Dog Care and Grooming

Course Overview When you brush your dog’s hair, do you feel that you are the happiest person on earth? Do …

Dog Care and Grooming

Dog Care and Grooming

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6 Students


5 hours, 44 minutes

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Course Overview

When you brush your dog’s hair, do you feel that you are the happiest person on earth? Do you enjoy giving your puppy a bath? Well, you know?  You could make a living by grooming dogs. But how does one go about becoming a dog groomer? Join our Dog Care and Grooming course to learn A to Z about dog grooming.

This course will teach you about pet grooming and why it is necessary. When dealing with dogs, we emphasise the importance of remaining calm and assertive. Following that, the course examines canine anatomy and teaches you how to protect the dogs in your care. We also explain how to set up your own pet grooming business. So why wait more?  Enrol now!

Learning Outcomes

After completing the course, students will be able to:

  • Discover dog anatomy and different dog breeds.
  • Ensure that dogs receive regular care and check-ups and are healthy and safe.
  • Understand the fundamentals of bathing and drying, grooming, tools, and equipment.
  • Learn about coat types, skin disorders, and parasites.
  • Comprehend first aid and safety.
  • Maintain workplace regulations and safety.
  • Start your own dog-related business.

Assessment and Certification

At the end of the course, you will be required to sit for an online multiple-choice test. Your test will be assessed automatically and immediately so that you will instantly know whether you have been successful. After you have successfully passed the final exam, you will be able to order an Accredited Certificate of Achievement at an additional cost of £19 for a PDF copy and £29 for an original print copy sent to you by post or for both £39.

Career Path

The Dog Care and Grooming course will help you develop the skills you need to do your job better. Salary ranges for jobs requiring a similar level of knowledge in the UK today range from £15,000 to £40,000 per year. It could be beneficial to any profession in the related industries, including:

  • Dog Grooming Lecturer.
  • Part-Time Housekeeper.
  • Dog Welfare Officer.
  • Veterinarian. 

Course Curriculum

Unit 01: Purpose of Dog Grooming
Module 01: Introduction to Dog Grooming 00:03:00
Module 02: History and Purpose of Dog Grooming 00:07:00
Unit 02: Dog Anatomy and Different Dog Breeds
Module 03: Understanding Basic Dog Anatomy 00:12:00
Module 04: Toy Group and Working Group 00:11:00
Module 05: Herding Group and Hound Group 00:14:00
Module 06: Terrier Group and Sporting Group 00:14:00
Module 07: Non-Sporting Group and Mixed Breeds 00:13:00
Unit 03: Dog’s Health and Safety
Module 08: Food and Nutrition Requirements for Dogs 00:13:00
Module 09: Food Habit and Healthy Diet 00:10:00
Module 10: Dog Vaccination 00:12:00
Module 11: Neutering Your Dog 00:07:00
Unit 04: Regular Care and Check-ups for Dogs
Module 12: Keeping Your Dog Healthy and Clean 00:08:00
Module 13: Importance of Regular Check-up 00:10:00
Unit 05: Coat Types, Skin Disorders and Parasites
Module 14: Different Coat Types of Dogs 00:09:00
Module 15: Infections and Other Skin Conditions 00:12:00
Module 16: Fleas, Ticks and Other External Parasites 00:15:00
Module 17: Internal Parasites 00:06:00
Unit 06: Preparation for Grooming
Module 18: Pre-Grooming Health Assessment 00:06:00
Module 19: Prepping the Grooming Area 00:07:00
Unit 07: Basics of Grooming, Tools and Equipment
Module 20: Required Tools and Equipment for Grooming 00:15:00
Module 21: Basic Grooming Techniques 00:10:00
Module 22: Eyes, Ears, Teeth and Nail Care 00:16:00
Unit 08: Bathing and Drying Process
Module 23: General Considerations of Bathing and Dying 00:11:00
Module 24: Getting Your Dog to Love Bath Time 00:05:00
Module 25: Bathing Process 00:12:00
Module 26: Drying Your Dog 00:05:00
Module 27: Basics of Clipping and Scissoring 00:11:00
Module 28: Cleaning and Disinfecting the Grooming Area and Equipment 00:12:00
Unit 09: First Aid and Emergencies
Module 29: Grooming Emergencies 00:08:00
Module 30: Dog First Aid 00:14:00
Unit 10: Starting Your Own Dog Grooming Business
Module 31: Deciding Whether Professional Grooming Is Right for You 00:08:00
Module 32: Getting Down to Business 00:11:00
Unit 11: Unearthing the Myths
Module 33: Popular Myths about Dog Care and Grooming 00:08:00
Unit 12: Regulations and Workplace Safety
Module 34: Regulations and Workplace Safety 00:09:00

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