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Sue Oliver Dog Grooming Studio - Ilkeston, Derbyshire

Wednesday, 27 September 2017 08:37 AM

Sue Oliver Dog Grooming Studio:

Situated in the village of Stanley Common on the outskirts of Ilkeston, approximately 10 miles from Derby City. The Salon is run commercially alongside it being a dog grooming school for people wanting to train to become dog groomers themselves. The courses are run part time and offer ICMG, internationally recognised. Being situated in the midlands on the outskirts of Derby and Nottingham is an ideal location to travel to the salon.

Sue Oliver ICMG is the Salon owner and Manager. Sue has many years’ experience in the dog grooming industry. Sue is an International Certified Master Groomer and holds her Level 3 7750 City and Guilds Dog Grooming Qualification. Sue has had great success in grooming and teaching and has Qualified Teaching and Learning Status. Sue has 100% success rate with students and she strives to offer dog grooming courses that give a great one to one with a maximum group size of 5 people at any one time. 


Certified Salon Professional


This course runs for 15 weeks and is ideal for people wanting to begin working within the dog grooming industry. The course covers a range of skills including:


Bathing and Dying Dogs

Clipping and Styling Dogs

Hand Stripping Techniques

Nail trimming

Ear Plucking

Anal Glands

Canine behavior and handling

Dog skin and hair

Canine diseases

Canine First Aid

Canine Parasites

Grooming Cats (knowledge and understanding)

Salon sanitation and disinfection

Professional grooming and ethics

Certified Profesional Groomer


This course is for people who have completed their CSP and would like to progress their skills and qualifications further. The course is a 6 week course and includes:

 Advanced clipping and styling

The Kennel/Pet trim

Care of the groomer

Groomer Liability insurance

More about Skin and Hair

Canine Anatomy

Canine hair growth

Scissors and care

Contact us 

07966 141 320

01159 324 352

Find Us 

Sue Oliver Dog Grooming Studio

17 Belper Road

Stanley Common





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