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Applying Skin Tanning Techniques

Course Code: STT2

Level: 2
Subject area: Hair & Beauty
Awarding body: VTCT
Qualification: Award
Course type: Part-time
Time of Day: Daytime
Duration: Five weeks
When you'll study: Mondays at various times.

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About the course

The beauty industry is booming, and achieving that bronzed, post-holiday glow can now be achieved without leaving the country. As people become more aware of the health risks of sunbeds and excess sunbathing, tanning treatments are more popular than ever.

On this course, you’ll learn about manual and spray tanning treatments, as well as how to use tanning products and equipment. We’ll teach you about different tanning treatments, as well as their key ingredients and benefits.

What you'll learn

This course includes the following subjects:

  • tanning treatments
  • using professional tanning products
  • anatomy and physiology
  • safety, patch testing and client care
  • health and safety.
Entry requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course.


There are no formal exams.

What's next?

On successful completion of this course, you may be able to progress to another course beauty therapy course at City College. Alternatively, you may wish to consider self-employment or benefit from enhanced employment opportunities.

Important information

Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2017/18 (August 2017 – July 2018). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2018/19.

We are not able to confirm start dates for this course at the moment, however we are welcoming applications. To apply, please complete and return an application form .