If you dream of working with man’s best friend then, as with any vocation, it is vitally important that you do the research and lay the right foundations. Dog grooming can be a very rewarding and lucrative career – if done correctly. Customers need to know that they are leaving their beloved pets in safe hands and feel comfortable that they are going to be looked after and treated correctly and with the utmost care.
Why complete a dog grooming online course?
You may be wondering whether a dog grooming online course is worth it. Although qualifications aren’t always necessary when applying for jobs as a dog groomer, prospective employers will be far more impressed by those who have taken a proactive step in their career and embarked upon an online course. Many companies offer training “on the job”, but if you really want to stand out, or if you want to set up your own dog grooming business later on down the line, training is by far the best start for your career.
What does it cover?
An online course in dog grooming teaches you how to groom dogs professionally as well as covering important issues such as the safety of the dogs and you/your staff. Other topics covered include canine first aid, the canine anatomy, bathing, brushing and trimming and the common issues dog groomers can face.
The Alpha Academy offers a variety of courses in dog grooming including aspects such as dog care, dog psychology and dog training. All of our online courses offer an accredited certificate upon successful completion and you can track your progress with your own personal online portal. We offer customer support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via our online live chat facility. As the courses are online, they can be done at a time to suit you, so you can work around your current job or even as you train.
As well as this, we offer a CV builder and a free review of your CV within 24 hours of submission.