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Apprenticeships

Dog Groomer Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

Apprenticeships

Dog Groomer Level 2 Apprenticeship Standard

This occupation is found in a wide range of pet animal care settings within the animal care sector. The dog groomer will work in a range of environments from departments within large retail pet stores/garden centres through to independent salons and as mobile dog groomers. They will work for day care providers, rescue centres and kennels.

You will develop your knowledge and experience of different dog breeds, coat type and health conditions. You will recognise how to adapt to the needs of the individual dog, for example, life stage, presence of parasites, behaviour. You will be taught the different bathing, drying and grooming techniques as required for a dog groomer. You will learn how to interact with customers and develop your customer service skills.

Potential Job Roles

The job roles where the skills learned during this apprenticeship can be employed are wide ranging and include:

Course Content

The Dog Grooming Standard comprises of core topic areas which will cover both knowledge and skills:

You will also develop Core Behaviours including taking ownership of your work, developing a welfare focus showing respect and empathy for dogs within your care and putting safety first for yourself and others. You will become team focussed and work effectively to meet team goals, be respectful of others and committed to personal learning and development.

Delivery Method

The Dog Grooming Standard is delivered using a blended learning methodology which includes both face to face visits and remote training sessions. Practical skills and knowledge of grooming will also be gained through experience within your workplace.

Expected Duration

12 – 15 months with a minimum of 12 months.

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KEITS Training Services Limited, Registered Office: 10 London Mews, London, W2 1HY. Registered in England. Company Registration No 3387664.

© 2021 KEITS Training Services Limited. All rights reserved. Registered in England. Registration Number: 3387664.

KEITS Training Services Limited, Registered Office: 10 London Mews, London, W2 1HY. Registered in England. Company Registration No 3387664.