Animal Conservation and Welfare

Introduction

Course Title: Certificate in Introductory Dog Grooming
Course Code: AC134

Department: Animal Conservation and Welfare
Course Type: Part Time



An obvious follow-on to the Level 2 Dog Grooming Assistants course (AC133). It is aimed at students who would like to progress to become a professional dog stylist. Units include: styling and finishing, planning grooming and health checking.

Overview

Qualification

Level 3 Certificate in Introductory Dog Grooming (QCF)

Course Content

- Carry out styling and finishing of dogs
- Assessment and planning of dog grooming work
- Promote and maintain the health and wellbeing of animals
- Health checking a dog by a dog groomer
- As well as dealing with clients, taking payments, stock and H&S

Entry Requirements

Successful completion of Level 2 Dog Grooming Assistants or significant experience

Next Steps

Progression on to the Level 3 Diploma in Professional Dog Stylists (this course is a pre-requisite).

Career Opportunities

Working as a groomer in a dog grooming salon. Progression on to the Level 3 Diploma in Professional Dog Stylists. (This course is a pre-requisite.) In order to complete Level 3 Diploma in Professional Dog Stylist you would need to take a series of practical exams at an additional cost.