Intense Combined Course

This course is our most popular course for students that only have 8 days up their sleeves in time. For new students starting this is a faster course combining two courses into one, an intense combination of BBC1 and IGC2. In this course you will receive two NZDGS certificates and IPG track one certificates upon completion.

BBC1 Course Structure

Outline #1
  1. The importance of dog grooming
  2. The grooming salon
  3. Dog handling
  4. Pet safety and welfare
  5. Animal health and skin disorders
  6. Shampoos conditioners & rinses
  7. Hydrobathing/Bathing
  8. Cleaning ears
  9. Feet and Nails
  10. Brushing
  11. Drying the Dog
  12. Presenting the dog
  13. Grooming equipment and chemicals
  14. Dog coat types
  15. Dog anatomy
  16. Student Self Assessment Checklist
Outline #2
  1. Grooming safety and hygiene
  2. Dog coat types & textures
  3. Pet hair clippers
  4. Clipper and blade maintenance
  5. Clipping basics
  6. Clipping procedures
  7. Clipping techniques
  8. Clipper irritation
  9. Grooming with scissors
  10. Grooming with thinners and blenders

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