Start a Career in Dog Grooming

Get the knowledge and practical skills you need to succeed as a professional dog groomer with QC’s online dog grooming courses. Complete your training from home with practical and theoretical assignments, while receiving guidance from certified master groomers every step of the way. Graduate with a certificate of completion and begin a rewarding career as a professional dog groomer.


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You’ll Be Covered by QC’s Double Guarantee

The 21-Day Money Back Guarantee

Try the course risk-free for 21 days.  This gives you time to receive your course materials and evaluate whether the dog grooming course is right for you.  If you decide it’s not a good fit, simply contact QC to arrange a return of your course materials for a refund. It’s that easy! Note: For sanitary reasons, the clippers and attachment combs provided with the course cannot be refunded (value $200 US)

The 1-Year Money Back Guarantee

This course will pay for itself within two years, that’s a promise.
That’s right.  If after two years of receiving your certificate of completion, you haven’t earned the equivalent of your tuition fees in dog grooming fees or salary, your dog grooming course tuition will be refunded in full.
All you have to do is provide proof that you’ve made a reasonable effort to find work as a dog groomer.

Your Course Materials

You’ll learn to safely and expertly groom dogs from start to finish thanks to detailed course texts and video tutorials. Get training on everything from dog grooming fundamentals like bathing, brushing, and drying to specialized breed cuts and finishing touches. These texts and videos are so useful you’ll keep referring back to them throughout your dog grooming career!

Before you begin your practical work in Unit C, we’ll also ship you your dog grooming supplies. This includes a WAHL ARCO 5-in-1 Cordless Clipper, a stainless steel attachment guide comb kit, a set of 3 grooming scissors, and a grooming starter kit. These professional-grade tools have a $300 value!

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Get a FREE First Aid Course

Enroll in Dog Grooming & receive the First Aid for Dog Groomers course to take your career to the next level!

Being trained in Pet First Aid prepares you to respond to emergencies and maintain a safe grooming environment. You’ll learn from dog first aid experts who will teach you what you need to know to keep yourself and your furry clients out of harm’s way, and how to deal with emergency situations if they arise.

Dog Grooming First Aid Coursebook

Bonus Tools for Dog Grooming Students

Professional Grooming Scissors

Before you begin your practical work in Unit C, you’ll receive three pairs of professional grooming scissors that enable you to create a variety of looks.

Product may vary based on the supplier.

Dog Grooming Starter Kit

Before you begin your practical work in Unit C, you’ll also receive a toolkit with the essential items you need to get started as a dog groomer, including professional-grade brushes, combs, coat tools, and nail clippers.

$50 Value

Dog Grooming Starter Kit

Learn from Certified Master Groomers

You’ll receive feedback and guidance from the best in the industry!

QC tutors, Lisa Day and Paddy Gaffney have a combined 57 years of experience in the dog grooming industry


Online Learning Made Easy


Get online access to your course right away. Receive your books, and dog grooming tools in 7-10 days.

Submit Your

Use your computer, phone or tablet to upload your course work to QC’s Online Student Center.

Review Instructor

Get audio feedback from your tutor, a professional dog groomer, after each unit you submit.

Receive your

Complete your course, receive your certificate, and begin your career as a professional dog groomer.

Download the Dog Grooming Course Catalog

  • Find out if a career in dog grooming is right for you
  • Learn about the many careers you can pursue as a dog groomer
  • View the course curriculum, watch course videos, and look at sample assignments
  • Find out about tuition information including finding a payment plan that works well for you
  • Learn how you can’t go wrong with QC’s money back guarantee!

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Next Steps

Interested in starting a career as a professional dog groomer?

QC’s online dog grooming course can help you get there! Click below to learn more about the online course, pick a payment plan that will fit your budget, and enroll when you’re ready!

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