Level 1 Plumpton College Certificate

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The course is designed for those who are considering a career in dog grooming and want to gain some basic skills, those who would like to learn to complete basic grooming on their own dogs at home, or students who are looking to progress on to the Level 2 Certificate in Dog Grooming.

Course Outcomes:

  • Recognise Health and Safety Issues
  • Identify basic canine behaviour
  • Identify different breeds and coat types
  • Name grooming equipment and when to use it
  • Demonstrate the ability to dilute shampoo correctly
  • Demonstrate the use of the equipment by grooming a dog         

Course reference: DGP001

Entry Requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this course.

Dates & Location:

Dates:

9th May - 11th July 2018

Time: 18.00-20:30

Location: Plumpton 

Duration:

1 evening a week for 10 weeks

Costs:

£395

Very well organised. Great balance of theory and practice. 

Course attendee

Nikki is a fantastic teacher. Very clear, patient and thorough. A natural at teaching and demonstrating practical skills. 

Course attendee

Fantastic facilities - the whole salon was kept immaculate. 

Course attendee

Facilities

  • You’ll be able to develop invaluable practical skills at our excellent Animal Management Unit at Plumpton.
  • With extensive access to domestic, exotic and small animals, you’ll also spend time working at our equine department too.
  • Our Clinical Veterinary Nursing Training Suite will give you experience of working with the latest technological equipment to extend your clinical skills.

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