Course Title Dog Grooming Level 1 Certificate
Level: Level 1
Code B197

Overview of the Course

About the programme

This course is designed to develop the theoretical knowledge and practical skills to enable you to gain confidence using professional dog grooming equipment and to undertake a range of bathing and grooming techniques. Personal Protective Equipment will be required, such as a grooming tunic and trousers or waterproof apron.

You will be assessed by written coursework and observation of your skills in a practical setting.

On completion of the course you can progress to the Level 2 Certificate in Dog Grooming and or employment as an Assistant Dog Groomer


Who is it aimed at?

This course is designed for anyone interested learning how to groom a dog and considering a career in dog grooming.


Course content

  • Grooming Equipment
  • Grooming and preparing a dog for bathing
  • Bathing
  • Drying techniques
  • Basic trimming
  • Maintaining equipment
  • Health and safety
  • Dog Breeds
  • Control and restraint
  • Health Checking


Entry Requirements

You will be asked to complete an initial assessment when you attend your interview



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