Pet Grooming - PG16

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  • Course Fee: €229.00 which includes all registration fees.
  • Course Format: Distance Learning Course of 13 modules.
  • Duration: Students can complete this course within 10 months which is ample time and can start it at anytime of the year that is convenient. If students need to extend this period for any reason during or near the end of the course they can request an extension through the college.
  • Enrol now to secure your place!


Course Description

This Pet Grooming distance learning course offers a tremendous career opportunity because pet grooming is rapidly becoming more and more popular. This course gives you all of the skills to succeed in this rewarding profession.

You will learn how to bathe pets properly, dog and cat grooming, breed types and pet personalities – an important skill especially as you are man-handling them!


Course Syllabus

Module 1: Running your own Business and Preparing a Business Plan

Module 2: Management, Finance and Accounts

Module 3: A Short History of Pet Grooming and the Characteristics of Pet Salon Management Excellence

Module 4: A Question of Grooming

Module 5: Disorders of the Skin and Hair Coat

Module 6: Canine Personalities and Basic Dog Training for the Home

Modules 7 & 8: Breeds of Canine

Module 9: Exercise and Playtime; Spaying and Neutering; Working with your Vet; Treating your Pup at Home

Module 10: Modern Management Systems

Module 11: Supervisory Skills

Module 12: Marketing and Advertising

Module 13: Breeds of Cats and further information.



Upon completion of this course you may take a final online examination. Full details of this examination are automatically sent to you at the end of the course. The examination costs €65 and is taken at home at your convenience.  If you receive 70% or more in this examination you will receive an ITEC – Irish Training and Educational Centre Diploma.


Contact Us

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Irish Training & Educational Centre,

Unit 9,

Leopardstown Business Centre,
Ballyogan Road,
Dublin 18.
Our Loc8 Code is: NM3-08-S03 »(Click here to view this Loc8 Code.)

Tel: 01 2061832.

Email Address:
[email protected]