If you've got a passion for keeping animals in tiptop shape, the Certificate III in Pet Grooming is a great place to start pursuing your career as a Pet Groomer or Assistant Stylist in a salon. Whether you're already employed in a grooming salon or are starting from scratch, you'll learn the skills and knowledge to provide professional dog grooming and salon services.
This includes learning how to bath, brush, clip, scissor and trim coats as well as providing advice on skin and coat care to clients.
Training package entry requirements
There are no training package entry requirements for this qualification.
GOTAFE preferred entry requirements
Before being accepted into the course applicants must:
NOTE: It is recommended that all successful applicants be immunised against tetanus.
This course prepares you to work in the Pet Grooming industry as a Groomer or Assistant Stylist. Groomers generally perform a range of duties, including:
Skills Recognition is an assessment only process that may result in credits towards a part or full qualification. There is no formal training involved, although you may choose to complete further training as a result of the assessment process.
You can apply for Skills Recognition before you enrol in the qualification you are seeking. You can apply for Skills Recognition through one or both of the following processes:
Please note: Eligible individuals who wish to access a government subsidised place, must participate in a Pre-training Review. This will consider your:
Enrolment in general public entry courses will require a selection interview. Please call 1300 468 233 to enquire further.