Students leave this course with more than just a certificate to hang on the wall; Students leave with increased value to deliver to the business. The skills and knowledge they get can be applied every time they work with a customer; that adds value to them as an individual, value to your clients, and value to your business.  Signup for just $40

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SunFocus Certification is the only Tanning Certification backed by the exclusive Certification for Life ™ guarantee:

  • If you earn a SunFocus Tanning Certification then relocate and want certification in your new home state or province, upon request, we will enroll you in our course appropriate for that state at no charge. If you earn a SunFocus Tanning Certification and your state has or creates a requirement for periodic re-certification, upon request, we will enroll you in our course appropriate for that re-certification at no charge.

Students consistently praise our courses for being clear, easy to understand and follow, informative and reliable. See samples of student comments.

This course has been developed with our experience owning and operating tanning salons. We bring real life experience from the salon to your learning to make it the most relevant experience possible.  We want your training to prepare you to provide for the best possible client service, satisfaction and experience. 

SunFocus provides more state and province specific tanning certification courses than all other salon certification vendors combined.

The course presents the student with 11 modules, each on a specific topic. It covers all aspects of the Tanning Operator Job including: skin and the tanning process, skin typing, eye protection, new client procedure, salon procedures. and equipment, as well as state and federal regulations.

Generally students should expect to spend several hours in the course material.  That is about 20-30 minutes in each of the modules.  That will give time to get the most value and information from the course.

Enrollments in this course expire in 30 days

SunFocus has provided Tanning Certification developed and presented by Salon Owners since 1994. Over 40,000 owners and operators have profitted from our tanning class and certification / tanning test.

Signup today and You Are Certified for Life, see instructions here.

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  • Free Preview of Certification for Tanning Operators
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    This course allows guest users to enter  See a Free Preview of Tanning Certification Training here.

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  • North Carolina Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in North Carolina.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations of the North Carolina Department of Health.

    See our North Carolina course approval here.
  • Alberta Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Alberta, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the Alberta "SKIN CANCER PREVENTION (ARTIFICIAL TANNING) ACT" and "Artificial Tanning Regulation(233/2017)".
  • Arizona Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in Arizona.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Arizona Rules for the Licensing of Tanning Facilities.
  • British Columbia Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • British Columbia Training
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in British Columbia, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as British Columbia Public Health Regulated Activities Regulation
  • California Tanning Operator Training and Certification
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in California.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Filante Tanning Facility Act .
  • Colorado Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Colorado.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Colorado Department of Health.
  • Delaware Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Delaware.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Delaware Department of Health.
  • Florida Tanning Operator Training and Certification
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in Florida.

    See our Florida course approval here.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of Florida Statute 381.89, Chapter 64E-17 Florida Administrative Code.
  • Georgia Tanning Operator Training and Certification
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Georgia

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Georgia Code for Tanning Facilities, as enforced by the Georgia Department of Health.
  • Illinois Tanning Operator Training and Certification
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Illinois.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Illinois Tanning Facilities Code.
  • Indiana Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • IN Certification
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Indiana.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Indiana Tanning Facilities rules.

    Like all SunFocus Operator Certifications this course is backed by the exclusive Certification for Life ™ guarantee**. Get Certified Today and You Are Certified for Life.

    Make your best choice, get your training from an experienced tanning provider, not from a magazine company's "Institute" or "Network".
  • Iowa Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Iowa.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirementss of the Iowa Department of Health.
  • Kansas Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Kansas.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirementss of the Kansas Board of Cosmetology.
  • Kentucky Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Kentucky.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Kentucky Department of Health.
  • Maine Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in Maine.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Maine Rules Relating to Tanning Facilities, as enforced by the Division of Environmental Health.
  • Manitoba Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • Manitoba Training
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Manitoba, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as "The Public Health Amendment Act (Regulating Use of Tanning Equipment)" and "Manitoba Regulation 58/2012" for tanning.

    SunFocus provides more state / province specific, tanning certification courses than all other salon certification vendors combined. That means training that applies to your situation.

    No membership fees, no sponsor ads and no hidden costs. Just the Best Course at the Best Price with the Best Service
  • Massachusetts Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Massachusetts.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Massachusett Tanning Facilities regulations.
  • Michigan Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Michigan.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Michigan Tanning Facilities Code.
  • Minnesota Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Minnesota.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Minnesota Department of Health.
  • Mississippi Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in Mississippi.

