The Fur & Away School of Pet Grooming, Singapore
The fundamental purpose of the Fur & Away School of Pet Grooming is to nurture and educate new talent in the grooming field. To provide exceptional training that will not only raise the standards of dog grooming in Singapore but develop confident certified professional pet stylists who are ready to meet the industries growth and demand.
The F&A School of Pet Grooming provides the Singaporean community with a complete professional pet stylist training package. At our School we are proud of the recognition we receive from the Singaporean and Malaysian Industry as well as the links we have established with like minded organizations in Taiwan, Japan and USA.
Company founder, Alex Ang ICMG has travelled the globe learning, developing and refining his training skills from many experienced peers and International schools throughout the world. All instructors and lecturers at Fur & Away are certified in their area of expertise and have a passion for their craft and a genuine love for the animals and their care.
We coach all our students to be able to deliver pet styling in a commercial environment, to groom their own pet or to improve their current standard of work or qualification. The Fur & Away teaching environment provides each student with the means to tap into the knowledge, skill and expertise of a talented Master Groomer. Whatever your situation, we can help you to achieve your goal.
The courses offered by the Fur & Away School of Pet Grooming includes a combination of study based subjects and practical hands-on grooming skills. We will teach you all the skills required to start a career or a business, focussed on grooming and styling dogs, at a professional level. There is no substitute for experience gained over time, but at Fur & Away we are able to assure our students of an on going advisory service should they come across anything unexpected. We are always willing to offer refresher courses when needed, or to further enhance your grooming skills and qualifications.
Fur & Away students have access to an overseas certificate recognized through membership and affiliation to the Bremen Creative School in Japan. This ensures that our students have the unique opportunity to travel abroad to meet other groomers, exchange ideas and partake in grooming competitions throughout Asia. International Certification provides a professional pet stylist with greater potential to secure future employment. International Certification provides clients with the confidence that they are dealing with a skillful, Industry Certified stylist. At Fur & Away we recognize the value of International Certification.
Our Principal Instructor and Master Groomer, Alex Ang, has over the past ten years gone from being a student to becoming an Internationally Certified Master Groomer, to owning four flourishing grooming salons and a successful grooming school. He continues to travel the globe, to not only refine his own skills but to stay current with new trends and ideas in Asia and the US. It is this level of commitment, passion and pride that students at Fur & Away will be exposed to. Our students are taught a life skill that with enthusiasm, determination and dedication will allow them to reach their personal goals and future ambitions. Students at the School have a rare opportunity to be tutored by a team of Instructors and lecturers who are all either fully certified groomers or specialists in their field. The combined team’s experience, in the grooming salon, in the competition arena, in the veterinary clinic, in the classroom and abroad provides the school with knowledge, maturity and stability.
With the emphasis on perfection, the School’s aim is to provide an exceptional standard of quality groomer training and education. The small classes allow for individual attention and the chance for each student to shine within their grooming course. Our students enjoy the advantage of receiving, as part of each course, a complete set of professional grooming tools. This kit consists of top quality, durable tools that form the foundation of a skilled stylist. Fur & Away is committed to ensuring that our students use the best grooming tools available.
Fur & Away School of Pet Grooming strives towards raising the standards of dog grooming through presenting an all round excellent training program coupled with international certification. This is our goal so that the public can be confident they are dealing with competent industry certified professional pet stylists, handling their beloved companions. We want our students to leave us equipped with grooming skills that meet their future needs, whether it is for their own grooming salon, working from home or to improve their existing grooming skills.
Dog grooming is more than just a job; it is a calling. A profession for those who have a deep love for dogs and a desire to learn how to care for them. We at Fur & Away School of Pet Grooming know this. As our student you can be assured that you will receive an outstanding education coupled with the personal touch delivered by a group of dedicated and like-minded professionals and dog lovers.