iPET Network Level 3 Award in An Introduction to Cat Grooming - 5 days: £1190


The qualification is designed for Candidates who wish to gain the skills and knowledge to prepare, style and finish several cat breeds and understand health and safety in a cat grooming salon. The course is delivered over a minimum of 5 days practical training with additional theory to be completed at home.

iPET Network are proud to have developed this NEW qualification in the canine and feline sector. Over the period of 5 days at one of our Training Providers, candidates will groom at least 3 cats to include a minimum of 2 different breeds, covering 2 different coat types.  There are no pre-requisites to starting the qualification, meaning candidates can join at level 3 without having completed a lower level course first.

Candidates will be trained in practical skills such as prepping, bathing, scissoring, clipping, styling and nail trimming on several cat breeds.

Units included within this qualification are:

337: Health and Safety in a Cat Grooming Environment 

335: Prepare, Style and Finish Several Cat Breeds

334: Feline Handling, Health and Welfare

Uniquely, candidates are continually assessed via practical demonstration and coursework. There is no requirement to sit an formal exam in order to achieve the qualification. iPET Network and Four Paws have designed the qualification to have an excellent balance of theoretical and practical learning. Four Paws Groom School wants to take the pressure out of adult learning and we can adapt to suit your learning style. Our aim is to improve industry standards by ensuring you walk out of our school fully qualified, confident and competent. 

The iPET Network Level 3 Award in an Introduction to Cat Grooming will demonstrate to an employer or the general public that Candidates have a basic understanding of cat grooming principles.  Candidates will leave with a basic knowledge base to continue learning or working in the Cat Grooming Industry. It has been designed specifically for those looking to start the journey into Cat Grooming or those who already groom cats (as a hobby) but would like to gain a nationally recognised qualification. 

The units and evidence completed as part of the iPET Network Level 3 Award in an Introduction to Cat Grooming can be recognised as prior learning should a Candidate want to progress and complete the iPET Network Level 3 Certificate in Cat Grooming and Introduction to Styling qualification or the iPET Network Level 3 Diploma in Cat Grooming and Salon Management qualification. The Candidate would need to complete additional training days and complete additional units to achieve these higher qualifications.

Please contact Four Paws Groom School for further details and visit our Facebook page to look at our student reviews.

£1190 (inclusive of VAT) per person - 5 days