Training & Work Experience 

Training & Tuition

cLassie grooming offers hands-on practical tuition... catering for both Show and Pet Cocker Spaniels.  You can learn the art of presenting this Beautiful Breed to Advantage, under the tuition of Mike Wildman, a renowned Cocker Spaniel groomer and exhibitor, whose work has been recognized, used, and recommended by top Breeders and Vets.

Training / Tuition Courses cover a wide range of techniques used to present this breed... helping propel you from beginner to winner!  We cover all aspects of Show & Pet grooming, and can help whether you're starting from Scratch, or just need to Brush up on your skills.  The course covers:

  • Hand Stripping
  • Bathing
  • Blow-drying
  • Trimming
  • Styling
  • Pet Clipping and Styling
  • Nail Clipping

Training / Tuition also covers advise on the correct tools to use when grooming a Cocker Spaniel, and well as Show-Handling Tuition for presenting your Show Dog correctly for a Judges examination.

To discuss your needs, do not hesitate to contact Mike at cLassie groomingWoodside Farm, Parkgate Road, Saughall, Chester, CH1 6JS or telephone 01244 880 000.

Work Experience

cLassie grooming is pleased to offer work placement for mature students looking to develop and further their education in animal care / dog grooming.  At our busy salon, students looking for experience need to be enthusiatic, hard working, eager to listen and learn, and above all have a love and passion for animals.  A small interview is required to ensure the student has the correct apptitude to fill the role in our team.

 Above: Work experience student, Jess, booking an appointment.

To find out more about work experience at cLassie grooming, contact Mike at cLassie grooming, Woodside Farm, Parkgate Road, Saughall, Chester, CH1 6JS or telephone 01244 880 000