Retail Sales & Skills (Banagher)

Programme Description

Local Training Initiative - 6 month Full-time programme offering a QQI level 4 major award in retail sales. The course involves Communications, Workplace Safety, Work Experience, Retail Sales Techniques, Customer Service, Retail Payment Procedures, Stock Control and Information Technology Skills. We also offer Manual Handling, merchandising and how to use an EPOS system. The course will allow people find work more easily in the retail/hospitality sector or to continue you onto further education.

Who is it suitable for?

This course is designed primarily for those aged 18-35 but all applicants welcome.

What is the course content?

The course involves Communications, Workplace Safety, Work Experience, Retail Sales Techniques, Customer Service, Retail Payment Procedures, Stock Control and Information Technology Skills. We also offer Manual Handling, merchandising and how to use an EPOS system.

Course Times?

Monday-Thursday 9:30am  to 4:00pm, Friday 9:00am to 1:00pm.

Eligibility

Those who are unemployed and primarily aged 18-35.

Course Start Date

08/09/2021

Course End Date

03/08/2022

When does the next course commence?

09/08/2021

What days will the training take place?

Monday to Friday 

How will the course be delivered?

It will be a blended learning approach primarily Classroom but some online.

What support to you offer to learners?

As well as delivering the modules, we offer one to one support to those who may need it and they can also avail of literacy and numeracy sessions.

Is the course certified?

Yes, QQI Level 4

Is there a fee to take part?

No

What are the maximum number of participants taken on the course?

14

Course Contact

Linda Hogan Course Co-ordinator

Aoife Kelly Assistant Co-ordinator

Email:lhogan@offalyldc.ie

Phone:087 7385989