Weekend iPET Network Level 3 Diploma for Dog Grooming (Ofqual Regulated Qualification)
What you'll learn on your Weekend AIM Qualifications Level 3 Dog Grooming Course
Canine first aid
Carry out styling and finishing of dogs
Health checking a dog by a dog groomer
Promote and maintain the health and well-being of animals
Welcome, receive and care for customers
Assessing, planning and recording your dog grooming work
What is an AIM Level 3 diploma equivalent to?
Why is this AIM Level 3 grooming qualification different to other courses?
What you'll get from the AIM Qualifications Level 3 Dog Grooming course
Complete Beginner to Qualified Groomer & Business Owner
Theory of 5 book by Melissa Verplanck to help with your shaping and styling
A Groomarts Pro Certification and access to our Graduate Support Programme
AIM Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming (Industry recognised professional standard for Dog Groomers)
Industry Leading Training Course & CPD Developed by Master Groomer, Laura Campanella
Perfect Combination of Commercial and Grooming Skills to make your business a success
The course runs for 20 days, typically Saturday and Sunday on alternative weekends for approximately 20 weeks. The choice of course dates can be found at the bottom of the page. There is one group and it runs from 9:00am through to 6:00pm.
All lessons are held at our spacious academy or training suite both in London Colney, Hertfordshire.
What you'll need to buy
We require students to buy their own scissors so that they can get used to their own equipment. You do not need to buy these before you join us, we have our own professional range of scissors which you can purchase from shop.groomarts.com or at the academy. You use your scissors every day so invest in them!
All other equipment we will provide during your course.Professional Range of Scissors
Frequently Asked Questions
Leaders in Practical Dog Grooming Training
What qualification will I receive?
This Practical Dog Grooming Course Includes an AIM Qualification Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming. The Industry standard for dog groomers. We have developed a bespoke programme that far exceeds the learning objectives of the qualification. This course will teach you both how to be a skilled dog groomer and the commercial skills needed to launch your own dog grooming business.
Is the qualification internationally recognised?
Yes, in 182 countries. The qualification is assessed in English but adaptions can be made for non-native speakers or those who struggle with the assessments to a more suitable method. e.g. we can record conversations demonstrating knowledge oppose to written submissions if deemed appropriate by the Academy Manager.
Will this qualification allow me to get a job or run a business?
Yes, a Level 3 Diploma will fully qualify you to do all aspects of grooming, as well as allowing you to run your own business or seek employment elsewhere if you wish. We have over 1400 graduates and often have vacancies at salons we can recommend, this are typically across the UK.
Is funding available?
Typically funding is no available for this qualification due to the demand. We do offer payment plans over 6 months, these are interest free and require a credit or debit card.
What qualifications do I need?
No prior qualifications are necessary. If you have any concerns or think you would benefit from a supported learning plan, then simply get in touch and we can talk through the reasonable adaptions that are possible.
How often do the courses run?
This year, we are running two intakes, one starts in January 2023 and is fully booked, the other starts in July 2023 and is accepting enrolments but will be capped at a maximum of 5 students.