An Introduction to Dog Grooming Part 1

Course Content

This introductory course is a great starting point for learners who wish to develop their skills in dog grooming. Topics covered include: the requirements for different dog breeds for grooming depending on coat type, preparing dogs for grooming and applying grooming techniques, performing routine tasks and maintaining the dog's comfort and health and monitoring and maintaining the cleanliness of the working environment.

Entry Requirements

Applicants must be committed to caring for and looking after animals. Applicants must be aged 16 or over.

Method of Assessment

As a level 5 SQA unit is included in this course, there will be written and practical assessments that must be passed in order to complete the course.

Future Prospects

Successful learners may wish to progress onto An Introduction to Dog Grooming Part 2.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Evening/Weekends

  • Campus

    Arbroath Campus

  • Start Date

    26 Aug 2024

  • Monday 4.30pm-6.30pm

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration

    16 Weeks

  • Subject Area

    Animals, Land & Environment

  • Course Fee


  • All course fees are reviewed annually, and subject to change. Published fees apply to the courses mode of delivery.
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