Class Schedule & Pricing

WEST COAST GROOMING ACADEMY
The Professional Pet Grooming school

Introduction to Dogs & Dog Grooming Course

This course covers important topics necessary for pursuing a career in grooming, including tools and tool maintenance, canine anatomy, health, breed history and styles, and foundational techniques for the groomer.This course covers important topics necessary for pursuing a career in grooming, including tools and tool maintenance, canine anatomy, health, breed history and styles, and foundational techniques for the groomer.

Cost: $1000 Call for details. 

Price will increase March 2018.

Course Length: Self-paced

Dog Groomer Certification Course

This course is fully hands-on and takes place at our state of the art facility in Arcadia, CA. Learn how to groom professionally from the industry's top groomers while working with dogs of a wide variety of breeds and temperaments.This course is fully hands-on and takes place at our state of the art facility in Arcadia, CA. Learn how to groom professionally from the industry's top groomers while working with dogs of a wide variety of breeds and temperaments.

Cost: $2500   Call for details. 

Price will increase March 2018.

Course Length: 8 weeks 

Job placement assistance is available after certification is received.

Advanced Dog Groomer Course

For Students who are all ready working with dogs in a grooming salon but would like a refresher and to learn more advanced techniques, such as Hand Stripping, Barber Rolling and more.

Cost: Call for details

Course Length: 4 weeks

Fast-track to Certification.

PERSONAL DOG GROOMING COURSE

Learn to groom your own dog!

Cost: $400 per session:

Fall Special: $174 on Groupon

Course Length: 2.5 hrs - 4 hrs

Any breed. Any size.

CAT GROOMER CERTIFICATION COURSE

This course will teach you how to safely handle, bathe and shave cats into the latest styles, including the Lion Cut, the Kitten Cut, Face Trims, and maintenance groom styles. Includes both hands-on grooming and lecture time, which focus on Feline Health & Anatomy, Breeds, Colors & Coat Patterns, Nutrition, Body Language & Stress Signals and Business Management. 

Cost: $1,500

Course Length: 6 sessions (Once a week on Sundays for 6 weeks from 8:00am-2:30pm)

Higher Certification: At the end of the course, students wishing to pursue higher certification as a Certified Feline MASTER Groomer (CFMG), may take their written and practical exams, offered through the National Cat Groomers Institute of America (NCGIA) here at WCGA. Exam fees are not included in the course.


CLASS SCHEDULE

Dog Grooming Courses

DOG GROOMING CERTIFICATION COURSE

Morning Classes:

 

Monday-Thursday

10:00am - 2:00pm



February 19th, 2018

Prices will increase after this class.
Book early to reserve this price!


May 14th, 2018


Class Full


 

2 Spaces Open


DOG GROOMING CERTIFICATION COURSE

Afternoon/Evening Classes:

 

Monday-Thursday

2:00pm - 6:00pm



February 19th, 2018

Prices will increase after this class. 

Book early to reserve this price!




May 14th, 2018


 

1 Space Open



4 Spaces Open


Certified Cat Groomer Course


                   Sunday, January 28, 2018                 Class Full

                          8:00am-2:30pm


                   Sunday, March 25, 2018                   4 Spaces Open

                          8:00am-2:30pm

 Last class at $1,500! Price increases in May to $2,500.


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