The course content covers:
-Health and safety, legislation and codes of practice for the dog grooming industry
-Preparing, styling and finishing a dog
-Health checking and handling a dog in a dog grooming environment
-Customer service and record keeping in a dog grooming environment
The assessment for this qualification will require you to achieve;
-A written exam covering knowledge and understanding of the course
-A practical assignment covering health checks, first aid and grooming of dogs with different coat types and for different requirements
Learners must have achieved the Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants (7763-02/AC133) before starting this qualification.
This qualification could lead you to Higher Level training and learning within the industry (The Pet Industry Federation Higher Diploma in Dog Grooming)
You could be self-employed, work for a business or franchise, and it could be based in a salon or a mobile unit.