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Dog Grooming Assistant Level 2


The Level 2 City & Guilds Dog Grooming Assistant course is for those wishing to pursue dog grooming as a career. The course will cover the following topics: working safely in the grooming environment, controlling and restraining animals, preparing dogs for styling, coat types: wool, wire, silk, double, smooth; bathing, cleaning and drying dogs, removing excess hair and styling dogs, maintenance of equipment, working with clients and visitors, and maintaining bio-security.


The course is 183 guided learning hours and comprises 6 mandatory units (determined by C&G) and a combination of 3 optional units (determined by the college).

Assessment: Assessment will be by an on-line test, externally set assignments and practical centre based assessments.

The cost of this course will be £1250.00 and will include registration, certification and tuition fee. £250 deposit will be required to secure place.

The course will run one day per week, we run 2 courses, one on a Monday and one on a Wednesday.

Start date is -

Monday 7th September 2020 or Wednesday 9th September 2020 (depending on which day you choose to join) until Monday 14th June 2021 or Wednesday 16th June 2021.

Newton Rigg College,
CA11 0AH
01768 893400