In this part-time online Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course, you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for grooming pets and getting started in a career as a professional pet spa owner.
Become a Pet Spa Owner
You will learn: what a pet spa owner does and how to groom pets, how to develop your skills to succeed as a pet spa owner, and how to start your own pet spa business and get clients.
What Happens in the Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course Online
The Pet Spa Owner Certificate course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (FabJob Guide to Become a Pet Spa Owner). This course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.
This part-time Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.
The Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course.
Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person and Mentor who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in your new business.
The Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course Online has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Pet Spa Owner Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College.
Topics covered in the Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course include the following:
Grooming and Pet Spa Basics
- Bathing, Brushing, Trimming/Styling, Massage, Dental, Exercise and Other Services
- Retailing Pet Products and Accessories
- Pet Spa Franchising
- The Mobile Pet Spa Service
- Acquiring and Sharpening Your Skills
Starting Your Own Pet Spa
- Your Business Plan
- Start-Up Budgeting and Funding
- Choosing a Name and Location
- Equipment, Supplies, Insurance, Zoning and Licenses
Running Your Pet Spa
- Systems for Daily Management
- Hours of Operation, Setting Prices, Scheduling Appointments
- Hygiene, Health and Safety Considerations for Pets and People
- Hiring Great Employees
Marketing Your Pet Spa
- Marketing Tools Including Brochures and Your Website
- Advertising, Promotions and Free Publicity
- Getting Repeat Business and Referrals
- Partnering with an Existing Pet Business
What Is Included in the Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course
This all-inclusive Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course Online
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with up to 3 hours of business mentoring during the course
- (Optional) 2020-2021 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Pet Spa Owners for only $2 per month
- Downloadable Pet Spa Owner Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
- (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
- Textbook: FabJob Guide to Become a Pet Spa Owner (e-book edition)
“I knew what I wanted to do with my life: work with pets and run a business. The satisfaction on an owner’s face and a happy, well-groomed animal are among the many reasons that make this such a rewarding career.” – Melissa Verplank, co-owner of Whiskers Resort and Pet Spa
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You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from almost 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.
Our online certificate courses have previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and include a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.
FALL SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course is priced as only $149 U.S. for the November 2, 2020 course.
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How Much Money Do Pet Spa Owners Make?
As a pet spa owner, your income is determined by a number of factors, including: your experience, location, business model and how much revenue your pet spa generates. According to data from PayScale, the average income for a small business owner in the United States is $73,000 - however this can range up to $182,000 or more.
What Does a Pet Spa Owner Do?
When you start a pet spa business (also known as a luxury pet grooming business or pet salon), you will have a career that is fun, interesting, and rewarding. You will meet and care for many pets, and feel needed and appreciated by pets and pet owners alike. Your own pet spa can be anything you want it to be. You can start a mobile pet spa business, work from your own home, or set up a pet spa in a retail space, offering luxury features or services that owners and pets will love.
How Do I Become a Pet Spa Owner?
Earning a certificate as a pet spa owner will equip you with the principles and techniques for becoming a professional pet spa owner. A certificate also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
What is the Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course?
In IAP Career College’s part-time online Pet Spa Owner Certificate Course you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for getting started in a career as a professional pet spa owner. This online course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks, however it may be completed in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks. The course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance, however as a student you have access to Faculty Members to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice.
What is IAP Career College?
The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and "dream" careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life - you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.