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Dog Grooming Course - CPD Certified Qualification

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Original price £2,250.00
Current price £1,500.00

4 Day Crash Course

SmartBreeder Grooming Academy 4 Day intensive Crash Course is designed & developed for students wanting to start a career in the Dog grooming industry but do not wish to complete the course awarded with City & Guilds qualifications.  

You will receive the same level of teaching in terms of practical skills as our City & Guilds students completing the combined City & Guilds Level 2 & 3 course.

Upon course completion you will have access to our on-line Grooming CPD, you will be provided with the course books and will also have a chance to build up your grooming portfolio.

There will be practical & theory exams at the end of the course.

A Smartbreeder Grooming Academy Certificate of attendance & CPD Accreditation qualification will be awarded on completion of the course.

Course Length:

4 days practical hands on salon training

7 Days distance learning online material (recommended)

1 Day exam

Modules Covered:

  • You will learn all relevant aspects of Salon Health & Safety/Bio Security/Preparation
  • You will learn preparation of various different types of coats ready for styling including bathing, brushing, de-matting and drying of dog's coat
  • You will learn different grooming techniques including hand stripping, clipping and scissoring
  • You will learn how to style and finish to a high standard a large variety of breeds of dogs
  • You will learn all different coat types and will be confident to deliver styling as requested by pet owners
  • You will learn different grooming techniques including hand stripping, clipping and scissoring
  • You will be encouraged to make your own decisions in assessing the dog and the work that is required which will include the tools and skills used to complete the style required/requested
  • You will learn how to handle a dog in a dog grooming environment
  • You will be encouraged to make your own decisions in assessing the dog and the work that is required which will include the tools and skills used to complete the style required/requested
  • You will learn good customer service and record keeping to be able to run a successful dog grooming business
  • You will learn how to clean and maintain equipment used for grooming
  • We will also cover the following theory modules: Health and Safety within the salon, Handling Animals, Business Management and Health Checking

UNLIMITED REFRESHER POLICY:
Once you have paid for & completed ANY of our courses - if required, you can re-do as many times as you wish - completely FREE of charge **(Re-do’s/refreshers from  our Manchester training centre only)

We stock & supply all of the necessary/relevant course related tools, technology & equipment cheaper than anywhere else in Europe GUARANTEED

To book the course we require a £100 deposit.

💳 0% interest free finance can be arranged on all of our courses & equipment (1 page application & instant decision)

☎️ Need more info? > Call us: 01208420999

FAQ

How much does it cost?
£1500

Where does the course take place?
Course takes place within our City & Guilds approved course centre in central Manchester M40 8EL and includes Free & secure on site parking.

Will I be required to attend the course on 4 consecutive days?
No, the course can be completed on 4 consecutive days, alternatively can be broken-down into 2 x 2 day or 4 x 1 day segments.

Do you offer any other Courses?
Yes - We offer Fully CPD Accredited & SOS GOV DEFRA Approved Microchipping/Ultrasound/BAER courses, Fusion Grooming as well as Level 2 & 3 City & Guilds grooming, these can be tailored to your individual requirements upon request.

Do I need any prior experience/Qualifications?
NO - There are no entry requirements, whether you’re an experienced groomer or a complete beginner our course is designed & delivered using a no jargon, no nonsense “hands on” learning approach.

Will I receive a qualification and full certification?
YES - you will receive a SmartBreeder Grooming Academy completion certificate as well as a CPD Accreditation & Qualification

Will I be able to attend a refresher course in future?
We have an UNLIMITED Refresher policy, once you have paid for & completed ANY of our courses - if required, you can re-do as many times as you wish - completely FREE of charge

How often do you run courses?
Our courses run DAILY (including weekends).

Do you sell the course related equipment?
YES - We stock absolutely everything required to open a full service Grooming Salon.

Can I pay for monthly?
YES - We offer 0% interest free finance on ALL courses & Equipment with 1 page application & instant decision.

Do you offer support after I’ve done the course?
YES - We see the course as being just the first step of your journey, upon course completion you’ll be given “access all areas” to our full support Team - this includes personal mobile/WhatsApp numbers for our Course Assessors/Salon Director/Business support Manager & Operations Manager.

I’d like to open my own Grooming Salon but don’t really know where to start, can you help?
YES - Our expertise in this area is unparalleled. From idea stage to opening day we will guide you on every single step of the process, our team includes Grooming Assessors/Specialist Vets, Business Consultants, Solicitor & legal, Finance & Accountancy, Strategy, Marketing & insurance - we offer the complete solution - this service completely free of charge.

How do I Book The Course?
You can either checkout online or call us on 01208420999 and pay a £100 deposit to secure your booking - once you have reserved your space, our course co-ordinator will contact you to arrange a convenient date.

How Do I Pay?
You can either pay full amount in advance on our website or contact us to pay a £100 deposit over the phone with the remaining balance to be paid on course day, we accept all major Debit/Credit cards, PayPal, Cash & BACS transfer. If you'd prefer to spread the cost 0% interest free please click here for more information.

Do i need to bring anything with me?
NO - You don't need to bring anything (not even a packed lunch) Complimentary coffee, tea, soft drinks, cold beers, wines, cheeses, freshly prepared cakes, bakes, sandwiches, rolls, treats, snacks & nibbles all included FREE OF CHARGE.

I have a good relationship with the Groomer that I currently use, I don't want them to know I am doing this course?
Discretion is PARAMOUNT if you’ve been trained previously by amateurs/have competitor concerns/Groomer relationships/You want to keep a low profile etc, your privacy is our PRIORITY. We will NEVER publish pics on our website/social media etc without your permission.

Are there any Hotels close to your course centre?
Yes, we are approximately 2 mins from Manchester City Centre and have prefferential rates with a number of local Hotels, please call us on 01208420999 for more information.

I'm travelling by train, how far are you from the Station?
Airport/Train station transfers available - we are 15 mins from Manchester airport & 2 mins from Manchester central train station, we will collect you personally where possible, alternatively we will send a driver to collect/drop you off/take you to your hotel etc (WE ROLL OUT THE RED CARPET)

☎️ Need more info? > Call us: 01208420999

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KS
20/04/2021
Kelly S.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Dog grooming crash course

Very easy to use, lots of information provided so felt I didn’t need to speak to anyone to as all questions that I would of asked were answered :) currently waiting to hear back from someone about arranging dates to get me on the course :)

D
26/11/2020
D
United Kingdom United Kingdom
Booked on

Cant wait:)