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LEARN . LOVE . LIVE . GROOM

🧬OUR DNA
At Art of Pets Grooming School, we truly believe that teaching alone is not enough. Nurturing them to be Great Groomers who love the art and the subject is even more important. Founded in 2005, we are the longest running Grooming School in Singapore. 


LEARN with your heart and soul.

LOVE what you do but first do what you love.

LIVE to groom, never groom to live. 

GROOM always to the best of your ability.

💎ACCREDITATIONS

Our school is a member and appointed Grooming School of KKF (Korea Kennel Federation) and SKC (Singapore Kennel Club) therefore we adhere to FCI (Fédération Cynologique Internationale) standards. After the completion of your Professional course, you will issued an In-House Certificate which will mark the start of your grooming career.

♾️FLEXIBILITY

Our Dog Grooming Course suits even working adults holding full-time professions as it is highly flexible, allowing you to book the classes that suit your schedule.

🏆ACHIEVEMENTS

Our Award Winning Students have gone the furthest in Class advancements with our School having produced the highest number of Class A and Master Class Groomers in Singapore. Also bagging the highest number of Overall Champions in All Classes, producing the finest Groomers in Singapore and Internationally.

🗝️HIGHLY QUALIFIED INSTRUCTORS

Who trains you and does it matter? You will be taught by Master Class & A Class Certified Instructors and nothing less. Principal Mr Park Sang Hun (KKF Master Groomer), Ms Heidi Chow (SKC Master Groomer) & Ms Tan Wenli (SKC A Class Groomer), read more about them here. ​

🎓INTERNSHIP AT ESTABLISHED SALONS
Internship opportunities at our Student's Established Salons and Industry Partners can be arranged. 

🚀THE BIG DIFFERENCE

Every student is taught differently because every individual's learning curve and strength is different. Every course is customised so you can learn at a comfortable pace that suits you. Grooming is not a formula where one size fits all so you do not have to worry about being left behind.

A simple illustration of your

COURSE JOURNEY

PROFESSIONAL COURSE

FOUNDATION

20

LESSONS

INTERMEDIATE

20

LESSONS

ADVANCED

20

LESSONS

ART OF PETS GROOMING SCHOOL PROFESSIONAL GROOMING CERTIFICATION

60

LESSONS

TOTAL NUMBER OF

CLASS C

PREPARATION

20

LESSONS

SKC / KKF CLASS C CERTIFICATION

80

LESSONS

TOTAL NUMBER OF

ART OF PETS GROOMING SCHOOL PROFESSIONAL GROOMING CERTIFICATION

Certification:

An Art of Pets Grooming School Professional Groomer Certificate will be issued upon the completion of your course with satisfactory standard & performance throughout your course.

Course Fees do not include the SKC Examinations, SKC Membership and model fees.

After Graduation, You may opt to participate in the Annual Singapore Kennel Club Class C or Open Grooming Examinations. Additional fees may apply.

60

LESSONS

TOTAL NUMBER OF

TAKE BY STAGE

(Maximum period of 4 months per stage)

$2200 per stage x 3 = $6600

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6 MONTHS FLEXIBLE COURSE

(Maximum period of 6 months)

$5400

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12 MONTHS FLEXIBLE COURSE

(Maximum period of 1 year)

$5940

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LEADING TO CLASS C

20

LESSONS

FOUNDATION

• Nail clipping & filing

• Ear cleaning & hair removal

• Shaving of paw pads & hygiene area
​• Expression of anal glands

• Methods of brushing

• Proper bathing & drying

• Fundamental scissoring 

• Fundamental shaving

• Safe handling of pets

• Use of professional equipments & tools

20

LESSONS

INTERMEDIATE

• Understanding different breed types

• Understanding different fur types
   and handling

• Shaving methods

• Intensive scissoring methods

• Scissoring on live dogs

• Introduction to Breed Standards for Exam

20

LESSONS

ADVANCED

• Drawing

• Scissoring on different breeds

• Styling on different breeds

• Preparation for Exam Clip

DETAILS OF PROFESSIONAL COURSE

SKC / KKF CLASS C CERTIFICATION PREPARATION COURSE

20

LESSONS

ADD

Applicable only for Students who have completed the Professional Course

This will bring your total number of lessons to 80.

