This 48-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 (students completing their senior year of HS are welcome), genuine love of animals, and proof of health insurance. Students are to purchase the “basic tool kit”. See attached.
To complete at-home assignments potential students should own a dog or have access to a dog through friends or family.
Funding may be available for those that are eligible:
For funding referral, please contact Eve Azar at 908-835-2432.
To register or for more information, please call 908-689-7613