Animal Welfare & Science


Course Title: Dog Grooming Assistants Course Level 2
Course Code: AC133

Department: Animal Welfare & Science
Course Type: Part Time

This course is aimed at students who want to work or are already working within the grooming profession.
The City & Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants will prepare you with the skills and knowledge for progression onto the next level.
This course will suit mature students who are looking for a change in career.



Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants

Course Content

Throughout the weeks you will learn how to bathe, groom, and carry our basic trims on a wide variety of dog breeds - each to their own individual breed specifications
Topics include:
- Preparation of the dog for bathing and grooming
- Control and restraint of dogs
-Types of equipment and its maintenance
- Basic trimming

Entry Requirements

A willingness to learn new skills, good basic standard of English

Next Steps

Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming Apprenticeship

Career Opportunities

Grooming Assistant

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
10-Sep-19 04-Feb-20 9.15 a.m. 4.45 p.m. Part Time Tue 19
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Additional Costs

Grooming equipment & books (a list will be provided at interview)

Location & Contact Details


Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions


Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Grooming overall. Grooming equipment including scissors. Sensible shoes.


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