Pet Groomer Certificate

Qualification: Short Course
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
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Duration: Max 18 months
Start date: Anytime – start today!
Awarded by: Open Colleges (RTO 90796)

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About this course

This online Pet Groomer Certificate offered by Open Colleges gives you a solid grounding in the essentials of professional pet grooming.

As part of your education you will learn about not only grooming techniques and tools, but also different animal breeds and personalities, anatomy and health issues, handling behavioural problems, and how to establish and run a grooming business. This training will enable you to make the grooming experience safe and comfortable for yourself, the animal and its owner.


Anyone can apply.

Areas of study

The subjects you'll study in this online pet grooming course include:

  • Module 1: establishing a grooming business
  • Module 2: grooming basics
  • Module 3: grooming history and standards
  • Module 4: cat and dog breeds and personalities
  • Module 5: starting your own business & review

If you're interested in working in the fun and interesting field of pet grooming, this online course could form the basis of a career as a professional pet groomer, or could be equally useful for those wishing to improve their grooming skills for their own pets.

Finance options

Open Colleges offers two flexible payment models to help make studying more affordable:

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Pay just $49.72 per week with a $100 depositPay $1,512 upfront and save 20%
RTO 90796
Open Colleges is one of the largest private education providers in Australia. It offers a wide variety of courses, from leisure courses to vocational and higher education courses, many of which are government-accredited and employer-recognised. Most courses are delivered online or via blended learning, allowing you to work at your own pace and around your own schedule. Studying with Open Colleges is perfect for people with busy lifestyles, and those wishing to work and learn for themselves.
As a student of Open Colleges, you will have access to a range of student and administrative support options. Your course trainers are available via email, messaging and through your online course forums in OpenSpace. You will also have access to help with study skills such as time management, essay writing and referencing.

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