This course is suitable for those who would like groom on a professional basis and would like to gain a Level 3 qualification. With OCN there is no need for a student to hold a Level 2 qualification first.
The emphasis of this course is on the practical work with very little theory work. There is a practical assessment at the end but no theory exam. Students are required to provide evidence for the bathing, drying and grooming of 8 different breeds - to include 15 different styles. A further two dogs will be required to be groomed under assessment conditions.
The course covers the following:- Welcome, receive and care for customers Health checking a dog by a dog groomer Assess, plan and record dog grooming work Canine First Aid Carry out styling and finishing of a dog Promote and maintain the health and well being of animals.