Comprehensive training dog grooming (6 months)

Definition: The animal groomer cares for and maintains the detangling, shampooing, application of pest control products, etc.) and beauty care (cutting, trimming, hair removal, etc.) for the well being of dogs and sometimes  long haired cats. They evaluate the animal by applying a particular standard of cut according to his race.

The practice of this profession involves qualities such as:

– Manual ability, precision

– Hygiene and cleanliness

– Commercial awareness

– Aesthetic awareness

– Patience

Prerequisites: Have passed secondary schooling or equivalent.

In the world of animals, you always want to work with dogs, you have to have patience and skills with your hands, we offer our unique training program of Dog Groomer in our  HAPPY DOG DAY SPA centre in Nyon.

The training will take place directly in our Happy Dog Day Spa center as part of your practical with your theoretical preparation with our professionals. During your stay, you must be able to safely manage, offer appointments with the clients, provide the proper care and information of the dog, advise the right products to apply. The theory courses will complete your know-how.

You have to be passionate about the job and love animals.

– Training: 6 months (theory 1x per week and practice)

– A practical and theoretical exam at the end of the training.


Training days:

– Wednesday: 9:30 to 12:30 and 13:30 to 16:30

– Thursday: 09:30 to 12:30 and 13:30 to 16:30

– Friday: 09:30 to 12:30 and 13:30 to 16:30

– One Saturday per month from 09:30 to 17:30

– Holidays (same dates as the Vaud school holidays).


You get the dog groomer diploma from our private school.

Rates are as follows:

The complete training CHF 9’800.-

Down payment to confirm registration CHF 1800.-

Payment of your course balance at the latest before the final exams. Payment plans available on request.