This is a practical QQI Level 5 Certified course running for 22 weeks.

General Aims

Learners who successfully complete this module will:

Understand the principles of the grooming process

  • Acquire an understanding of the structure and function of the skin, hair and nail type of different breeds of small animals
  • Recognise the coat type of different species and breeds of small animals
  • Identify the required grooming technique for different coat types
  • Acquire the skills associated with different grooming techniques
  • Develop and use safe working practices.

Contact Elizabeth Sullivan elizabethsull@gmail.com for further details.