Dog Grooming & Pet Care Courses

Pet Care Course

This course in Pet Care is an excellent choice if you enjoy working with animals and want to develop a career that allows you to thrive as an animal care provider. Whether you’re becoming a first-time or are an experienced pet owner, this course will assist you with procuring the best care for your beloved friend. Aside from introducing you to a variety of common pet species, you’ll also learn about law and licensing requirements, animal charities and societies (e.g. Blue Cross). Focusing on common pets such as cats, dogs and rabbits you'll learn to identify signs of ill health in pets, understanding serious health problems in domestic pets and learning when to seek help from a qualified professional. This course comprises topics such as introduction to pet care, providing basic care for animals and proper dog grooming.
Career outcomes

Professional Development for

Animal Breeder

Animal Attendant or Trainer

Pet Shop Assistant

Animal Carer

Employment at a cattery, kennel, pet shop or specialist pet service

Earn 13980 Qantas Points
$699
This course in Pet Care is an excellent choice if you enjoy working with animals and want to develop a career that allows you to thrive as an animal care provider. Whether you’re becoming a first-time or are an experienced pet owner, this course will assist you with procuring the best care for your beloved friend. Aside from introducing you to a variety of common pet species, you’ll also learn about law and licensing requirements, animal charities and societies (e.g. Blue Cross). Focusing on common pets such as cats, dogs and rabbits you'll learn to identify signs of ill health in pets, understanding serious health problems in domestic pets and learning when to seek help from a qualified professional. This course comprises topics such as introduction to pet care, providing basic care for animals and proper dog grooming.
Career outcomes

Professional Development for

Animal Breeder

Animal Attendant or Trainer

Pet Shop Assistant

Animal Carer

Employment at a cattery, kennel, pet shop or specialist pet service

Earn 13980 Qantas Points

Pet Care First Aid Course

If you are a pet or animal owner, you work with animals or you plan to pursue a career in this exciting industry, this comprehensive Pet Care First Aid Course provides you with the knowledge to identify animal behaviours and respond appropriately, common health issues in domestic pets, as well as awareness to maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing. With comprehensive information on first aid and common emergencies for animals, you will be equipped to ensure routine and rehabilitation care, administer medicines and provide basic care for cats and dogs, as well as farm animals. If you are drawn into working as a veterinarian, this course will provide a sample of a day in the life of a veterinarian and what it’s like to work in veterinary services. What are you waiting for? Enrol now to be ready to give the best care to your animals.
Career outcomes

Professional Development for

Animal Attendant

Pet Sitter/Walker

Animal Groomer

Employment at a cattery, kennel, pet shop or specialist pet service

Animal Carer

Earn 13980 Qantas Points
$699
If you are a pet or animal owner, you work with animals or you plan to pursue a career in this exciting industry, this comprehensive Pet Care First Aid Course provides you with the knowledge to identify animal behaviours and respond appropriately, common health issues in domestic pets, as well as awareness to maintain and monitor animal health and wellbeing. With comprehensive information on first aid and common emergencies for animals, you will be equipped to ensure routine and rehabilitation care, administer medicines and provide basic care for cats and dogs, as well as farm animals. If you are drawn into working as a veterinarian, this course will provide a sample of a day in the life of a veterinarian and what it’s like to work in veterinary services. What are you waiting for? Enrol now to be ready to give the best care to your animals.
Career outcomes

Professional Development for

Animal Attendant

Pet Sitter/Walker

Animal Groomer

Employment at a cattery, kennel, pet shop or specialist pet service

Animal Carer

Earn 13980 Qantas Points

Dog Grooming Course

Dog grooming is a skill developed through practice. To be a professional you must ensure you learn how to properly and effectively groom dogs of different coats and breeds without causing injury or harm. This course will give you the tools to learn important aspects for dog grooming like the different dog breeds, their coat types and anatomy, about treating fleas, ticks and common parasites, appropriate cleaning products and grooming different hair coats. This engaging course also provides practical tools about safe handling and safe restraints, how to maintain healthy ears and nail care, the use of appropriate tools and equipment and pet’s first aid. As you progress through the course, you will be highly knowledgeable about dog breed’s structure, topcoat, undercoat, coat texture and movement. Upon completion, with the knowledge that you've gained, you’ll be able to confidently groom your dog, or become an achieved dog groomer and provide recommendations to your clients about best practices for their dog’s care. Enrol today!
Career outcomes

Running your own mobile dog grooming business

Working in a pet grooming salon

Being your own boss and running a successful dog grooming salon

Branching out into other areas such as dog training, competition dog grooming or teaching.

Earn 21980 Qantas Points
$1099
Dog grooming is a skill developed through practice. To be a professional you must ensure you learn how to properly and effectively groom dogs of different coats and breeds without causing injury or harm. This course will give you the tools to learn important aspects for dog grooming like the different dog breeds, their coat types and anatomy, about treating fleas, ticks and common parasites, appropriate cleaning products and grooming different hair coats. This engaging course also provides practical tools about safe handling and safe restraints, how to maintain healthy ears and nail care, the use of appropriate tools and equipment and pet’s first aid. As you progress through the course, you will be highly knowledgeable about dog breed’s structure, topcoat, undercoat, coat texture and movement. Upon completion, with the knowledge that you've gained, you’ll be able to confidently groom your dog, or become an achieved dog groomer and provide recommendations to your clients about best practices for their dog’s care. Enrol today!
Career outcomes

Running your own mobile dog grooming business

Working in a pet grooming salon

Being your own boss and running a successful dog grooming salon

Branching out into other areas such as dog training, competition dog grooming or teaching.

Earn 21980 Qantas Points