    This course covers the Mississippi Regulations for Tanning Facilities, as enforced by the Mississippi Department of Health.
  • Nevada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Nevada.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Nevada Department of Health.
  • New Brunswick Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in New Brunswick, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the New Brunswick Artificial Tanning Act.
  • Newfoundland and Labrador Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the Newfoundland and Labrador Personal Services Act.
  • New Hampshire Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • NH Certification
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in New Hampshire.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations enforced by the Office of Professional Licensure and Certification Directors.

    Students consistently praise our courses for being clear, easy to understand and follow, informative and reliable. See samples of student comments

    No membership fees, no sponsor ads and no hidden costs. Just the Best Course at the Best Price with the Best Service
  • New Jersey Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in New Jersey.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the New Jersey Tanning Facilities regulations.
  • New York City Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in New York City.

    See our NYC course approval here.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of Article 177 as enforced by the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.

    You are required to spend at least 4 hours in the course material .
  • New York State Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in New York, except NYC, NYC has a separate course.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of New York Tanning Facility regulations as enforced by the New York Department of Health.
  • North Dakota Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in North Dakota.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the North Dakota Department of Health.
  • Northwest Territories Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Northwest Territories, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the NWT Personal Services Establishment Regulations for tanning.
  • Nova Scotia Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Nova Scotia , Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the Nova Scotia Tanning Beds Act and Tanning Facilities Regulations.
  • Ohio Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • Ohio Training
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in Ohio.

    See our Ohio course approval here.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Ohio State Cosmetology and Barber Board.

    You are required to spend at least 4 hours in the course material. You are required to take the course examination at an approved testing center. See a list of testing centers and what you will need to do here.

    Your certification is valid for 4 years, after that it must be renewed; when that time comes contact us by email to take advantage of our exclusive Certification for Lifeguarantee to renew at no charge.

    Just one more reason why SunFocus is your smart tanning training choice
  • Ontario Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Ontario, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as ONTARIO REGULATION 99/14 for tanning.
  • Oregon Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is approved in Oregon.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Oregon Health Authority.
  • Pennsylvania Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Pennsylvania.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Pennsylvania Indoor Tanning Regulation Act.
  • Prince Edward Island Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Prince Edward Island, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the PEI Tanning Facility Regulations.
  • Quebec Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Quebec, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the Quebec "Act to prevent skin cancer caused by artificial tanning".
  • Rhode Inland Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Rhode Island.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Rhode Island Department of Health.
  • Saskatchewan Canada Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Saskatchewan, Canada.

    This course covers Canada Radiation Emitting Devices Regulations, the Federal Provincial Territorial Radiation Protection Committee's "Guidelines for Tanning Equipment Owners, Operators and Users" as well as the Saskatchewan Health Hazard Regulations.
  • South Carolina Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in South Carolina.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the South Carolina State Regulations 61-106, Tanning Facilities regulations.
  • Tennessee Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Tennessee.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Tennessee Code.
  • Texas Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • TX Certification
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Texas.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Texas Rules for the Licensure of Tanning Facilities.

    Our courses have been developed with our experience owning and operating tanning salons.

    We bring real life experience from the salon to your learning to make it the most relevant experience possible.  We want your training to prepare you to provide for the best possible client service, satisfaction and experience. 
  • Utah Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Utah.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the Utah Department of Health.
  • Virginia Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Virginia

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Virginia Code for Tanning Facilities.
  • West Virginia Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in West Virginia.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of regulations from the West Virginia Department of Health.
  • Wisconsin Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • This Tanning Operator Certification Training is valid in Wisconsin.

    Completion of this course satisfies the requirements of the Wisconsin Code for Tanning Facilities.
  • National Tanning Operator Training and Certification Signup
  • Tanning Certification
    This Tanning Operator Certification Training is for residents of all states without a state specific course listed on our site, except for Louisiana.



    We advise you to use one of our state specific courses when one is available. Those courses include detailed infomation on that state's regulations and requirements.

    In some locations the National course would not be accepted; these include Florida, Maine, Mississippi, New Hampshire, New York City, North Carolina, Ohio and Oregon.

    The course covers all aspects of the Tanning Operator Job including: skin and the tanning process, skin typing, eye protection, new client and salon procedures, equipment, and FDA regulations.

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