Our Courses

About us
Our courses have something to suit everyone. Our full-time professional dog grooming diploma course is our most popular and gives you the option to further achieve a City and Guilds certificate.

We aim to train you to the highest standard and you are assured of the best possible attention from our dog grooming tutors, who are with you every step of the way. The standard of training is very high with attention to detail. These courses are very hands on with a variety of breeds for you to work with.

We will teach you all you need to know to enable you to go on and become a professional Dog Groomer. You will receive maximum care and support from our qualified tutors based within our modern, open plan, fully air-conditioned training salon.

Introduction to Dog Grooming Course – 2 Weeks

This course is an ideal taster course for anyone who would like to understand more about the world of Dog Grooming and become a Canine Beautician. We structure the course carefully and enable you to learn the basic practical skills of Dog Grooming as well as the theory side of grooming.

Professional Diploma in Dog Grooming Course – 5 Weeks

The full-time Diploma course is perfect for beginners who wish to take the first steps into the world of dog grooming.

The course runs Monday to Friday over 5 weeks and is our most popular option.
It is a very thorough and hands-on, practical course which we believe is the only way to master the art and skills involved in dog grooming. Combined with live demonstrations, theory sessions and interactive classroom study, we hope to provide you with a varied mix of learning.

We have formulated a course that covers every aspect of commercial dog grooming, combined with a Business and Advertising seminar, and our Animal Healthcare & First Aid seminar, our courses have been designed to provide you with as much information as possible to carry you forward into whatever direction you wish to take your career. You will leave us with a portfolio and information pack covering every aspect of the course.

Course Content:

  • Bathing and Drying Techniques
  • Clipping
  • Scissoring / Styling
  • Hand stripping
  • Ear plucking
  • Nail clipping & Pad trimming
  • De matting techniques
  • Handling, lifting and Control
  • Coat types
  • Anatomy of the Dog
  • Animal Health
  • Breed Recognition
  • Care and Maintenance of equipment
  • Record Keeping / Customer Service
  • Business Management
  • Advertising
  • Health and Safety

Business

Salon set up
Site planning
Legal / Accountancy
Cash Flow
Profit and loss
Customer service

Advertising

Website design
Logo Design
E-commerce
Google

Animal Health & 1st Aid

Zoonotic diseases
Parasites
Skin conditions
Ears Teeth, Eye problems
Lumps
Weigh
Behaviour
Burns
Fractures
Poisons
CPR
Fitting / Strokes
Bandaging
And Much More…