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Dog Grooming Student, here's what equipment you need.

Updated: Nov 26, 2023

Choosing the correct kit is just as important as finding the right dog grooming school. Cheap under performing tools will cost you more long time, so it's imperative you buy wisely when you are getting started as a dog grooming student.

Depending on the level you are starting at does depict what equipment you need. City & Guild level 2 covers a range of mandatory and optional units that cover all the basics such as handling, restraint, bathing and drying dogs, maintaining equipment and basic trimming. Watch this video and discover why you should consider dog grooming

For this entry level course all you would require is the Clipit Taster Kit. Included are the essentials to cover off basic grooming to include scissors and grooming brushes. This kit provides excellent quality scissors made from strong German steel that provide versatility, precision and durability at a great price.

Upon gaining this qualification you will be confident in handling and grooming a range of dogs of different breeds and temperaments. For those who are actively working towards their grooming goals, we can offer you everything from a Student Start-Up Kit to a Student Accessory Kit.

All our kits include tried and tested tools to help with coat preparation, as well as products to maintain your equipment and stay safe with bio-security. The Student Start-Up kit includes the industry standard Andis Super Speed clipper with #10 blade as well as a selection of the most common clipping blades. The kit also includes a 4 piece scissor starter kit that will trim various breeds and create a variety of finishes. Buy as a bundle and save yourself over £60 on individually priced products.

The Student Accessory Kit would suit you if you are looking to get equipped from the outset. This kit with all the essential grooming items will help you get your business started. It includes a Andis Super 2 speed clipper, a selection of clipper blades, a Wahl Arco Trimmer, attachment combs plus a good range of grooming accessories.

You can find all our multi-buys and kits by clicking here, but if these don't meet with your requirement then please apply for a Clipit Learn and Save card. To sign up you need to complete our Student Sign-Up form. Just download, complete and email back to us at Once your application has been approved, we will email you a discount code for your exclusive student discount that can be used during your study time at college.

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