City and Guilds Level 2 Certificate for Dog Grooming Assistants (7763-02) with styling training – £3900

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Course duration:
30 days

Home Study: Yes – Online interactive learning resources included

Days of Course: 1 – 4 days per week to suit, depending on availability

Hours of course: 8:45am – 4.45pm.

Evenings Course: No

Saturdays Available: Yes 

Theory Lessons:  No

Start dates: January, May, September

Prerequisite: None

Experience: Little or no knowledge required

Assessment criteria: Multiple choice online exam, aural questions & practical demonstrations

Syllabus: A range of mandatory units

Upgrade to Level 3 at later date: Yes – SEE LEVEL 3 FAST TRACK

Completion deadline: Within 3 years of registration.

 Scissor Kit Worth £95: FREE!

Deposit:  £500 to secure place (Non-refundable after 14 day cooling off period)

Hidden Costs: NONE!

Fast Track: No

Terms & Conditions available upon request

This qualification is designed for:


  • candidates who wish for career progression into or within the sector
  • do not have access to an N/SVQ or work-based qualifications
  • wish to develop the skills learnt from other qualifications
  • require evidence towards the underpinning knowledge of the N/SVQ or work based qualification  are looking for progression towards higher education
  • are entering the industry
  • are not yet sufficiently advanced to study for the Level 3 Diploma for Professional Dog Stylists.


What you will learn:

 Mandatory Units:

  • Prepare and groom dogs prior to bathing
  • Bathe and clean dogs
  • Clean and maintain equipment used for grooming or removing hair from animals
  • Control and restrain animals
  • Dry dogs and prepare their coats for styling
  • Basic trimming of a dog’s coat
  • Maintain the cleanliness and bio security of the animal care working environment
  • Carry out styling and finishing of dogs