Entry Requirements for all levels
Initial assessment to ensure candidate has the potential and opportunity to gain evidence for the qualification.
Start Date: Ongoing throughout the year
Duration: Varies depending on Programme
These qualifications are ideal for anyone interested in a career in the retail sector - from job seeker or new entrant to supervisor or manager.
City & guilds qcf level 1
NOCN developing employability skills for a career in service sector
City & guilds qcf level 2
City & guilds qcf level 3
Ø Level 3 Certificate/Diploma in Retail Skills (Visual Merchandising)
Ø Level 3 Certificate/Diploma in Retail Skills (Sales Professional)
Ø Level 3 Certificate/Diploma in Retail Skills (Management)
These qualifications are for candidates who have worked in the retail industry for some time- they will have plenty of experience, and their work might involve supervising others or managing resources.
Units covered include:
Ø Produce staffing schedules
Ø Manage payment process
Ø Source goods & services
Ø Monitor & solve customer service problems
Ø Dress visual merchandising displays to attract customers
City & guilds qcf knowledge qualifications
Learn the background knowledge needed to succeed in retail with the Award or Certificate in Retail Knowledge.
These qualifications cover the essential topics that can help get a first retail job or advance your current role. Learn about areas ranging from customer service to selling to teamwork as well as health, safety and security issues.
Start Your Career In Retail Today
Ø £40 Weekly Wage
Ø Travel Allowance
Ø £20 for Each Friend You Refer
Ø National Minimum Wage if employed
*Depending on which programme the Student is qualified for
Gain a recognised Qualification
Ø Good Quality Work Placement
Ø Up to 4 Days at work, 1 day at College
Ø Progression to Apprenticeship
Ø Chance of a Full Time Job
Ø Opportunity to improve your grades in English and Maths
Ø Training in employability and personal development
Hugh J O’Boyle is committed to and works to the Guidance Council’s Code of Prinicples