one of the most popular beautification methods in the UK giving clients a gorgeous, sun-kissed and healthy glow. If you are looking to enter the beauty industry, or simply wish to enhance your current skills, you will be able to gain the knowledge and understanding in certain techniques for application of spray tanning, this is one treatment that is becoming an essential part of client’s routines on a weekly basis. You will gain product knowledge equipment knowledge and technique for an even coverage. You can learn how to give professional spray tans with the correct aftercare in either a salon or the comfort of a client’s home.

Providing a spray tanning treatment is a simple way to give clients a safe alternative to a UV tan.

This course will teach you the essential skills that you need to know to offer a professional spray tanning treatment and includes a practical training session and assessment. This GTi Spray Tanning course follows the National Occupational Standards.

The course is fully accredited by the Guild of Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body, for membership and insurance purposes. Upon completion of the course, students will receive a full-colour certificate for a GTi Award in Spray Tanning Treatments.

The course is beautifully written and accompanied by images, video and a voice-over. Upon completion of the online theory modules, you will receive a PDF manual which you can refer back to. All modules and examinations are completed online with full online support available

Course Content

  • PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
  • Health & Safety / Sterilisation
  • Preparation of Station
  • Client Consultation
  • Contra-Indications
  • Contra-Actions
  • Patch Testing Process if Required
  • Tanning Methods
  • Colour Theory
  • Skin Types
  • Machine Cleaning and Maintenance
  • Aftercare Advice
  • GDPR
  • Social Media
  • Insurance
  • Pricing and Product Range
  • Wholesalers

Course Entry Points

No experience or previous qualifications necessary.
This course is designed for Beginners.

Course Duration

1 Day
10am – 2pm
(1x Model Required)

Course Cost

£150 including VAT
£25 including VAT (GTI student membership this will be for 3 months).
Professional Kit Not Included.


  • Online training materials are downloaded and theory module assessments completed online at Guild GTi website, you must pass all assessments before being able to participate with the course practical.
  • We ask our students to arrive no later than 9.45am to ensure prompt start, this day includes theory/practical.
  • Students will require a model to work on please ensure you can provide one on the day of your course.
  • Minimal jewellery should be worn
  • All student will be required to wear salon clothing
  • Comfortable shoes must be worn
  • Socks or tights must be worn
  • All training equipment and products will be provided.
  • The use of mobile phones is prohibited during training unless prior authorisation has been given.
  • Please note we have a terms and condition policy (available on request)
  • Please note that a £100 non-refundable & non-transferable deposit is required to hold your place.

Finance Available on all courses


  • The GTi Spray Tanning Award is accredited by the Guild of Professional Beauty Therapists, the UK’s leading professional beauty trade body.
  • CPD Points 16