Availability: mon- fri and some sat/sun by arrangement all year round.
Location: SmartPets Grooming School Unit 41 Dunlop Ind Units, 8 Balloo Drive, Bangor. Northern Ireland BT197QY
Entrance Requirements: age 16 plus
Pre req: none aimed at the beginner to gain professional training and qualification to become a fully qualified professional Pet Stylist
Qualification: OCNNI Level 3 Diploma in professional Grooming & Salon Management & Pet first-aid/cpr
Certification: This is a nationally and industry recognised qualification which is on theRegulated Qualification Framework
This is an intensive practical hands on grooming course covering all the professional commercial pet grooming skills and covers clipping/styling and handstripping and pet grooming techniques for popular breeds. The course will also cover salon & business management and equipment maintance and health care, animal welfare and safe handling and restraint methods throughout the course as well as reading dog behaviour and pet first aid and cpr for pet care professionals. Everything for the aspiring groomer.
Qualification and assessment: Students will achieve an OcnNI Level 3 diploma on successful completion of the course and Membership/listing on the IACC Guild of Pet Professionals and window stickers and pet first-aid cpr training window sticeker. Coursework involves building a portfolio of evidence of practical work throughout training and some short answer assignments and online tasks no scarey exams.
Course fee:£5295.00- 50% deposit required at time of booking and balance due 7 days prior to course start £5000 if paid in full at time of booking. Course fee: includes Course manuals, styling guide and charts, grooming overall and personal protective equipment, scissor pack. Equiptment and salon management guide and preferential discount codes. Ongoing email and facebook student support group post course priceless! 2 days free improver grooming within 6 months post course.
If completing the course over a number of weeks £2647.50 deposit may be paid and the the balance of £1323.75 on day 7 and day 12 of the course.
To Enrol:Complete the booking form and email back to
Pay course fee on receipt of both we will email you current availability to choose from if you would like to pay via bacs/card contact us on 02891450585