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ACMSS00033 - Cat Grooming Skill Set (Release 1)


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1 1 (this release) 13/Apr/2021

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Release 1

This version released with ACM Animal Care and Management Training Package Version 4.0.


This skill set provides individuals with the skills and knowledge to handle and groom cats of different breeds and coat types.

Pathways Information

These units provide credit towards ACM30121 Certificate III in Animal Care Services in the ACM Animal Care and Management Training Package.

Licensing/Regulatory Information

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Skill Set Requirements

  • ACMBEH301 Identify behaviours and interact safely with animals
  • ACMGRM402* Groom cats of different breeds and coat types
  • ACMGRM403 Enhance companion animal coat and skin condition
  • ACMSPE317 Provide general care of domestic cats

Note: prerequisite units apply to some units in this skill set - denoted with an asterisk (*). All prerequisite units are incorporated in the skill set.

Target Group

This skill set is for experienced pet groomers who want to groom cats.

Suggested words for Statement of Attainment

These competencies from the ACM Animal Care and Management Training Package meet the requirements for individuals to groom a range of cat breeds and coat types.