- COURSE OVERVIEW
We are a team of two 20 year plus veteran groomers that will come into your home through our materials and videos and teach you ALL the skills, tips and secrets that only the pros know! Our proven training strategy is a recipe for success! And all for a fraction of the cost of a traditional dog grooming school.
Our course begins at the very basics and trains you all the way through learning to groom over 30 different breeds in proper pet care styles. The course includes teaching you how to perform the more challenging clipper and hand scissoring techniques. You’ll also learn how to begin and operate your own business if you desire.
Our course covers everything you need to get started with Dog Grooming! Unlike others, we cover the important aspects to get you up and running quickly, with all your questions answered. Here’s the complete course outline you will received:
The reference manual contains 21 chapters. Twenty of the chapters have Chapter Self-Tests to enhance your learning. Also included-grooming check lists by Breed for your use, so that you will be certain you have covered every step to completion. In addition, there is a Grooming Chart covering 20 of the working breeds grooming instruction and bath frequency charts.
Our 8 hours of filmed instructional training are the key to success of our package.
Many, many hours were devoted to developing these exceptional instructional aids. You will feel as though you are with us in person teaching you by our side! We cannot imagine learning without this vital tool. Our tapes are produced and dubbed by an excellent videography company on high quality DVDs designed for heavy use. The lighting and camera shots capture each lesson with clarity. They are packed full of quality instruction!! From this training you will be shown how to properly bathe, blow-dry, clip and scissor style over 30 of the most popular breeds. Here are just some of the breeds you’ll learn groom..
Including the Schnauzer, Wire Fox, Scotties, West Highland White
Including the Cocker (American and English) and Springer
Including the Maltese, Yorkshire and Silky, LhasaApso and Shihtzu
Including the Pekeapoo, Cockapoo and several others
Old English Sheepdog and Bichon-Frise are shown
The Poodle is covered extensively, paying particular attention to clipping the feet and face safely without fear of clipper-burn problems. An in-depth segment on Hand-Scissoring and putting the Poodle into a Kennel, Lamb and Teddy Bear Pattern and then into the more advanced patterns of Summer(Bikini) Dutch and their variations.
On video you’ll be shown exactly how to hold the dogs and tools so that you will be able to efficiently handle both. You’ll be shown each of the various steps that lead up to the hair clipping.. toenail trims, ear plucking, anal gland care, bathing, dipping, fluff-drying and de-matting the coat. Also on video.. how to clean and do simple required maintenance on the clippers. Also how to properly handle the dogs in a safe manner to ensure your safety and that of the animal. We even have a segment on making hair bows “our way”!
(Note:We are showing you how to groom for the family dog only.. not for the show ring.)