Course Description

Advanced Diploma in Dog Grooming - Level 3

Advanced Diploma in Dog Grooming - Level 3 is a course run by South London College, Dublin. It is a 'Online Learning' course with a duration of 12 Guided Learning Hours. Advanced Diploma in Dog Grooming - Level 3 gives a Course Qualification of Level 3 Certificate. For more information about Advanced Diploma in Dog Grooming - Level 3 at South London College, please review the details below.

Advanced Diploma in Dog Grooming – Level 3

This course in Advanced Dog Grooming – Level 3 is for individuals aspiring to get into or already in the dog grooming industry. individuals that would love to groom their pet dogs on their own might also find this course worthwhile, as this professionally narrated course will get you into terms with all the dog grooming techniques and methods in a matter of days. All you need to start with this course is a passion for animal care and a recognised qualification at Level 2 or above in a related disciple.

This course start by taking you through the history and relationship between dogs and human owners. You will then be taught on the safe set up procedure for grooming, pet safety and pet safety procedures to ensure you follow it in your dog grooming activities. This course will also focus on the different breeds of dogs to provide you the confidence in handling and grooming them as per their grooming needs.

This comprehensive course will help you master the different grooming techniques and methods that are essential to add a professional flair to your grooming career. All the aspects of setting up a dog grooming business of your own will also be extensively covered through this course to help bring your passion to life. By the end of this course, you will walk away with an accredited certification that is a guaranteed way to get into the animal care or grooming industry.

The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Global Edulink* has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

The course itself has been designed by Global Edulink* to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

*South London College is an approved reselling partner for ABC Awards courses under Global Edulink

*Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

Course Curriculum

1: Introduction To Grooming
2: Safe Set Up Procedure For Grooming
3: Pet Safety
4: Pet Safety Procedures
5: Dogs Common Skin And Coat Disorders
6: Scabies Otitis Conjunctivitis And Plaque
7: Grooming Tools
8: Hygiene And Disinfection Procedures
9: How To Dog Groomers Approach Dogs
10: Anatomy Types Of Coat
11: Standard Dog Grooming Styles

Who Is This Course Aimed at?

Individuals who want to learn dog grooming skills
Individuals who are animal lovers and want to run their own dog grooming business
Pet carer, dog walker
Anyone who has a deep interest in animal care

Access Duration

The course will be directly delivered to you, and you have 12 months access to the online learning platform from the date you joined the course. The course is self-paced and you can complete it in stages, revisiting the lectures at any time.

Method of Assessment

This online course will be evaluated through written assignments. In order to complete this programme successfully, all students are required to complete a series of assignments. The completed assignments must be submitted via the online portal. Your instructor will review and evaluate your work and provide your feedback based on how well you have completed your assignments.


At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course)

Awarding body

(Accreditation) ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers. Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

Other benefits

Written and designed by the industry’s finest expert instructors with over 15 years of experience
Repeat and rewind all your lectures and enjoy a personalised learning experience
Unlimited 12 months access from anywhere, anytime
Save time and money on travel
Learn at your convenience and leisure
Eligible for a TOTUM discount card
Free access to course before you purchase (For selected courses only)

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Training ProviderSouth London College
Course LocationDublin
Course TypeOnline Learning
Course QualificationLevel 3 Certificate
Course Duration12 Guided Learning Hours
Course Fee149
Entry RequirementsLearners should be age 19 or over, and must have a basic understanding of Maths, English, and ICT. A recognised qualification at level 2 or above in any discipline.
Carear PathOnce you successfully completed the Advanced Diploma in Dog Grooming Level 3 you can have a career in animal care or dog grooming service. If you are interested in grooming animals, this certification will give you a starting point to further your career path. Animal care workers who are in pursuit of a promotion will also find this course highly useful. Dog Groomer Dog Grooming Service Dog Walker Pet Care Specialist Others jobs you can get Pet Sitter Pet Groomer Pet Care Assistant
Phone+44 203 884 3001
Course CodeQLS-03616
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35-37 Ludgate Hill, London, Dublin, United Kingdom. Eircode: EC4M 7JN

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