City & Guilds Training

We have teamed up with Eve Somers, founder and owner at Abbfabb Academy to provide City and Guilds level training to future Groomers, we offer a comprehensive list of training options, you can find more details about the courses we offer by using the menu on the right.

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se 1 - The 50 Day Course

Includes The City and Guilds Level 2 and 3 This our most popular dog grooming course, because it's over a long enough period to allow the student to not only learn but have enough time to be able to develop the confidence needed to pass exams, and be able to run a business after training. You will cover all the components of the City and Guilds Level 2 and 3.

City and Guilds Level 2

The Level 2 covers the skills and subject areas needed for a candidate to be able to perform the tasks of a grooming assistant. You will cover health and safety, handling, health checks, ear, eye and nail care. In addition, you will learn safe coat preparation, bathing, and drying, before moving on to basic clipping skills and how to trim feet and tails.

City and Guilds Level 3

The Level 3 covers the more advanced grooming and styling skills of advanced clipping, scissoring skills, This course allows you to learn, practice and become competent in the skills required for a commercial dog groomer, including clipping, scissor use and techniques, body, feet, tail and head shapes and styles, hand-stripping, and a whole lot more. You can expect all your training days to be almost entirely practical and hands-on.

Taster Days

If you’re looking to become a commercial groomer we would highly recommend that you try out one of our ‘taster days’ where you will be given the opportunity to work alongside our team and experience first hand if this is a career for you.

Learn to groom your own dog

Learn to groom your own dog on a one to one basis with our experienced and qualified groomers, using state of the art grooming equipment.