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IGA Annual Certification
DGA Annual Certification
Examination Preparation

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understand the line and balance of
pure breed show clips
Safety is a top priority at Fur & Away
Safety is a top priority at Fur & Away
All Fur & Away students must achieve their Safety Certification.
 
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FUR & AWAY COURSES
Courses
Fur & Away School of Pet Stylists Certificate of Professional Pet Stylists aims to prepare students to be professional pet stylists who are capable of running their own business or work in a grooming salon. Fur & Away School of Pet Stylists Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylist aims to train students to become comfortable with pets, equipment and techniques necessary to become competent assistant pet groomers.
 
  1. Each course will provide a practical and theory component, with the emphasis being on the practical training.
  2. The entry requirement for both courses is a minimum age of 18 years old. Students below 18 of age require the permission of a parent or guarding. 
  3. Each course will be offered in English and Mandarin.
  4. All courses comprise a final written theory examination and final practical grooming examination.
  5. Fur & Away Certificate of Professional Pet Stylists duration is a minimum of 700 hours. Fur & Away Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists duration is a minimum of 400 hours.
  6. The average student ratio is 1:1 for practical and theory training and 1:5 for practical group demonstrations.
Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists
The focus of the Fur & Away Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists is to train students to become comfortable with pets, equipment and techniques necessary to become competent assistant pet groomers. The fundamentals of the Fur & Away Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists are based on basic pet grooming, maintenance and care of tools, safety and handling of dogs as well as basic clipper work. The Theory component is compulsory for the Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists. The purpose of the theory is to ensure that essential background knowledge is thoroughly understood. Students who complete the Fur & Away Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists will be equipped to work as an assistant groomer.
 
Fur & Away Certificate of Assistant Pet Stylists consists of the following modules: Dog Breed Identification, Safety in the Grooming Environment, Dog Communication, Grooming Tools & Salon Equipment, Basic Canine Anatomy, Ticks & Fleas, Preparatory Work Before Bathing, Bathing, Drying, Combing & Brushing and Basic Clipper Work.
 
Duration:     Minimum 400 hours
       
Time:     Flexible training schedule
       
Course Fees:     On application
       
Notes:     Fees are inclusive a full set of tools, grooming kit tool box and course manual.
       
Certificate of Professional Pet Stylists
The focus of the Fur & Away Certificate of Professional Pet Stylists is to introduce students to pattern styling as well as enhancing their scissoring skills, speed and efficiency in the grooming environment. Students will learn basic pattern styling for popular breeds and receive a thorough understanding with regards the theory aspects of grooming. The Theory component is compulsory for the Certificate of Professional Pet Stylists. The purpose of the theory is to ensure that essential background knowledge is thoroughly understood. Students who complete this course will be equipped to work as a Professional Pet Stylist in a grooming salon or open their own establishment.
 
Fur & Away Certificate of Professional Pet Stylists consists of the following modules: Dog Group and Breed Identification, Safety in the Grooming Environment, Dog Communication, Grooming Tools & Salon Equipment, Canine Anatomy, Ticks & Fleas, Preparatory Work Before Bathing, Bathing, Drying, Combing & Brushing & Dematting, Clipper Work, Scissoring and Pet First Aid.
 
Duration:     Minimum 700 hours
       
Time:     Flexible training schedule
       
Course Fees:     On application
       
Notes:    
Fees are inclusive a full set of tools, grooming kit tool box and course manual.