ABC - QLS Awards

Dog Grooming Course Level 3

UK Open College

*Prix indicatif
Montant original en GBP :
£UK 399

Infos importantes

Typologie Formation
Méthodologie A distance
Heures de classe 100h
Durée Flexible
Début Dates au choix
Envoi de matériel d'apprentissage Oui
Service d'information Oui
Tuteur personnel Oui
  • Formation
  • A distance
  • 100h
  • Durée:
  • Début:
    Dates au choix
  • Envoi de matériel d'apprentissage
  • Service d'information
  • Tuteur personnel

Home based distance learning. This dog grooming course can be completed from home with full support for a maximum of 1 year.

Infos importantes
Quels sont les objectifs de la formation?

Students looking into working with dogs will love our dog grooming course. Studied from home at your own pace with materials and support provided. Students will learn how to deal with a variety of breeds from Afghans to terriers.
In addition to the grooming, students will also cover the business elements of what's required in setting up your very own "doggy parlour". The course has been written and developed by a leading expert in this field.

Once you have completed your theory, you can go on to take a practical training course.

Cette formation est-elle faite pour moi?

It will appeal to students looking to found their own "doggy parlour" and gain skills in animal health and care.

Quel est le processus d'inscription?

Once your information request is received, one of our course advisors will provide you with further information via email or telephone.

Conditions: Students looking to enrol onto this course should meet the following criteria: Be aged 16 Years or above Possess a solid knowledge of the English language Have access to a PC and the internet for the duration of the whole course Basic computer skills: e.g. Word processing, emailing, uploading documents etc. Have a genuine desire to succeed


Où et quand

Début Lieu
Dates au choix
Distance Learning
Début Dates au choix
Distance Learning

Qu'apprend-on avec cette formation ?

Anatomy and Physiology
Dog Grooming
IT Law
Dog Handling
Animal First Aid


Unit 1
Man’s History with Dogs
The History of Dog
Grooming The Dog
Grooming Profession
Unit 2
Dog Breeds
Breed Recognition
Dog Anatomy and Physiology
Dog Diseases
First Aid

Unit 3

Types of Coat
Smooth Coat Breeds
Short Coat Breeds
Double Coat Breeds
Long and Silky Coat Breeds
Harsh  and Wiry Coat Breeds
Curly and Woolly Breeds
Corded Coated Breeds

Unit 4
Types of Coat
Short Coat Breeds
Long Coat Breeds
Designer Breeds

Unit 5
Equipment Required
Grooming Tools
Equipment Maintenance
Uniforms and Protective Clothing
Protective Equipment
Products Required
Price Lists
Suppliers Information and Contact Details

Unit 6
Safety Measures
Dog Psychology
Dog Control
Pre-Bath Bath
Post Bath

Unit 7
Dealing with Double Coats
Professional Grooming Shortcuts
Working with Puppies
Working with the Senior Dog

Unit 8

Terrier Trims
Head Details
Body Details
Hand Stripping
Terrier Breeds
Airedale Terrier
Australian Terrier
Bedlington Terrier
Cairn Terrier
Dandie Dinmont Terrier
Irish Terrier
Kerry Blue Terrier
Lakeland Terrier
Norfolk Terrier
Norwich Terrier
Scottish Terrie
Sealyham Terrier
Soft-coated Wheaten Terrier
Welsh Terrier
West Highland White Terrier
 Wire Fox Terrier
Yorkshire Terrier
Breed Grooming Comparisons

Unit 9
Spaniel Breeds
Spaniel Breed Trims
American Cocker Spaniel
American Water Spaniel
Cavalier King Charles
Spaniel English Cocker Spanie
l English Springer Spaniel
English Toy Spaniel
Irish Water Spaniel
Welsh Springer Spaniel
Poodle Types
Poodle Breed Trims
Minature Poodle Standard Poodle
Toy Poodle

Unit 10
Setter Breeds
Setter Trims
English Setter
Gordon Setter
Irish Red Setter
Other Breeds
Bichon Frise
Old English Sheepdog
Portuguese Water Dog
Mixed Breeds and Designer Dogs

Unit 11
Drop Coat Breeds
Drop Coat Trims
Coton de Tulear
Lhasa Apso
Shih Tzu

Unit 12
The Law and You
Health and Safety
First Aid
Setting Up in Business
Choosing Premises
Salon Design
Business Plan
Business Profile
Business Portfolio - Conclusion

Information supplémentaire

Students have a maximum of 1 years to complete. Course duration is approx. 100 hours.