Certificate IV in Retail Management (SIR40212)

Qualification: Certificate IV
Course Code: SIR40212
Study mode: Online
Payment options: Payment plan
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Duration: Self-paced; complete within 12 months
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Awarded by: Foundation Education (RTO 22557)
This course meets Nationally Recognised Training standards. It is listed on the Australian government's National Register for Vocational Education and Training (VET). Studying this course leads to a qualification that's recognised throughout Australia, and lets employers know that you have the right skills for the job.

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About this course

Put yourself ahead of the competition with a Certificate IV in Retail Management (SIR40212). Add to your understanding of retail operations and gain confidence in your ability to manage and train staff.

This course covers the full range of duties that may be expected of a retail manager, including visual merchandising, staff development, planning finances and developing customer service procedures.

Foundation Education offers this course online to allow you flexibility in your studies. Choose electives that put you on the right track to achieving your retail management career goals.

Eligibility

To undertake this qualification, individuals will need to have previous retail supervisory experience in roles involving:

  • customer service
  • supervising work teams and employee relations
  • sales performance
  • store safety and security

Foundation Education will evaluate this requirement by the individual submitting their curriculum vitae outlining the areas of experience that meet the entry requirements, including a reference that can be contacted to validate the experience. To undertake this qualification, individuals are also required to:

  • have access to two different learners groups in a retail environment to enable them to develop workplace learning plans to assist with assessment activities
  • have successfully completed Year 12

Given that some students may already be able to demonstrate their competence in some units, a recognition of prior learning (RPL) assessment process may be available to students to recognise skills and knowledge that may have been gained through formal and informal training and/or learning, work experience and life experience.

Areas of study

In this retail course, the subjects you may study include:

  • SIRXMER405 - Manage store presentation and pricing
  • SIRXMGT003A - Lead and manage people
  • SIRXWHS403 - Provide a safe work environment
  • BSBSMB402A - Plan small business finances
  • BSBSMB405 - Monitor and manage small business operations
  • SIRXEBS001A - Acquire and retain online customers
  • BSBADM405 - Organise meetings
  • BSBWOR404 - Develop work priorities
  • TAEDEL401A - Plan, organise and deliver group-based-learning
  • TAEDEL402A - Plan, organise and facilitate learning in the workplace

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Upon successful completion of this course you will receive a nationally recognised, accredited Certificate IV in Retail Management (SIR40212) from Foundation Education.

You will gain experience in managing a team, planning budgets and expenditure, providing excellent customer service and creating a visually appealing retail space. This course is ideal for small business owners or those looking to move into more senior positions as part of a management or supervisory retail team.

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Finance options

Foundation Education offers students exceptional flexibility when it comes to paying for course fees.

Three instalment plans are available:

  • Upfront payment: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 30 days
  • Rapid payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 4 months
  • Payment plan: deposit + remaining course fee to be paid within 8 months

Alternatively, you can pay the full course fee upfront via credit card.

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RTO 22557
With over 14 years in the industry, Foundation Education endeavours to deliver flexible and personalised training solutions. A student satisfaction rate of over 80% and an industry leading graduation rate of 65%, combined with state-of-the-art technology, expert trainers and ongoing support, make Foundation Education one of Australia’s leading RTOs. Specialising in business services, health services, training and education and fitness and recreation courses, Foundation Education is the perfect choice for anyone looking for quality vocational training.
Studying with Foundation Education, you will be supported by an experienced trainer currently working in the industry. You will receive ongoing and personalised support with your assignments and career goals, and have access to coaching and advice from industry professionals. With state-of-the-art technology, you will have access to your course materials 24/7, meaning you can truly study when and where you want.

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