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Dog Grooming - Level 3 (Certificate) at College of West Anglia

Course description

This programme is designed to provide you with a sound knowledge and skills of all aspects of dog grooming. You will learn various breeds, including scissoring, handstripping and clipping techniques. This course will also include first aid and customer care.The programme content includes:

  • Assess and plan dog grooming work
  • Carry out styling and finishing of dogs
  • Plan the handling and restraint of animals
  • Supervise and control the movement of animals
  • Plan the accommodation of animals
  • Recognise and interpret the behaviour of animals
  • Promote and maintain the health and well-being of animals
  • Improve the customer relationship
You must also complete 210 hours work experience.

Entry requirements

You will need to:

  • Have completed Dog Grooming - Level 2, with good attendance and progress reviews


Assessment is continuous throughout the programme. Each unit is assessed by a variety of methods including assignments, practicals, tests and a portfolio of evidence.

Financial information

Please see the college website for fee details

Further information

For further information, please visit the college website

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 19 October 2018
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