This 60-hour Grooming Assistant program prepares the student to enter the steadily growing field of Pet Grooming. Grooming assistants are a welcome position in grooming shops, veterinary offices, kennels and pet shops. The student will learn the skills that are essential to grooming based on the standards set by the American Kennel Club, with the exception of finish work such as scissoring and clipping.
Course Content Includes:
Pre-req: 18 years and older, HS diploma/GED and genuine love of animals. Proof of Health Insurance.
This course may include field trips and includes a 20-hour externship at a local grooming business.
Funding may be available for those that are eligible:
To register or for more information, please call 908-689-7613