Canine Creations Dog Grooming School is a training provider for the iPET Network, Ofqual Regulated, Dog Grooming Qualifications.

FAST TRACK to iPET Network's Ofqual

Regulated Level 3 Diploma in

Dog Grooming & Salon Management (online)

Are you currently working as a dog groomer for 2 years or more and would like to have your skills validated? The Fast Track to level 3 is perfect for groomers who are employed or busy running a business and not able to take time off to do an extended course. This highly regarded internationally recognised qualification will demonstrate to an employer or the general public that you have the necessary technical skills and knowledge to successfully groom a variety of dogs and will remain relevant throughout your career. Think of it as a lucrative career investment! Whats even better is that there are no formal exams - you gain your qualification through continual assessment and you will be guided by us through every step of the way!


Fast Track course cost is inclusive of:

IPET Network Registration

All Diploma Course Guides and Course Journals

Canine First Aid Course

Guided Distance Learning Continued Assessment

Final Certification

Entry requirements:

Unlike the City & Guilds, you do not need to complete a lower level to begin your studies with the level 3 Diploma qualification through the iPET Network. The Fast Track option to achieving your iPET Level 3 Diploma is available to those who have been already grooming for a minimum of 2 years, who can display a good level of grooming of a variety of breeds. You will complete your coursework online (based off information provided once paid which are accessible online, see below), and demonstrate grooming of 10 different breeds (a mixture of pure and cross breeds) in 15 different styles through an online portfolio of written descriptions along with video's and photo's. 

Stand out from the crowd and gain a reputable qualification. Show your clients that you have made every effort to be the best that you can be!

Units Covered:


*Health and Safety in a Dog Grooming Environment

*Promote the Welfare of Dogs conforming with Relevant Legislation

*Customer Care and Managing Complaints

*Assess and Plan Dog Grooming Styles and Maintenance of Equipment

*Health Checking, Handling and Canine Behaviour

*Prepare, Style and Finish a range of Dog Breeds

*Canine Emergency First Aid

*Planning the Operation of a Small Canine Business

Work towards this qualification at your own pace - You have 1 year to complete this course however most complete it in a couple of months. The flexibility of the 1 year time frame takes the pressure off those who are busy working in full time employment or running their own business.

For more information or how how to register, contact Ali Coghlan, Office Manager or 

Cathy Bruen, Business Owner & Tutor, on 0879015530/

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