Tattoo Courses

10 Day Tattoo Course. Book with £300 Deposit! UK's most popular tattoo courses. Guaranteed Pass. Apprenticeships. Tattoo Training Course.

£1,599 £2,799
40% Off Until 31st July 2024

Tattoo Training course

Our tattoo courses are designed for individuals looking to gain first-hand training and qualification in tattooing. This tattoo course is tailored for beginners and also for experienced tattooists, serving as a refresher course, to enhance their skill and practice their craft as they pursue a career as a professional tattooist. This is exemplified by our industry leading 99% pass rate, making us one of Europe’s most popular academies.

The nature of our tattoo course is to provide intense training and insightful knowledge for our students in order to produce body art at the highest level. We cover both the theory and practical side of the industry.

Students will receive a certificate recognised throughout Europe as well as Internationally.

Tattoo Course in Manchester Location:
155a Manchester Road, Manchester, BL9 0TD

Tattoo Course in London Location:
15 Ace Parade, 15 Hook Rd, Chessington KT9 1DR

All prices are inclusive of course fees, mandatory course materials, awarding body registration & exam fees.
A £300 Deposit is required to secure your place on our tattoo courses. The remaining balance will need to be paid in full 14 days before the tattoo course start date.

Our Tattoo Course consists of two elements. The Theory and the Practical. Both are required to be completed in order for us to asses you as a competent tattooist.

Throughout the course, you will receive handouts on tattooing, the industry and all knowledge about the apparatus required. Moreover, students will also be taught legislation/regulations of professional tattooing.

  • Introduction to Tattooing
  • Tattoo hygiene
  • Tattoo equiptment and Accessories
  • Health and Safety modules
  • Control of substances hazardous to health
  • Biohazardous waste
  • Cross contamination
  • Decontamination
  • Sterilisation
  • Infections, causes and spreading
  • Skin preparation
  • The tattooing procedure
  • Licensing and registration
  • Consent forms and aftercare
  • Theory test

This is the Practical week where you will start to tattoo! The week consists of:

  • Drawing
  • Adapting drawings to tattoo designs
  • Tattoo placement
  • Stencil preparation
  • Sterilisation of the tattoo area
  • Machine set up
  • Using inks and pigments
  • Tattooing on practice skin
  • Lining and shading techniques
  • Preparing the live model for tattooing
  • Aftercare
  • Earn between £40-£350 an hour*.
  • Unlimited student support.
  • 30% off tattoo supplies and equiptment when purchasing through our store.
  • Theory booklet and course materials covering what you have learnt on the course.
    Free advice starting up your own studio.
  • Plus much more. Click here to go to our Why Choose Us page.

Tattoo Training Course Requirements

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Our teaching staff are registered, professional tattooists, accumulating over 80 years experience between them. The classroom environment we create in our tattoo courses allows our students to practice on live models, for them to bring their own models*, all under the supervision of our qualified teachers.