Take your Exams with confidence!

$2200

EQUIPMENT
GOLD SET @ $980

 

KOREAN Made Straight 7"

ARTERO ONE 30T 6" (Thinning Shears)

ARTERO Spectra Clipper 

ARTERO Spectra Blade #7

ARTERO Clic Clipper 

ARTERO Microfibre Towel Blue

ARTERO Workshirt with logo

ARTERO Holder Buckle

ARTERO F227 Nylon Case

ARTERO P222 Comb 18” Long Pin

ARTERO Nail Trimmer, small

ARTERO Nail File, Strong

ARTERO Oil Fresh 300ml
ARTERO Static Control 150ml

ARTERO Slicker Brush

#1 All Systems Ear So Fresh 4oz

ARTERO AURICLEAN Ear Powder

Forceps Straight

Styptic Powder

 
THEORY BOOK @ $80

OR

SCHEDULE

 

Day Classes:

Mondays to Sundays: 12pm to 6pm

(except on Fridays, 1pm to 6pm)

Night Classes:

Tuesdays & Wednesdays only: 7pm to 11pm

Classes are booked online on a monthly basis. 

Once you sign up, you can start booking for lessons. You may book the classes according to your own schedule, subject to availability. Each class is capped at 8 students. Once booked, your attendance is expected or have a valid MC or cancel 3 days before. Class will be cancelled if there is only 1 student that day.

PAYMENT

Registration is online. Payments are accepted in the form of Bank Transfer, Paynow, Cash, Cheque,  

INTAKE

 

Intakes are individual and subject to availability. 

EQUIPMENT
PLATINUM SET @ $1390


KOREAN Made Straight 7"
ARTERO ONE 30T 6" (Thinning Shears)

ARTERO HIT Cordless Clipper 

ARTERO FASTER Cordless Clipper
ARTERO Microfibre Towel Blue

ARTERO Workshirt with logo

ARTERO Holder Buckle

ARTERO F227 Nylon Case

ARTERO P222 Comb 18” Long Pin

ARTERO Nail Trimmer, small

ARTERO Nail File, Strong

ARTERO Oil Fresh 300ml
ARTERO Static Control 150ml

ARTERO Slicker Brush

#1 All Systems Ear So Fresh 4oz

ARTERO AURICLEAN Ear Powder

Forceps Straight

Styptic Powder

 
THEORY BOOK @ $80

CAREER ADVANCEMENT COURSE

CLASS B

PREPARATION

SKC / KKF CLASS B CERTIFICATION

TOTAL NUMBER OF LESSONS VARIES WITH BREED

CLASS A

PREPARATION

SKC / KKF CLASS A CERTIFICATION

TOTAL NUMBER OF LESSONS VARIES WITH BREED

MASTER CLASS

PREPARATION

SKC / KKF MASTER CLASS CERTIFICATION

TOTAL NUMBER OF LESSONS VARIES WITH BREED

FAQ Section:

1. Are the 4 Courses (Stage-by-Stage, 6 Months, 12 Months & Express) the same? What is the difference?

 

Yes they are the same except for
- the time-line that you need to complete the course
- the cost of the course

2. Can I choose a mixture Night Classes, Weekend and Day Classes for my course?

 

Yes, you can choose any of the classes available.

 

3. Are there any installment plans available?

 

We do not offer any installments. However, you may opt for the Stage-by-Stage which breaks up the payment into three parts. 

 

 

4. If I opt for the 6 months or 12 months, can I pay in installments?

The above three courses are to be paid in full before the commencement of the course. 

 

 

5. Do I have to join the SKC Preparation Course?

 

Taking the SKC Examinations is optional but recommended.


6. Must I pay the SKC Preparation Course fee when I sign up for the Grooming Course?

You only have to pay for the SKC Preparation Course only after you have finished your 60 lessons.

 

 

7. Can I skip the Foundation Course and just sign up for the Intermediate or Advance Course?

 

Unless you have prior experience as a Groomer or have been through a proper course before. One-day courses are not considered.