From learning to groom your own dog, to making dog grooming your career, we have the course that's right for you. We are fully air-conditioned to ensure you are able to learn in comfort.
The Dog House is proud to deliver the iPET Network Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming and Salon Management, and also the highly acclaimed City & Guilds Level 2 and Level 3 dog grooming qualifications. This ensures we can match students to the right course.
Whilst the iPET Network Level 3 comes with it's own system for completing the theory aspect of the course, The Dog House has created a unique online learning portal for our City and Guilds students, enabling them to develop the theory part of the canine and grooming knowledge, in a structured way. Our tutors have expert knowledge and skills and will support you throughout your course. We offer free work experience and lifelong help and support.
SALON EXPERIENCE DAY
Our salon experience days are perfect for people who want to gain vital work experience in a fully operational grooming salon. These days can really help build your confidence or help you decide if grooming is for you. You will spend the day working alongside an experienced stylist who can show you varying methods and techniques to suit the dogs coming through the door that day.
Salon experience days are also great for those considering a career in Dog Grooming. You can get a feeling for this exciting and rewarding career and ask as many questions as you like!
We run salon experience days on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays. Please get in touch to book in.
Cost - £145
BECOME A DOG GROOMER
The Dog House Grooming Diploma -
Be salon ready in 20 days!
City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants
City and Guilds Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming
iPET Network Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming and Salon Management
LEARN TO HAND STRIP YOUR DOG
This hand stripping course is great for anyone looking to gain additional skills in hand stripping.
The course will take you through everything you need to know to hand strip your own dog, or your customers dog. We will teach you the correct technique to hand strip, to understand and carry out carding and rolling, and how to use various equipment and after care. During the day, you will have hands on experience and practice on several of our wire coated doggie models, or you can bring your own dog.