iPET Network Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Dog Grooming

iPET Network Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Dog Grooming just £1299 per person

Payment plan - £499 deposit and £100 per month for 9 months!

**LIMITED PLACES**

Are you level 3 qualified in dog grooming?

Have you been grooming for a minimum of 1 year in the industry?

Are you looking to achieve the next level and become one of the first people to be awarded the iPET Network Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Dog Grooming?

iPET Network are proud to have developed this NEW qualification in the canine and feline sector. The iPET Network Level 4 Higher Professional Diploma in Dog Grooming is designed to demonstrate advanced expertise in dog grooming styling skills for both breed standard and free style grooming. Those who achieve must demonstrate a high level of knowledge in relation to canine welfare, managing behaviour and business operations, developing their personal and professional development and gaining skills in canine emergency first aid at work.

Units included within this qualification are:

403: Canine Care and Welfare

404: Professionally Style a Range of Dogs Breeds

405: Canine Behaviour Management 

406: Managing a Dog Grooming Business

407: Personal Professional Development 

408: Roles and Responsibilities of a Canine First Aider in the Workplace

409: Canine Health and First Aid Emergencies

Depending on the needs of the individual Candidate, the qualification can: 

-prepare individuals to progress within their current role

-prepare Candidates for career development

-support a role in the workplace

-support continuous professional standards

-encourage engagement in learning

This qualification has been designed to enable Candidates to: 

-access flexible, distance learning 

-work within in the dog grooming industry to a professional standard

-understand canine care and welfare including the anatomy and physiology

-gain skills and understanding to style dogs for breed standard or free style requirements

-interpret and manage canine behaviour 

-understand the fundamentals of managing a dog grooming business

-understand the importance of professional and personal development 

-gain emergency first aid at work skills and understanding of managing animal and human safety

Entry Requirements

You must hold an Ofqual Regulated Level 3 Diploma in Dog Grooming before signing up to this qualification.

Assessments

The qualification is assessed via a total of 5 assessments:

• 1 written assessment paper 

• 4 practical assessments to cover: 

• Hand Strip – Wire coat 

• Hand Strip – Silky coat 

• Hand Scissor (Breed standard) – Wool coat 

• Clip and Scissor – (Freestyle, any coat type) 

This qualification is ideal to fit around work, family and life commitments and each Candidate has up to 2 years to complete all parts.  With Four Paws Groom School we like to offer choice and be flexible in our approach so have set a number of assessment dates for Candidates to choose. Multiple grooms can be assessed on the same day and it is the Candidates responsibility to source suitable assessment dogs. Additional dates will be scheduled to complete the Canine Health and First Aid Emergencies element of the qualification and will be delivered by a Vet Nurse or Surgeon.

Practical/Written Assessment dates 2022

Saturday 16th January 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Sunday 17th January 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Saturday 21st May 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Cheshire

Sunday 22nd May 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Cheshire

Saturday 17th September 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Sunday 18th September 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Sunday 28th November 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Kent

Monday 29th November 2022 - Four Paws Groom School, Kent

Practical/Written Assessment dates 2023

Saturday 14th January 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Sunday 15th January 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Saturday 20st May 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Cheshire

Sunday 21st May 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Cheshire

Saturday 16th September 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Sunday 17th September 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Herefordshire

Sunday 25th November 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Kent

Monday 26th November 2023 - Four Paws Groom School, Kent

Payment Plans

We are pleased to offer payment plans to support our students.  An example payment plan:

  1. £499 deposit - Student registered with iPET Network and all theory work released
  2. £100 month 2
  3. £100 month 3 - first assessment can be booked
  4. £100 month 4
  5. £100 month 5 - second and third assessment can be booked
  6. £100 month 6
  7. £100 month 7 - fourth assessment can be booked
  8. £100 month 8
  9. £100 month 9 - final assessment can be booked

*Up to 3 of the practical assessments can be performed remotely for an additional fee of £120 per assessment

Prove your extended skills and get a level 4 qualification in dog grooming!

The delivery of the training is provided by the Director of Four Paws Groom School Herefordshire, Belinda Morris.

Tel: 01531 633374 / www.fourpawsgroomschool.co.uk

Email: herefordshire@fourpawsgroomschool.co.uk 

£1299 (inclusive of VAT) per person