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Pet Grooming Certification

This certificate is included with the purchase of a Jims Dog Wash business, and can be completed within the first 12 months of operation.

It can be done whilst running your business, so there is no need for any time off.

ACM30612 Certificate III in Pet Grooming

For the groomer entering into the professional grooming industry.
This certificate is for groomers who are students at:
• A grooming school.
 Staff within the grooming industry.
 Independent groomers.
Destination Careers
This qualification allows for work in roles such as assistant grooming assistant, stylist assistant and trainee groomer.
Further Study
Successful completion of this qualification allows you to undertake ACM40612 Certificate IV in Pet Styling.
Entry Requirements
There are no entry requirements.
Expected Time to Complete
1 year.
This course develops the necessary skills and knowledge required to work as an assistant pet grooming attendant. The role can be varied and includes duties such as salon reception and housekeeping, as well as bathing, brushing, trimming and other basic grooming services for domestic pets, usually dogs and in some cases cats. To be successful in this role, you need patience and a genuine empathy for animals, excellent customer service skills as well as high standards of cleanliness and professionalism. We recommend that whilst studying this course, you seek paid employment or substantial periods of work experience, in a workplace that provides pet grooming service, to support your practical learning.
Course Delivery
This qualification is delivered online and is an Assessment Only qualification.
Written Online Assessments
Level 1 WHS
Level 1 Animal Care
Level 1 Wash Dry Groom
Level 1 Client Services
Level 1 Practical Assessments
Final Registration Fee
Assessment Strategy
Assessment includes formative and summative evidence of skills and knowledge for the unit of competency.
This assessment strategy is competency based and aims to assess the participant's skills through the following:
  1. Practical demonstration of dog grooming and animal handling skills.
  2. Participation in various activities, role plays, presentations, demonstrations, scenarios, simulations and problem solving activities.
  3. Participation in questionnaires and exercises for each module (pre, mid, and post topic duration).
Practical Assessments
1 Level 1 practical assessments can be carried out within a training facility or workplace.
Application will apply.
Detailed evidence will need to be collected.
Successful completion of all online and practical assessments are required to receive the certificate.
Certificate or Statement of Attainment is issued by the Parramatta College (RTO ID 90276).
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