We are a City & Guilds approved assessment centre. Our advise to any prospective student, who is intent on a career in dog grooming is to insist that your trainer is a City & Guilds qualified trainer and ideally the grooming school is a City & Guilds approved assessment centre. As a proof of quality grooming and teaching practise.
Course duration is 6 weeks, Monday to Friday 10.00hrs - 16.00hrs.
Courses are both full time & part time, but are staggered throughout the year.
Students are provided with student dogs, where the owners have given permission
for their dogs to be groomed this way. Dogs are not shared, but worked on
by one person.
An individual work station is provided for each student comprising of a hydraulic table and the necessary equipment to groom all breeds of dogs.
A vast selection of dogs are offered from a choice in excess of two thousand
The training concentrates on a very much hands on approach, where students
are encouraged to work and learn at their own pace.
A safe and comfortable learning environment is encouraged, where students
feel free to ask questions as they learn.
A comprehensive portfolio is given depicting both pet and show preparations
which has been written by the trainer.
We teach a maximum of five students and have three teachers.
As of 2016 course costs are:
£3150.00 including VAT @ 20% for the 6 week course.
6 week self catering accommodation Sunday to Thursday is an additional £350.00 including VAT @ 20%.
The total cost for the 6 week course and accommodation is £3500.00