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Professional

iNTERMEDIATE

Professional Intermediate

Congratulations on completing the Foundation Course / SKC Class C Examination! Ready for the next part of your journey? Sign up for our Intermediate Course and build upon the knowledge you’ve gleaned from our Beginner programme. In this 20-lesson curriculum, learn a great many pet styles and the latest clipping techniques that will help prepare you for the SKC Class B Exam.

By the end of this course you will be ready to:

  • Advanced pet grooming skills

  • Knowledge in how to properly maintain a show poodle and show grooming techniques

  • You will be ready to sit for the SKC Class B Grooming Examination*

This course will prepare you for careers such as:

  • Pet Grooming Assistant

  • Pet Salon Manager

  • Pet Salon Owner

  • Pet Day Care

  • Pet Boarding Kennel

  • Dog Training 

  • Dog Walker 

  • Dog Breeder 

  • Handler 

  • Handler Assistant 

COURSE INFO

6 hours per lesson

Flexible class scheduling

Single lessons are $180/ lesson

INTERMEDIATE

20 lessons

$3,000.00

Course outline

Exam Preparatory Class

Show Poodle Maintenance

  • Brushing Techniques

  • Bathing Techniques

  • Drying Techniques

  • Banding

  • Wrapping

  • Removal of stains

 

Show Poodle Grooming

  • Understanding the Show Puppy Clip/Continental Clip

  • Line Setting and Balance

  • Top Knot Setting Basics

 

SKC Class B Examination Show Puppy Clip

  • Model Preparation

  • Posture

  • Balance

  • Shape Setting

  • Top Knot Setting

Theory

  • Skin Anatomy

  • Recognising skin ailments

  • Clay Modelling, Drawing of Show Clips

  • Study of Poodle History

  • Structure and how to cover faults

Pet Styles

General:

Experience different advanced pet styles

 

Drop-coated Breeds: Maltese, Yorkshire Terrier, Shihtzu

Perfecting the long puppy clip

Improving style balance

Improving facial balance

 

Terrier: West Highland Terrier, Miniature Schnauzer

Pet Style Stripping

 

Toy Poodle:

Perfecting Long Teddy Bear Clip

Improving style balance

Improving facial balance

Disclaimer: Course outline are subjected to change depending on student's speed of learning and progress. 

SKC Examination

  • Students are responsible for registration and fees of the annual SKC Grooming Examination. The school will provide details on registration procedures. 
     

  • Competition Model rentals are not included in course fees and are subject to availability. Terms and Conditions for the welfare of the model apply.

TOOL KIT

(not included)

Nail Care

Nail Clipper

Nail File

Quik Stop

 

Ear Care

Forceps/Hemostat

Ear Cleaner

Ear Powder

Cotton

 

Brushes

Doggyman Slicker Brush

Madan Pin Brush

 

Combs

Straight Comb Short Teeth

Straight Comb Long Teeth

 

Storage

Scissors Pouch

Tool Box/Bag

Clipper

2-Speed Anidis Clipper

Small Panasonic Clipper

 

Blades

Andis Blades: #40, #30, #10, #7F, #5F 

Wahl Attachement Combs Set

 

Training Shears

Straight Shears

Curve Shears

Thinning Shears

 

Equipment Care

Clipper Oil

Blade Coolant

 

Text Books and Stationary

Complete Poodle Book

Drawing Tools

Show Grooming Tools

  • Band Cutter

  • Rat-Tail Comb

  • Wrapping Bands

  • Wrapping Paper

  • Wrapping Plastic

  • Show Bands

  • Aerosol Hair Spray

  • Liquid Hair Spray

Note

Tools and Equipment in this list are not included in Tuition Fee.

 

All professional tools and equipment in this list are available for purchase via the school office.

 

Students are not obliged to purchase tools and equipment from the school and they may purchase tools and equipment from other vendors. 

 

To avoid purchasing unsuitable tools and equipment, students are strongly advised to consult their instructors regarding suitability of each item before the purchase from other vendors. 

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CONTACT US

Tel: +65 6498 9820

www.dollhousepets.com

mail@dollhousepets.com

Opening hours  11am - 7pm 

(Closed on Tuesdays)

LOCATE US

 

Retail Store

7 Kampong Bahru Road

(LVL 1) Singapore 169342

Grooming Salon and Academy

5A/7A Kampong Bahru Road

(LVL 1) Singapore 169341