Genesis Retail Course

Certificate in Retail Knowledge

The course start on Monday 10th June and there are a few places remaining, all learners who complete the training will receive a £20 Love to Shop voucher.  

This is a fully accredited Retail Knowledge course, Level 1, and gives learners a great introduction to retail.

The Highfield Level 1 Certificate in Retail Knowledge provides learners with underpinning occupationally related knowledge and skills, as well as wider knowledge and skills to support learners’ employability and career progression in the sector.

The objective of these qualifications is to support a role in the workplace or for learners who are looking to develop their knowledge and understanding to obtain employment within the sector, perhaps as checkout operators or sales assistants.

Topics covered include:

 Understanding the business of retail

  • Understanding how a retail business maintains health, safety and security on its premises

Understanding the retail selling process

 It gives learners the opportunity to:

  • Develop occupationally related knowledge and skills 
  • Develop knowledge and skills that support employability and career progression
  • Achieve a nationally-recognised Level 1 qualification that prepares learners for employment in the Retail sector

    During training, learners will have a 1:1 session with an employment consultant to help them apply for roles in local businesses.  Learner’s CVs will be marketed to local employers and wherever possible, interviews for jobs will be organised for learners.

If you know anyone who would be interested please contact Genesis direct on 01744 733 711, Joe Lennard: 07503 963 457,or Roy Williams: 0734 1269 546

 Full details about the course attached.

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