Receive one-to-one tuition from experts at our established dog grooming salon in Hailsham, East Sussex. We offer a variety of courses designed for beginners and experienced dog groomers. Our City and Guilds™ course is ideal for aspiring dog groomers who need to learn fundamental dog grooming skills. In addition to this, our 5-day Introductory Grooming Course is perfect when you are considering a career in dog grooming. In every course, we endeavour to provide informative and beneficial help and guidance, and our dog grooming training is adapted to your individual needs.
Created for aspiring dog groomers, this hugely popular course is ideal when you want to learn the fundamentals of dog grooming. You learn the valuable skills needed to become a practising dog groomer, and in parallel to this, you gain experience of working in a salon environment. Our experts also show you how to operate specialist equipment that is used on many dog breeds.
In the course, you learn:
Health and Safety in the Salon
The Basic Canine Health Check
The Full Bathing and Drying Process
Preparing A Dog for Styling Basic - Styling for Different Breeds
Correct Procedure for Securing and Moving Animal
Cleaning and Maintaining of Grooming Equipment
The course length is 25 days, Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The examining body is City and Guilds, and upon successful completion of the course, you receive a Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants (7763-02). The assessment consists of written coursework, practical assessments and a multiple-choice examination.
Course fee: £3,450 – this includes a City and Guilds registration, Heavenlyz qualification handbook, Heavenlyz course manual, and an online examination.
PLEASE NOTE: All equipment is supplied for the duration of the course; however, you must purchase a set of personal scissors for this course. We can advise you on the best ones to purchase and assist you in purchasing a set at a reduced rate. If you would like to have your own equipment to use whilst on the course, we can supply you with details about where to purchase this at a reduced rate.
Immersed into a salon environment, you learn important dog grooming skills in a busy environment. When you are considering a career in dog grooming, this course is suitable for you, and this course is appropriate for dog owners who want to learn how to groom a specific breed.
In the course, you learn:
Tools of the Trade
Basic Canine Handling
Bathing and Drying
Clipping and Scissoring Techniques
This 5-day course is Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. When you successfully complete the course, you receive an East Sussex Grooming Academy Certificate in the Introduction to Dog Grooming. The assessment consists of a question and answer session and practical tasks. The course fee is £695.
This course is ideal when you want to try dog grooming before pursuing a career in it. Also, this course is beneficial for pet owners who want to learn how to correctly groom a dog. Please note, to participate in this course, you need to provide your own dog.
In this course, you learn:
Basic and Affordable Grooming Tools
Correct Bathing and Drying
Brushing Techniques and Good Coat Maintenance
Basic Animal Health Warning Signs
This duration of this course is 1 day and it starts at 9:00 a.m. – 5: 00 p.m. The certificate presented to you is an East Sussex Grooming Academy Certificate of Attendance. The course fee is £175.
This course is ideal when you work with or own small companion animals, including cats, dogs, ferrets and rabbits.
Restraint and Safe Transportation
How to Deal with An Animal Emergency
Collapse and Unconsciousness Procedures
Dealing with Animal Shock
Bandaging and Splitting
The course length is 1 day, and the certificate provided is an OCN Level 3 Advanced Companion Animal CPCR and First Aid for Pet Care Professionals. The course fee is £175.