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Dog Grooming – Introduction

Entry Level

Course code: F24P263
Type: Short Courses
Duration: 1 Day
Subject area: Animal Care
Location: Holme Lacy
Full Cost - £85.00

* Fees are chargeable each year and the fees quoted will be for the current year only, if the course is more than 1 year further fees will be due next year.

About the course

This is a one day introductory course into dog grooming and ideal for pet owners wanting to learn how to groom their own dog and also for those interested in dog grooming as a career. This is a practical course designed for candidates to gain valuable hands on experience. The course will cover the basics of dog grooming, including bathing, drying and styling as well as health checking techniques, nail clipping and ear cleaning. Candidates will be required to bring a suitable dog.

What you could do next

Candidates may be interested in attending the Pet First Aid 1 day course or progress onto other animal care courses on offer.

Popular modules

The course consists of four modules: Introduction to dog grooming * Health checks including nail clipping and ear cleaning * Grooming equipment * Bathing, drying and styling.

Key facts

Duration: 1 day (Saturday) Venue: Holme Lacy College 10am to 4.30pm


17th Feb 24

23rd March 24

18th May 24

22nd June 24

Full Cost – £85.00

Assessment methods

On successful completion of the course, candidates will be awarded with a College Certificate of Attendance. This is a non-certified course.