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% ($1,750) is due at the time of enrollment. Class must be fully paid at least 1 week before the class starts.

Q. Do You Offer Financing?

A. Not at this time, but hopefully in the near future!

Able to pay in full? You may be eligible for an extra discount! Call 1(800) 823-1305 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, 2 days per week for 4 weeks

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

DISCOUNTS AVAILABLE
Limited time only. Call for details.

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Dates are subject to change depending on the county’s current Covid-19 guidelines. 

CLICK TO VIEW ** ARCADIA ** CLASS SCHEDULE

Arcadia Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

May 9th, 2022
2 Spaces Left

August 8th, 2022
4 Spaces Left

November 7th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Arcadia Campus

Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

May 4th, 2022
3 Space Left

August 3rd, 2022
5 Spaces Left

November 2nd, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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La Verne Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

June 13th, 2022
Class Full

September 12th, 2022
3 Spaces Left

December 19th, 2022
4 Spaces Left
(Off Dec 26th-27th for Christmas)

La Verne Campus

Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

June 15th, 2022 (Just Added!)
Class Full

October 5th, 2022
3 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Santa Monica Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

August 1st, 2022
6 Spaces Left

November 30th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Santa Monica Campus

Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

July 6th, 2022
2 Spaces Left

October 5th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Studio City Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

June 27th, 2022
Class Full

September 26th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

January 2nd, 2023
6 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Playa Vista Campus

Tuesday-Wednesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

March 8th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

June 7th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

September 6th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

December 6th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

Playa Vista Campus

Thursday-Friday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

March 17th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

June 16th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

September 15th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

December 15th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

Playa Vista Campus

Saturday-Sunday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

March 5th, 2022
1 Space Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

June 4th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

September 3rd, 2022
2 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

December 3rd, 2022
4 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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.

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Dates are subject to change depending on the county’s current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Arcadia Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

May 9th, 2022
2 Spaces Left

August 8th, 2022
4 Spaces Left

November 7th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Arcadia Campus

Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

May 4th, 2022
3 Spaces Left

August 3rd, 2022
5 Spaces Left

November 2nd, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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La Verne Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

June 13th, 2022
Class Full

September 12th, 2022
3 Spaces Left

December 19th, 2022
4 Spaces Left
(Off Dec 26th-27th for Christmas)

La Verne Campus

Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

June 15th, 2022 (Just Added!)
Class Full

October 5th, 2022
3 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Santa Monica Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

August 1st, 2022
6 Spaces Left

November 30th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Santa Monica Campus

Wednesday-Thursday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

July 6th, 2022
2 Spaces Left

October 5th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Studio City Campus

Monday-Tuesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

June 27th, 2022
Class Full

September 26th, 2022
6 Spaces Left

January 2nd, 2023
6 Spaces Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

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Playa Vista Campus

Tuesday-Wednesday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

March 8th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

June 7th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

September 6th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

December 6th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

Playa Vista Campus

Thursday-Friday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

March 17th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

June 16th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

September 15th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

December 15th, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

Playa Vista Campus

Saturday-Sunday
10:00am-4:30pm

Starting Dates:

March 5th, 2022
1 Space Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

June 4th, 2022
Class Full
Waitlist: Full

September 3rd, 2022
2 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

December 3rd, 2022
7 Spaces Left
Waitlist: 1 Space Left

Dates are subject to change depending on local and CDC current Covid-19 guidelines. 

For Students who have completed our Certified Grooming Course previously and would like a refresher, and/or would like to get more knowledge on certain breeds. Topics learned include advanced grooming techniques, such as Hand Stripping, Barber Rolling, Advanced Drying, Pain-Free De-Matting, Prepping for Show, and more. 

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

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Format:
Hands on training

Hours:
1 Day Per Week, 10:00am-4:30pm

Course Length:
12 Sessions

Starts: COMING IN SPRING 2022

Registration Fee:  $250
Cost: $4,000 Call for details.

Specialty Workshops

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CLASS INFO & STARTING DATES

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

Instructor:
Noelia L.

Campus:
Arcadia

Next Starting Date: 

May 29th, 2022 (Sundays)
10:00am-4:00pm
4 Spots Left

August 12th, 2022
10:00am-4:00pm
4 Spots Left

November 11th, 2022
10:00am-4:00pm
4 Spots Left

Workshop Length:  
4 Sessions

Cost: 
$2,000 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:  
Hybrid Workshop: Hands-On

Instructor:
Noelia L.

Campus:
Arcadia

Next Starting Date: 

June 17th, 2022
10:00am-4:00pm
4 Spots Left

September 9th, 2022
10:00am-4:00pm
4 Spots Left

December 16th, 2022
10:00am-4:00pm
4 Spots Left

Workshop Length:  
8 Sessions

Cost: 
$2,000 for Workshop (8 sessions).
For NCGI/CFMG questions, please Contact Jessica.

Description: 
In this workshop, students will intern with one of our Professional Cat Groomers for additional one-on-one training to aid in building confidence, gaining valuable experience with more challenging cats, 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:  
8 Weeks

Cost: 
$600 for Workshop (4 sessions).

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WORKSHOP INFO

Cost:  
$150 

Hours: 
4-5 hrs

Course Length:  
1 Session 

Format: 
Hands-On

DATES & LOCATION

ARCADIA CAMPUS

Available Class Dates: 
2022 DATES COMING SOON

Limited to 6 students only! Book early!

PLAYA VISTA CAMPUS

Available Class Dates: 

Sunday, June 19th, 2022
10:00am-3:00pm

Sunday, August 28th, 2022
10:00am-3:00pm

Sunday, October 30th, 2022
10:00am-3:00pm

Limited to 10 students only! Book early!