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All Inclusive Professional City & Guilds Dog Grooming Course

From Novice to Stand Alone Professional!

This course is aimed at those wishing to pursue 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. 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 .

The course includes:

  • Correct handling of dogs
  • Health checking and recognising problems
  • Professional Pet First Aid Qualification
  • Information on running a Business 
  • Styling to breed standard or owners requirements
  • Clipping, scissoring and hand stripping
  • Ear, nail and general hygiene maintenance
  • Health and safety in the salon
  • Guidance on setting up your own salon and customer relations
  • City and Guilds require 300 GLH ( Guided Learning Hours) to be completed in order to be able to complete this course . You will carry out 30 days in salon training, PLUS a minimum of 150 hours of continued guided learning with home study and through E Learning modules. This time will be logged and tracked to meet the requirements of City and Guilds until the required guided learning hours (GLH) are achieved​ and to insure your knowledge meets the recommended standards.

All students can purchase a Professional Dog Grooming Pack for their own personal use during and after the course. The pack contains a wide variety of quality equipment which is all you will require during your course with us and to set up as a dog groomer afterwards. For an additional fee we also offer a pack upgrade which will include Cordless Clippers and Wahl steel comb attachments.

The Level 2 & 3 City & Guilds Qualifications are included in this course **.

For anyone looking for accommodation nearby during the length of their course, we recommand staying at the The Paddock at Peacock Farm B & B, which offers discounted rates for Just 4 Paws students.

** Subject to all required assessments being completed

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Course Length: 
30 Days PLUS minimum 150 hours Home Study
Course Fee: 
Course Days: 
Monday - Thursday
Course Times: 
Start 10am

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