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SHBBBOS001 Apply Cosmetic Tanning Products

Want to develop fundamental skills in the application of cosmetic tanning products? This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to perform cosmetic tanning treatments using cosmetic tanning products. It involves individual responsibility for selecting and applying cosmetic tanning products to achieve agreed outcomes, and safely applying them to achieve client's tanning requirements.


Cosmetic tanning is a safe and effective way to a sun-kissed look year round. It is the therapists' eye for detail that transforms this into an art and means the difference between a good and exceptional, natural looking tan. This one day short course is our most popular professional development course and will teach you the finer aspects of tanning.


This course is suitable for beauty therapists, hairdressers and those wanting to open their own cosmetic tanning business. Working in this industry allows you to travel, work your own hours and create a flexible business that suits you.


What will I learn?

  •  Theory and practice of techniques
  •  Etiquette and hygiene practices
  •  How to choose tan and equipment for each client
  •  Contraindications
  •  A full body cosmetic tanning sequence
  •  Maintenance and follow-up care of your client



Entry Requirements:

  •  16 years + (parental consent required if under 18).
  •  Year 12 or equivalent
  •  Mature age students
  •  RPL available if able to demonstrate relevant skills and knowledge.




1 Day Workshop in Salon at Chameleon Beauty & Nails


Course fees include

  •  Full colour learning materials
  •  Support from Trainer/Assessor & RTO via email, phone or in person.
  •  Theory & Practical Assessment


Whilst in Salon 

  •  Black long pants
  •  Black enclosed soft sole shoes
  •  Shirt (this is supplied in training kit)
  •  Hair up, neat and tidy
  •  Dark loose clothing
  •  Minimal jewellery
  •  No mobile phones
  •  Arrive 10 minutes before practical session is due to start
  •  Models for student services are to wait in the front of the Salon


Refresher Courses

Chameleon Beauty & Nails offers refresher courses. Please enquire at the Salon for more information.

Chameleon Beauty & Nails together with All States Training are also in the position to tailor courses to meet your needs so if there is something specific you are looking for that is not listed please notify us and we will be only too happy to help you.




Statement of Attainment

Students who successfully complete the course will receive the nationally recognised SHBBBOS001 Apply cosmetic tanning products Statement of Attainment. This Statement of Attainment is from the latest version of the SHB Beauty Therapy training package and is the most up-to-date qualification available in beauty.

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