Certificate of Competence in Cat Grooming
This brand new qualification, designed by the Pet Care Trade Association, is an exciting addition to grooming businesses, catteries, breeders or anyone with a keen interest in grooming cats. We are the only Training Center in the South West offering the certificate of competence in cat grooming and it’s an excellent course for anyone looking to change careers or to simply learn some new skills.
The course covers all of the basic grooming techniques including bathing and you will be required to groom cats from start to finish under the guidance of our highly experienced teachers. We only teach 1-3 students per day so you will receive regular 1-1 contact time as well as gaining experience of working in a busy award winning grooming studio. There will be various assignments, worksheets and in house activities to complete during the course and one assessment day consisting of an in-house Q&A paper delivered in semi exam conditions, along with various practical assessments. To gain your Certificate of Competence in Cat Grooming Qualification a minimum of 5 days must be taken for all experienced cat groomers.
Everyone learns at different levels so if you feel you would benefit from additional training upon completion of your course in order to further hone your skills we deliver top up days tailored to suit your training requirements. Most of our students tend to open their own business once they’ve gained their qualification however some students simply use their new skills to groom their own cats.
One Day: Taster/brush up on skills
Try cat grooming and see if its for you or simply brush up and refresh your skills.
5 Days Qualification: Experienced
For a Cat/Dog groomer
10 Days Qualification: Intermediate
Limited experience in handling/grooming cats or using the required tools. Newly trained Dog Groomer
20 Days Qualification: Newcomer
Suitable for a candidate with limited/no previous experience in animal handling and cat/dog grooming
* You are required to have all of your equipment before you start the course. Please contact us if you would like to purchase reduced kit from us.
Please contact us for further details.