Dog Grooming Courses
Located near Ilkeston between Derby and Nottingham. We run a dog grooming school and offer dog grooming courses for the complete beginner up to advanced groomers. We work with International Certified Master Groomer UK (ICMG)We strive towards high standards in dog grooming and giving the learner a great friendly experience
Certified Professional Groomer
This course runs for 20 weeks and is ideal for people wanting to begin working within the dog grooming industry. The course covers a range of skills including:
Bathing and Dying Dogs
Clipping and Styling Dogs
Hand Stripping Techniques
Canine behavior and handling
Dog skin and hair
Canine First Aid
Grooming Cats (knowledge and understanding)
Salon sanitation and disinfection
Professional grooming and ethics
The grooming business
The Kennel/Pet trim
Care of the groomer
Groomer Liability insurance
Canine hair growth
Scissor and blade care
Course fees are £3100.00 which includes a scissor set and grooming shirt which are yours to keep worth approximately £140.00
You are required to join ICMG and pay exam fees directly to them for the amount of £399.00 this also includes your study guides for the qualification.
There are practical and written exams at the end of the course.
On successful completion of the course you become a Certified Professional Groomer and can put the letters CPG after your name.
You can also Combine the CPG course with City and Guidls Level 2 and complete tow qaulifications in the 20 weeks. tjhe costs to add city and guilds is £1100 making the total course fees £4200.00
Sue has had great sucess with her students exam results on her courses and Sue and her staff help you all the way.
ANGELA CALEY Head of International Master Groomer UK says:
Sue Oliver is at the heart
Certified Master Groomer) and not only promotes top class grooming , but a gentle and kind approach to the handling of clients beloved pets.
As head of in UK, I cannot recommend her highly enough.