Retail Merchandising & Display

Certification
QQI Level 5
Reference
5M2105
Places
25
Fees
€250

The retail sector is a dynamic, fast changing business area with many exciting work opportunities in Ireland and abroad. This course provides a structured introduction to the opportunities in the sector while improving student skills in retail and customer service. Students can build careers in direct retail sales, inventory control, retail display, merchandising and customer service.

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF STUDY

  • Customer Service
  • Safety and Health at Work
  • Personal effectiveness
  • Team Working
  • Retail Display
  • Work Experience
  • Spreadsheet Methods
  • Retail Selling
  • Entrepreneurial Skills
  • Fashion Industry & Design Studies

(Modules offered may be subject to change).

FEATURES OF THE COURSE

  • Work Placement in relevant retail or customer service settings
  • Learning ‘People Values’ from employers with an emphasis on self-development in the customer service and retail sector.

PROGRESSION

  • TU676 L6 Retail Management and Marketing – TU Dublin City Campus
  • TU795 L7 Visual Merchandising – TU Dublin City Campus
  • WD184 L7 Retail Management – Waterford IT
  • TU771 L7 Business – TU Blanchardstown.

EMPLOYMENT

  • Self Employment in retail businesses
  • Retail sales outlets
  • Merchandising and display
  • Customer service
  • Retail inventory planning
  • Online retail services

Certification

  • QQI Level 5 Retail Practice 5M2105
  • First Aid Responder
  • Manual Handling Certificate