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Professional All Breed Grooming Course and OCNNI L3 Diploma




Attendance-20 lessons plus 5 improver days

About the Course

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There's never been a better time to start a career as a dog groomer. Groomers all over the country have waiting lists or are simply refusing new clients. Graduate with all the knowledge and skills you need to succeed in the dog grooming industry! Are you ready to start an amazing career?

Course: Professional Commercial Pet Groomer Diploma Course

This course is aimed at the beginner to learn all the basics of commercial pet dog grooming including clipping, styling and handstripping and handscissoring techniques to groom all breeds of pets. Throughout the course you will groom a min of 20 dogs from start to finish covering a range of coat types and learning all the head, body, foot, ears and tails styles for everyday commerical pet grooming and how to adapt these to suit all breeds. You will work on our range of training dogs and will be taught 1:1 on the dog you are working on so you can progress as quickly or slowly as you are able with a max of 5 students in the salon at any one time. You will also learn all about tools, equiptment maintance, safe handling and health and safety. Our course also covers pet-first aid and cpr, animal welfare and health care with Vet Sophie Bell which is a comprehensive online course and also includes business and salon management and a range of resources to help you with setting up, running and or managing a dog grooming salon. Everything for the Aspiring groomer to start a career or business and gain a recognised qualification. (Please note the Diploma is the Industry standard Qualification for a fully qualified Groomer)

See the link below for the qualification guide.

Qualification: Ofqual Regulated OCNNI LEVEL 3 Diploma in Commercial Dog Grooming , Animal Welfare & Salon Management includes Pet cpr and First-aid and Business Salon Management.

Attendance: 20 Hands on practical attednance dog grooming Lessons. 50 hours online homestudy.

5 Free Improver Grooming days within 12 months of completion of the course. Courses run all year round so you can start at any time. Lessons are tailored to suit so you can attend 1/2/3/4/5 days per week, we also have some weekend sat/sun lessons.  Lesson duration is approx 3.5 hrs and you will groom one dog start to finish per lesson and complete associated training within that lesson. Weekday classes run 9.45am to approx 1.30pm daily and Sat/Sun 9am to approx 12.30pm.

Course Fee: £5295 - You have up to 12 months from registration to complete the course

Special OFFER £4995 for registrations prior to end of 23.

Payment Plans:

50% deposit at time of enrolement £2647.50 then balance due in advance of day 7 £1323.75 and day 12.

Pay as you learn: You have up to 24 months to complete the course.

£549.50 on enrolement and 18 payments of £274.75 must be paid in advance of booking each lesson to secure your lesson.

Fee includes: 20 HANDS ON lessons, online homestudy package includes grooming & business salon management and pet first-aid resources, course grooming manuals, styling charts, qualification registration, assessment and certification and eportfolio. Scissor pack and grooming overall.

On successful completion of the course students will be able to use ACPG-Advanced Certified Professional Groomers Post nominal after there name and will receive an IACC Certificate of training as well as OCNNI official Qualification Diploma Certificate and Qualified Window Stickers. 2 FREE IMPROVER/REFRESHER GROOMING DAYS and ongoing email and student facebook support group Priceless!

All tuition is by European MasterCraftsman Qualified Award winning Groomer  and Veterinary Nurse Nichola Moore L.C.G.I .

ENROLMENT: To enrol on a course you can fill in the course enrolment form or email on receipt we will forward you a payment link to pay by credit/debit card or you can pay via bank transfer if you wish. On receipt of your deposit we will send current list of available training dates for you to choose from. Within 48hrs of enrolement we will send you links to the online learning portals so you can start the theory and online coursework.    

Your Instructor

Nichola Moore L.C.G.I

Nichola Moore was Northern Irelands First Uk & European MasterCraftsman , City and Guilds and LC.G.I Qualified Groomer with over 30 years industry experience. Nichola is not only a qualified Groomer but also qualified in veterinary nursing and is a leading industry consultant having helped develop many of the industry qualifications and is an examiner for many awarding bodies including City & Guilds & Open College Network. Nichola Holds a L4&5 Teaching certificate as well as assessor, verifier and external verifier. Nichola is passionate about animal care and education and enjoys teaching students to obtain their goals with many of our past student now industry achievers and awarding winning groomers and many running successful businesses over 20 years who better to train with!

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