We get lots of enquiries asking about careers in grooming, we can help! Whether you are a more experienced groomer looking for practical experience working with different coat types, a student who is looking to gain knowledge of working in a grooming salon or if you are just looking into a career change.. we have the course for you.
Owners Course – £100
This course allows you to bring your own dog or work on our model dogs and learn how to fully and correctly groom them to your chosen style. You will work with an experienced stylist who will instuct and guide you every step of the way, give you lots of helpful tips throughout the day and answer all of your questions. We provide model dogs to practice various techniques along with tips on your dogs skin and coat maintenance for in between grooms.
Salon Experience – £100
This gives people the opportunity to gain experience in a busy salon environment handling dogs, customer service, booking systems etc. The experience day is suitable for anyone over 16 with an interest in dog grooming. No previous experience is necessary.
Pro Taster Day – £150
Pro taster day course allows you to bring your own dog plus work with some of ours. You will gain experience of multiple coat types and also be given the opportunity to experience what it is like in a busy salon environment. There will be an experienced stylist with you every step of the way. This course is perfect for those thinking about making a career change, or if you are a qualified groomer who needs more practical experience and to see how a salon works.
Our grooming courses include expert tuition from our staff who have over 50 years of grooming experience between them. You will learn a variety of grooming styles, safe practices, adivce on canine first aid and how to use an extensive range of equipment. The courses run from 10am to 5pm on weekdays, lunch and refreshments are provided. Upon completion of the course you will recieve a certificate and reference stating the experience you have earned. To book your place or to have a chat about what’s involved please contact us.