Education and Schools

Interested in becoming a Professional Pet Groomer?

The province of Ontario legally requires private institutions providing grooming as a course curriculum to register with the Private Career College. The provided links will help you decide in which path you want to begin your career, and the curriculum deliverance that will best suit your needs for preparation into the industry.

You may attend an institution approved by the Private Career College Act.

Click here to see Ontario Colleges

Grooming courses are also offered on a college level in Certificate programs. Some incorporate grooming skills into their program, and others concentrate on grooming only.
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After acquiring the basic fundamentals for grooming you can decide to further you skills with a certification program.  O.D.G.A. recommends perusing these associations as delivery is based on variety of instructors in which their qualifications have peer recognition in the grooming industry.
O.D.G.A. is dedicated to helping our members gain access to continuing education to further their skills and stay on top of industry trends.  Membership will help you realize your potential and gain a broader spectrum of knowledge and support.