Animal Conservation and Welfare


Course Title: Dog Grooming (Taster Course)
Course Code: AC034

Department: Animal Conservation and Welfare
Course Type: Part Time

Take a day to try dog grooming before enrolling on a longer course. Gain insight into the work and responsibility of the groomer. Learn how to cater for your dog’s requirements and how to groom out, bath and dry your own dog.



College Certificate

Course Content

This one day College Certificate course is suitable for anyone thinking of grooming as a career option or for those who would just like a sociable, interesting day.
- Handling the dog in the salon
- Introduction to tools and equipment used in dog grooming
- Bath, groom out and dry a dog

Entry Requirements

Minimum age 14 if accompanied by a paying adult

Next Steps

Dog Grooming Assistants Course (AC133)

Career Opportunities

Assistant dog groomer. Progression on to Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants. Dog Groomer.