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Level 2 Certificate Retail Operations

Subject Area

Business & Professional

Student Type

Adults

Study Mode

Distance Learning

Course Type

Adult Further Education

What is the course about?

If you work in retail, it's important that you're fully trained and equipped to meet customers' needs. This knowledge-based qualification will provide you with underpinning knowledge and understanding of the different aspects of working in the retail sector. You will develop an understanding of a wide range of retail subjects, including dealing with customers in various contexts, handling cash, stock management, and retail law.

Why should I choose the course?

This course covers everything you need to know about retail operations, including the selling process, retail law, and handling customer complaints. Completing this course is an excellent way to make sure you have the skills you need to do your job effectively. This fully online course allows you to complete your training in your own time, whenever and wherever is most convenient for you.

What will I learn?

This qualification covers a range of modules related to retail operations, including:

  • Understanding the different aspects of the retail industry
  • Learning about customer payments and the selling process
  • Understanding how to provide good customer service
  • Learning how to deal with queries and complaints
  • Understanding basic retail law and the importance of correct stock control.

What will the course lead on to?

If you are already employed within this sector or hope to be in the future, this course will boost your skills and make a valuable addition to your CV. If you wish to study further, you can view related courses on our website. For more information, contact our Learner Services Team on 01925 494400 or learner.services@wvr.ac.uk.

What support is available?

We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.

Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support

Click here for finance support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/financial-support

Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?

Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested. The tutors at Warrington & Vale Royal College are highly experienced in their fields and have a great deal of industry knowledge to impart. Our distance learning courses are delivered entirely online, allowing you to benefit from expert teaching in the comfort of your own home

What are the entry requirements?

You should have access and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.

If you are aged 19-23 you must hold a full level 2 qualification.

If you are currently undertaking an apprenticeship programme you will be exempt from enrolling on this course.

Are there any additional costs associated with the course?

There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books/stationery you wish to purchase yourself.

Careers Information

Course options

Start Any Time

Duration
20 Weeks
Class Times
TBC
Location
Distance Learning
Day(s)
In your own time
Adult Fee
Free*
16-18 Fee
Contact College

Call to Enrol 01925 494 400

Fees Information
This course is FREE*. If you fail to complete the course you will be charged £100 to cover the cost of registration. For residents of Greater Manchester Combined Authority the fee for this course is £362. *Ts&Cs apply.

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