Course Description

If you are hoping to get into this lucrative industry, this course will prepare you in all the areas you need to know to work effectively as pet groomer. Focusing on dogs and cats, you'll learn the basics of the canine and feline species, their breeds, personalities, anatomies and potential health issues.

As well as this, you will be taken through the professional grooming process, learning all about modern grooming tools, how to bathe an animal, drying and cutting and so much more. The course will even take you through the grooming process for certain breeds, including what do to if you come across an animal with behavioural issues.

For those who wish to open their own business, the Pet Groomer Certificate course also covers the basics of how a grooming business is run, and what happens behind the scenes. You can even connect with others who may be doing Animal Care courses all over Australia via the Open Space learning portal to share your experiences, learning and business goals.

If you are hoping to start you own grooming business, or prepping yourself to work in an established one, this course is the perfect solution for you. You can complete this course at your own pace, around your current work, family or study commitments, paying as you go or upfront.

Potential career outcomes

  • Canine Groomer
  • Feline Groomer
  • Pet Groomer