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Canine Creations Dog Grooming School is a Further Education and Training Provider of the iPET Network, Ofqual Regulated,

Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming and Salon Management

*FAST TRACK to iPET Network's Ofqual

Regulated Level 3 Diploma in

Dog Grooming & Salon Management (online)

(*for existing dog groomers only who

can provide evidence of experience)

Are you a currently working as a dog groomer and would like to gain a recognised Qualification? The Fast Track to Ofqual regulated 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

Diploma Course Guides and Course Journals

Canine First Aid Course 

Feedback on how to improve on certain breed styles

Guided Distance Learning Continued Assessment

Email/ Phone Support

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 can prove a good level of grooming of a variety of breeds. You will complete your coursework in your own time online, and demonstrate grooming of 10 different breeds (a mixture of pure and cross breeds) through an online portfolio of written descriptions along with video's and photo's. 

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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

(Please note, grooming school/ course enquires are only dealt with by email.

During busy periods it may take a few days for you to receive a reply, we thank you for your patience)

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