Class Info & Pricing

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How Can I to Become a Professional Dog Groomer?

A. You will need to take and pass both the Introduction to Dog Grooming Hybrid Course first, and then the Dog Groomer Certification Course. 

Q. How Much Does It Cost to Enroll?

A. Each course is $3,500, with a $250 registration fee, so the total would be $7,250. A deposit of 25% is due at the time of enrollment.

Q. Do You Offer Financing?

A. Yes! We have a 3-month or a 6-month repayment plan available, based on eligibility. Financing options can be discussed when you come in for a consultation.

Able to pay in full? You may be eligible for an extra discount! Call (626) 239-0741 for details!

Course Descriptions

Part 1: This is part one of a hybrid course that 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.

Part 2: Part two of a hybrid course is fully hands-on and takes place at our state of the art facility in Arcadia, CA. Learn how to work as a pet hygienist and bathe dogs professionally from the industry’s top groomers while working with dogs of a wide variety of breeds and temperaments. Upon completion of this course, students will move straight onto the Certified Dog Groomer Course.

You will need both this class AND the Dog Groomer Certification Course to receive your certification.
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Format:
Part 1: Online or Textbook
Part 2: Hands-on

Course Length:
Part 1: Self-paced
Part 2: Hands on 4 weeks

Registration Fee: $250
Course Cost: $3,500 per course

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE
Limited time only. Call for details.

Arcadia Campus

Morning Classes:

Monday-Thursday
9:00am – 1:00pm

Starting Dates:

March 2nd, 2020
Class Full

June 1st, 2020
6 Spaces Left

August 24th, 2020
6 Spaces Left

Playa Vista Campus

Weekday Classes:

Wednesday-Thursday
11:00am – 5:00pm

Starting Dates:

March 4th, 2020
1 Space Left

June 3rd, 2020
4 Spaces Left

September 2nd, 2020
4 Spaces Left

Playa Vista Campus

Weekend Classes:

Saturday-Sunday
11:00am – 5:00pm

Openings:

February 8th, 2020
Class Full

May 9th, 2020
3 Spaces Left

July 25th, 2020
4 Spaces Left

October 10th, 2020
4 Spaces Left

This course is an 8 week class and is fully hands-on.  This course 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. 

Required: Introduction to Dog Grooming Hybrid Course

Both the Introduction to Dog Grooming Course and
Certified Dog Groomer Course are required to
receive certification.

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Format:
Hands on training

Pre-Requisite:
Introduction to Dog Grooming

Course Length:
8 Weeks
(Saturday Class is 12 Weeks)

Job placement assistance is available after certification is received, if needed.

Registration Fee:  $250
Cost: $3,500

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE
Limited time only. Call for details.

Arcadia Campus

Morning Classes:

Monday-Thursday
9:00am – 1:00pm

Starting Dates:

March 2nd, 2020
Class Full

June 1st, 2020
6 Spaces Left

August 24th, 2020
6 Spaces Left

Playa Vista Campus

Weekday Classes:

Wednesday-Thursday
11:00am – 5:00pm

Starting Dates:

March 4th, 2020
1 Space Left

June 3rd, 2020
4 Spaces Left

September 2nd, 2020
4 Spaces Left

Playa Vista Campus

Weekend Classes:

Saturday-Sunday
11:00am – 5:00pm

Openings:

February 8th, 2020
Class Full

May 9th, 2020
4 Spaces Left

July 25th, 2020
4 Spaces Left

October 10th, 2020
4 Spaces Left

For Students who have completed our Certified Grooming Course or are all ready working with dogs in a grooming salon but would like a refresher and or would like to get more  knowledge on certain breeds advanced techniques, such as Hand Stripping, Barber Rolling, hair dying and more. 

Pre-Requisite: Introduction to Dog Grooming Hybrid Course and Certified Dog Groomer Course

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Format:
Hands on training

Course Length:
4 weeks.

Starts: By Appointment Only

Registration Fee:  $250
Cost: $2500 Call for details.

Specialty Workshops

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WORKSHOP INFO

Description: 
This workshop will focus on establishing your foundational cat grooming skills, which includes proper cat handling for safety and control, professional bathing and drying techniques, brushing and de-matting, trimming nails, sanitary trims, and basic cat hygiene needs. Comes with an online course that can be studied at home. A written final exam is required to pass this workshop.

Format:  
Hybrid workshop: Hands-On + Online

Next Starting Date: 

March 27, 2020
4 Spots Left

Workshop Length:  
4 Weeks

Cost: 
$1,500 for Workshop (4 sessions).
For NCGI/CFMG questions, please Contact Jessica.

Description: 
This workshop will focus on building upon your skills learned in Introduction to Cat Grooming, with an emphasis on haircuts and styling, including Lion Cuts, Kitten Cuts, and more. A hands-on technical exam is required to pass. 

Pre-Requisite:  
Successful completion of Introduction to Cat Grooming, and passing of a hands-on entrance exam.

Format:  
Hands-On

Next Starting Date: 

April 17, 2020
2 Spots Left

Workshop Length:  
4 Weeks

Cost: 
$1,500 for Workshop (4 sessions).
For NCGI/CFMG questions, please Contact Jessica.

Description: 
In this workshop, students will pair with one of our Professional Cat Groomers for one-on-one training, gaining valuable experience with more challenging cats, to aid in building confidence, practicing haircuts and acquiring more hands-on experience.

Pre-Requisite:  
Successful completion of the Cat Groomer Certification Workshop. By application only.

Format:  
Hands-On

Next Starting Date: 

By Appointment Only
2 Spots Left

Workshop Length:  
4 Weeks

Cost: 
$600 for Workshop (4 sessions).

DATES & LOCATION

ARCADIA CAMPUS

Hours:
Fridays from 10:00am-2:00pm

Workshop Starting Dates: 

Intro to Cat Grooming Workshop:
March 27, 2020– 4 Spaces Left

Cat Grooming Certification Workshop:
April 17, 2020– 2 Spaces Left

CFMG Exam dates are by appointment only.
Contact Jessica for more info.

PLAYA VISTA CAMPUS

Hours:
Fridays from 9:00am-1:00pm

Workshop Starting Dates: 
Coming in June 2020

CFMG exam dates are by appointment only.
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WORKSHOP INFO

Cost:  
$150 

Hours: 
6:30pm-10:30pm

Course Length:  
1 Session 

Format: 
Hands-On

DATES & LOCATION

ARCADIA CAMPUS

Available Class Dates: 
2020 DATES COMING SOON

Limited to 6 students only! Book early!

PLAYA VISTA CAMPUS

Available Class Dates: 
2020 DATES COMING SOON

Limited to 20 students only! Book early!