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Dog Grooming City and Guilds Diploma

The City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming is an accredited course for people who are interested in Dog Grooming professionally, allowing you to develop the practical skills you need to work independently as a dog groomer or stylist. To complete this qualification, you must have successfully completed ‘City and Guilds Level 2 Dog Grooming Assistants’ qualification previously.

This Level 3 course enables you to develop your skills in a variety of areas in grooming, styling and clipping, as such delivery methods are very practical, you will work on clients’ dogs in our specialist facilities to cover dog styling and finishing. You will also learn theory relating to legislation, dog health, dog behaviour and administration. You will be required to spend an additional 4-5 hours a week independently studying the theory elements with guidance from your tutor. You will be assessed practically and by written coursework and online examination towards the end of the course.

You will require suitable clothing and your own personal dog grooming kit, details of specific requirements will be given when you attend an information event.

On completion you could progress to employment as a dog groomer, either self-employed or working for a larger organisation.

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Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks 19-23 Fee 19+ Fee  
DP3DGT1P Vantage Point 04/SEP/18 - 25/JUN/19 TUE 09:00 - 16:00 36 £3517.00
FC 19+
£3517.00 FC 19+ Apply Now
DP3DGR1P Vantage Point 05/SEP/18 - 26/JUN/19 WED 09:00 - 16:00 36 £3517.00
FC 19+
£3517.00 FC 19+ Apply Now
FC Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.
T2 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
T3 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
19+ Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.

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