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Dog Grooming Assistant Level 2

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Select Status Course Code Date Duration Time Location Costs
Limited places - Call 01756 693 309 L200001A/4 Tue 9 Apr 2024 12 Weeks TUES 17:30 - 21:00
THURS 17:30 - 21:00
Aireville Campus £ 238*
Exam: £124

* Fee remission may be available for this course, visit Fees and Funding for further information

Dog tired of your career? Start a new one with this Dog Grooming Assistant Certificate

Learn the skills to start a career in the Dog Grooming industry and equip yourself with the expertise you need to work under supervision in a Dog Grooming salon.

You will undertake assessments for all mandatory units 1-6 (total of 18 credits) plus a minimum of 5 credits from the optional units. Total credit value of 23 credits.

Mandatory Units

  • Prepare & groom dogs prior to bathing
  • Bathe & clean dogs
  • Clean & maintain equipment used for grooming or removing hair from animals
  • Control & restrain animals
  • Dry dogs & prepare their coats for styling
  • Basic trimming of a dog’s coat

Optional units

  • Carry out reception duties
  • Handle payments from clients
  • Welcome, receive & care for visitors to sites
  • Move animals between locations
  • Maintain the cleanliness & bio security of the animal care working environment

Further Study

Dog Grooming Level 3 Diploma


Employment in a Dog Grooming salon

Part-time courses are term-time only.
See our term dates for further information.

Did you know that some of our courses are free if you earn less than £20,319 (£21,255 if you live in West Yorkshire, difference in qualifying earning amounts is due to local authority funding regulations). Call 01756 693 309 for further information.

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