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Introduction to Dog Grooming


Students will learn how to prepare, groom, bathe and dry dogs and the use and maintenance of grooming equipment.


This course is aimed at pet dog owners who wish to learn the basics of dog grooming, covering how to use scissors and clippers, coat grooming styling requirements, coat condition checks, demonstration of safe and effective routines for health checks, grooming, bathing and drying as well as ear and nail care.  Please note that you will not be able to bring a dog to every class. It would be advisable to purchase a pair of scissors for the course and also for your own future use, details of these can be obtained from the tutor.

Course Dates

Evening Dog Grooming

- Running for 5 weeks on Thursday Evenings 18:00 – 21:00
- Starting on 17th January 2019 

Day Time Dog Grooming

- Running over 3 days from 9:30 - 14:30
- Starting on 25th February until 27th February 2019

Entry Requirements

There are no formal qualifications required for this course but experience with dogs is favourable.

Askham Bryan College,
Askham Bryan,
YO23 3FR
01904 772277