City & Guilds dog grooming courses can help you become a dog groomer or build on an existing career in the industry. Our dog grooming training focuses on the principles and practices of modern dog grooming techniques. The Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants is for anyone who wants to start working in the industry - ideal if you don't have any previous qualifications or experience in dog grooming.
To gain the Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants students must undertake assessments for all mandatory units 1-6 (total of 18 credits) plus a minimum of 5 credits from the optional units, with a total credit value of 23 credits.
No specific prior qualifications, learning or experience are required for students who wish to undertake this qualification.
For the Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants assessment methods include written assignments, question and answer papers, practical demonstrations and an online GOLA exam.
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You will be expected to wear suitable clothing including non-slip flat shoes during practical sessions and you will be required to purchase your own equipment. This can be purchased through college as a student kit at a discounted price.