Retail

Qualification: Award
Level 1

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About the course

This short retail course is designed to support you back into employment or to develop your skills and knowledge if you are already employed. The course covers a range of employability skills and aims to build your confidence in the workplace and your personal development skills.

Topics include customer service, business, health and safety, selling, stock replenishment and team work.

Successful completion of the course guarantees you an interview for a permanent role at a variety of Lidl Retail stores in the Southampton and Portsmouth areas.

What you will learn
  • Understand the business of retail
  • Understanding customer service in the retail sector
  • Understanding the control and replenishment system in retail
  • Understanding how individual and teams contribute to the effectiveness of a retail business
Assessment

All learning is classroom based with a tutor. There are no exams or written assignments to complete.

Entry requirements
  • You need to be aged 19 or over
Dates, times & fees
Start Date Course Times Duration Campus Fees
04/06/18 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth £0
02/07/18 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week Main campus £0
24/09/18 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth £0
08/10/18 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week Main campus £0
26/11/18 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week Main campus £0
03/12/18 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth £0
28/01/19 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth £0
04/02/19 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week Main campus £0
01/04/19 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week Main campus £0
29/04/19 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth £0
10/06/19 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week Main campus £0
08/07/19 09.00 - 17.00 (Monday to Friday) 1 week John Pounds Centre, Portsmouth £0
What next?

Take one of the following work related courses offered by City College

  • Warehousing skills level 1
  • Work skills level 1
  • Wellbeing level 1