Understanding & Taking Care of the Cat

This program is designed to provide you with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to gain  employment as a professional cat groomer. It is the perfect to add on to your diploma program. You will complete one theory based online course Understanding & Taking Care of the Cat. You can complete this during your onsite training.


This course takes 1 month to complete. Upon completion of the one online course, you will complete one week Practical Application course Cat Grooming Basics - 40 clock hours.

Program Objective
Upon completion of this Program, you will understand and be able to bath, groom and style cats encountered in a pet grooming and styling salon in a compassionate, safe and gentle manner.

You will learn the following:

  • the history of the cat, temperament and behavior of the cat

  • the external anatomy, integumentary, skeletal, muscular, digestive, reproductive, urinary, respiratory, cardiovascular, nervous, and endocrine systems of the cat.

  • different breeds and coats.

  • nutrition, disease and vaccinations, medical conditions and inherited disorders.

  • internal and external parasites, first aid including CPR.

 

Program Performance Objectives

You will learn the following technical procedures:

  • nail trimming, ear cleaning, dematting, bathing, drying, combing, brushing, carding, clippering,

  • scissoring and thinning.


You will learn the following salon procedures:

  • safe and gentle handling of the pet during all technical procedures

  • salon organization and sanitation

  • proper salon procedures

Pricing Structure 

Instructor Driven Purchase by the Course 

Tuition by the Course - Instructor Driven $500

Tuition by the Course - Read and Test Out by the Course - Express and Take at Your Own Pace $100

Instructor Driven Purchase by the Course Series

Tuition by the Course Series - Instructor Driven $450

Tuition by the Course Series - Read and Test Out by the Course - Express and Take at Your Own Pace $80

Instructor Driven Purchase by the Program

Tuition by the Program - Instructor Driven $400

Tuition by the Program - Read and Test Out by the Course - Express and Take at Your Own Pace $60

You can purchase by the course or purchase by a series to receive a discount. You can also purchase by the program to receive the biggest savings. ​

Contact Us

© Copyright Nash Inc.

Tel: 888-491-2064

Email: info@nashgroomingschool.com

Address

857 Lane Allen Road

Lexington, Kentucky 40504

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