Master Grooming by Lorinda Goudy
Certification is the standardized method to obtain professional
recognition for those pet groomers whose knowledge, techniques,
abilities and skills have been tested and thereby Certified as having
met the high standards set forth by the National Dog Groomers
Association of America. Certification can only help our
profession. Individuals wishing to certify must display exceptional
knowledge and skill in both the written and practical skills testing
procedure. Only then will you earn the prestigious title of "National
Certified Master Groomer"®
Practical Skills - You are
required to demonstrate your grooming skills on one breed for each
group, two for Terrier exam. You will be graded by our certiers and
upon successfully passing both practical and written portions will
attain certification in that group. It is strongly advised and
highly recommended that you attend at least one accredited NDGAA
workshop, this and obtaining official NDGAA breed profile guidelines
will help prepare you for the testing procedure.
Written Portion - A written
exam will be administered with each phase of the practical skills
testing procedure; Non-Sporting, Sporting & Terrier, of 100
National Certified Master Groomer® Exam - This
written exam consists of 400 questions covering all of the groups
not previously taken including working, toy and hound groups,
anatomy, breed standards, breed identification, glossary of canine
terms, general health, pesticides, clipper I.D., and cat questions.
Applicants will be allotted two hours to complete the written master
examination. In order to attain NCMG status you must obtain an 85%
overall average of all phases.
A before and after view of the same dog.
Grooming is available at:
Love Your Pet, Inc
6206 1/2 NE 137th Ave
360.944/8371 ask for Lori.....
We groom cats also....