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The Bather/Preparation Assistant 35 Hour Introduction Program


The Course Overview:

A Student attending the 35 hour program will attain some basic professional grooming salon requirements expected from most grooming salon owners. A student will experience a professional and practical approach in the basic grooming preparation of a dog.

Skills will include: Assessing a dog before accepting into a grooming salon and assessing a dog before the grooming process begins. 

Examples: coat condition, warts, scabs, parasites, deformities, injuries, and temperaments. 

Students will learn handling and control methods and techniques with dogs. During this program you will  learn some basic brushing/combing, de-shedding, de-matting techniques, nail trims/filing, cleaning and or plucking ears, cleaning under-pads, groin to navel, anal areas, inverted "V" if requested with the use of clippers and scissors. You will also gain some basic skills into the bathing routine and shampoo applications. 


The Course Objective:

The objective of the Bather/prep assistant 35 hour program is to educate and prepare a student to enter a grooming salon with some basic training, understanding and knowledge required to assist a grooming salon owner/groomer which will  help ease the training period for their business. 

     Bather/Prep 35 Hour Course  Fees

    Course fee = CAN  $1,250.00

 H.S.T Tax  =  CAN  $162.50


  Total fees  =  CAN $1,412.50

Please Note: This program is a non-vocational course and is "NOT" subject to the Private Career Colleges Act, 2005  or  its protections made under the Act.