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Dog Grooming – Level 2 (Fast Track)

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Level 2 Dog Grooming Fast Track May 2022
Courses Code
QD2ANDG
Study method
Part Time
Cost from
£800
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  • Is this course for you?

    This is a 15-week intensive course aimed at school leavers and adults who are already working within a salon and want to progress into the dog grooming industry and learn the basics of dog grooming. The course is a pre-requisite for the level 3.

  • Required qualifications

    The formal entry requirement for the fast track course is industry experience within a grooming salon. Applicants with additional needs are not suited to this course and it is recommended applicants with additional needs apply for the 36-week course.

  • What skills will I develop?

    This qualification is designed to help build knowledge and understanding while developing your work-based skills. It will give you the basics to start working within the grooming environment. The qualification was rewritten in 2020 and we are one of a few colleges that deliver the new level 2 qualification, where within the course there are no individual unit assessments unlike the old qualification.

    The practical lessons take place in the college’s on-site commercial grooming salon. You will be required to attend for one full day per week for practical lessons and theory lessons.

    Students are assessed by means of two observed practical assessments and an online theory exam.

  • Careers

    This qualification will help you gain the basic practical knowledge to progress on to our Level 3 Dog Grooming course or get a job as a:

    • Dog groomer
    • Assistant dog groomer
  • English and maths

    English is incorporated into the course by means of communication with clients, peers, and tutors, as well as reading and writing within set assignments.

    Maths is incorporated into the course by means of timekeeping, dilution rates, blade lengths and handling payments.

  • Work experience

    You will need experience within the grooming environment prior to starting the course and the placement must be ongoing throughout.

  • Other important information

    You will be expected to own or purchase the correct personal protective equipment (PPE). A kit list will be provided with full kit costings listed, and a bursary is available towards the kit costing (please note that bursaries are subject to application approval).

  • Is this course for you?

    This is a 15-week intensive course aimed at school leavers and adults who are already working within a salon and want to progress into the dog grooming industry and learn the basics of dog grooming. The course is a pre-requisite for the level 3.

  • Required qualifications

    The formal entry requirement for the fast track course is industry experience within a grooming salon. Applicants with additional needs are not suited to this course and it is recommended applicants with additional needs apply for the 36-week course.

  • What skills will I develop?

    This qualification is designed to help build knowledge and understanding while developing your work-based skills. It will give you the basics to start working within the grooming environment. The qualification was rewritten in 2020 and we are one of a few colleges that deliver the new level 2 qualification, where within the course there are no individual unit assessments unlike the old qualification.

    The practical lessons take place in the college’s on-site commercial grooming salon. You will be required to attend for one full day per week for practical lessons and theory lessons.

    Students are assessed by means of two observed practical assessments and an online theory exam.

  • Careers

    This qualification will help you gain the basic practical knowledge to progress on to our Level 3 Dog Grooming course or get a job as a:

    • Dog groomer
    • Assistant dog groomer
  • English and maths

    English is incorporated into the course by means of communication with clients, peers, and tutors, as well as reading and writing within set assignments.

    Maths is incorporated into the course by means of timekeeping, dilution rates, blade lengths and handling payments.

  • Work experience

    You will need experience within the grooming environment prior to starting the course and the placement must be ongoing throughout.

  • Other important information

    You will be expected to own or purchase the correct personal protective equipment (PPE). A kit list will be provided with full kit costings listed, and a bursary is available towards the kit costing (please note that bursaries are subject to application approval).

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