From novice to fully qualified professional
City & Guilds requires 300 guided learning hours to complete the Level 3 Diploma. This will consist of 2 28 days of practical training. This course is aimed at those wishing to persue a professional career in dog grooming and will give you the skills required and plenty of hands-on experience with a wide variety of breeds. As part of the course you will need to complete 150 hours of home study and e learning work modules, so that your knowledge meets the City and Guilds requirements and to ensure you are a capable competent groomer . The home study is mandatory, and this time is logged to comply with City and Guilds requirements . You will complete both the Level 2 and Level 3 City & Guilds Qualifications during this course, you will also complete a professional pet first aid course as well as a business studies workshop. The course cost is £5000 and includes:
Correct handling of dogs
Health checking and recognising problems
Professional Pet First Aid Qualification
Professional running of a Business Workshop
Styling to breed standard or owners requirements
Clipping, scissoring and hand stripping
Ear, nail and teeth maintenance
Health and safety in the salon
A FREE certificate in Animal Handling and Animal First Aid
A FREE business management certificate giving you guidance in running your own salon and customer relations
28 days salon training and 150 hours of monitored home study required
The Level 2 & 3 City & Guilds Qualifications are included in this course.
Students can also participate in cat grooming during the course if they wish to do so.
Additional City & Guilds Qualification available.