This 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!
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
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.