Dog Grooming (Taster Course)

Subject Area: Course code: Course Type:
Animal Welfare & Science AC034E07/19/1 Short Course

Course Information

Spend a day learning a little more about your pet and their needs when it comes to looking at the methods of bathing, drying and grooming your dog. It also gives you an opportunity to speak to our friendly team.


  • College Certificate
Course Content
  • This one day College Certificate course is suitable for anyone who would just like an educational and sociable day meeting like-minded people. It also makes an ideal gift for the dog lover in your life.

    Topics include:
    Handling your dog
    Introduction to tools and equipment used in dog grooming
    Bath, dry and groom your dog
    Ideally bring your own dog, however if you are planning a new addition but want to know more before you take on the responsibility let us know and we can arrange a dog model for you
Entry Requirements
  • Minimum age 14 if accompanied by a paying adult
    Please let us know the breed of dog prior to the day
Next Steps
  • Dog Grooming Assistants Course (AC133)
Career Opportunities
  • Progression on to Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants
    City and Guilds qualification
    Apprentice to a dog groomer

Dates & Fees

Dates & Times
Start date: End date: Start time: End time:
09-Nov-2019 (Already Started) 09-Nov-2019 10.00 a.m. 4.00 p.m.
Mode of attendance
Day of the week Number of sessions
Sat 1
Course Fees
Tuition fees (Part time standard) £85.00
Reservation fees (Part time standard) £10.00

Materials Required

Need to have sensible shoes, trousers and polo/T shirt.

What's next?

Applications for this course are now closed. If you'd like to know when there will be another or need more information we are happy to answer any questions.