Are you a dog owner who would love to groom your dog?

In four evening classes, you will learn: 

  • dog behaviour
  • how to bath and dry your dog
  • basic grooming products
  • basic clipping equipment
  • equipment maintenance

In the final session, students will combine the skills and knowledge gain throughout the course to complete a basic groom of their own pet.

National Code 0008DGB01
Study Areas Animal Studies
Study Level Short Course

Over four evening classes you will learn the skills to maintain your dogs coat and perform a basic groom. Each week, using your own dog you will learn the following skills:

  • safety in the grooming room
  • dog behavior 
  • hydrobathing 
  • drying 
  • brushing techniques 
  • grooming products 
  • equipment maintenance
  • basic clipping  
  • nail clipping 



You will be supplied with the resources needed for this class including all grooming products. 

You are required to bring your own dog to classes 2-4 to practice. 

Dog owners wishing to learn the skills to be able to maintain their dogs coat. 

You will be able to perform a basic groom of your own dog. This will include general upkeep of both long and short haired dogs. 

Last updated: February 18, 2019 03:46pm