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Taster Session

This is designed to give you an insight into the grooming salon and what pet grooming would be like as a career. You will be part of the salon team for the day and will get hands on experience in our bathing area and witness our stylist groom a dog to perfection. If you book one of our longer courses withing 14 days your £90 fee will be credited against the course fee.

overalls will be supplied.

 

  • Course Length: 1/2 Day

  • Course Fee: £90

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 16:00

City & Guilds Level 2

Groomers Assistant

This ten day dog grooming course will give students the chance to cover some of the basics of grooming.

This level is ideal if you want to begin working in the dog grooming industry and want to learn the skills you need to work under supervision in a dog grooming salon.

To earn this qualification, you must complete a range of mandatory and optional units, including:

  • Bathing and cleaning dogs

  • Controlling and restraining animals

  • Handling payments from clients.

  • Recognition of health problems

  • Brushing, de-matting and bathing and some basic clipping and trimming

  • Health and safety in the salon

  • Ear cleaning, nail clipping

  • Practical & theory assessments for the qualification

 Students are provided with a study book, level 2 tuition and qualification

  • Course Length: 20 days

  • Course Fee: £2815

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 16:00

Combined Level 2 & 3
 

  • Course Length: 50 days

  • Course Fee: £6000

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 16:00

Already a experienced groomer wanting to obtain a city and guilds qualification? call us today to discuss your options 

Learn to Groom Your Pet Day

This grooming course is for pet owners who wish to learn how to groom their own dog of for people wishing to get a taster before committing to one of the longer courses.

On this course pet owners will be taught how to groom their pet from start to finish. For future students this course will give them an understanding of what the longer courses involve and a chance to see how the courses are carried out.

All students will be given notes as well as before and after pictures and all equipment and overalls will be supplied.

 

  • Course Length: 1 day

  • Course Fee: £180

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 16:00

City  & Guilds Level 3 Diploma 7863-03

 

his course replaces the 7763-03 Certificate/Diploma for Introductory Dog Grooming. You must have already achieved your 7763-02 Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants to be able to register for this course.

The course structure is now assessed through a synoptic assignment during the course. This looks to combine all of your knowledge learnt during the course through both the practical skills and also the theory, which is taught both on site and through home learning. You are assessed on your practical skills, ensuring that you can maintain the health and safety of the animals and staff, plus also produce a fantastic groom and show the basics of understanding how a salon can be run. In addition to the synoptic assignment, you have one written assessment that will occur at two points during the year, allowing you to achieve your City and Guilds level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming.

 Students are provided with a study book, level 3 tuition and qualification

*Included in the fee is 1 year free membership with the Pet Industry Federation (PIF) and upon completion of the course a 1 year free membership with The Groomers Spotlight.

  • Course Length: 40 days

  • Course Fee: £4835 

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 16:00

Level 3 Hand Strip Unit (part of the old (7763-03) Diploma)
 

 

 

 

This course is suitable for anyone that completed the old level 3 Intro (7763-03). If you have already completed your portfolio and written exams and received your Level 3 Certificate in Introductory Dog Grooming, then you are ready to take the practical dog grooming exams for the Diploma. 

  • Course Length: 1/2 day

  • Course Fee: £100

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 16:00

Introduction to dog grooming

This course is suitable for anyone that has an interest in dog grooming, no previous experience required. On this course you will cover an introduction to pet grooming from nail clipping, bathing and drying, basic clipping and styling with theoretical course work completed at home you will cover a wide range of theory from tools & equipment use and maintenance to health checks, products and preparation. As a previous tutor contributing to writing the course at pencoed college I have designed this course as a better alternative to group teaching in a college environment. 

  • Course Length: 10 days part time or full time

  • Course Fee: £1200

  • Course Days: Tues- Fri

  • Course Times: 10:00- 17:00