If you’re looking to enter the exciting and fast-paced world of fashion retail or want to upskill, this course is perfect to get you started!
Learn how to manage a fashion store and gain a basic understanding of fashion marketing, merchandising, buying and styling. You’ll also learn about fabrics, textile, colour and design which would enable you to craft a more interesting and creative merchandise display.
You’ll also learn about the Consumer Guarantees Act and other laws concerning retail, health and safety, as well as marketing and communications.
This course specialises in fashion retailing so you’ll gain all the customer service, sales, communication and presentation skills necessary to thrive in this growing industry.
Upon successfully completing the requirements you'll receive the award of:
- New Zealand Certificate in Retail (Level 3)
|Next intake||Feb 2020 View more details|
16 weeks full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
Part-time study available
Offered online or partly online
|Indicative Fees||$2,896 total cost of qualification for domestic students View full fees information|
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- Retail assistant roles in a wide variety of retail workplaces
Topics you'll cover
- Retail in New Zealand
- Retail and Service Skills
- Product Knowledge for the Retail Sector
- Retail Merchandising
|Indicative Fees *||$2,896 total cost of qualification for domestic students|
Enrol for 2020 by 31 December and pay 2019 course rates! Conditions apply *
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Student Loans and Allowances
This course meets the requirements for student allowance and student loan applications through StudyLink.
- A student loan helps to pay for your course fees (the compulsory fees), study materials e.g. books, equipment, and living costs. You'll have to pay this money back.
- A student allowance is a weekly payment that can help with your living expenses while you’re studying. You don't have to pay the money back.
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Course Entry Information
You’ll be invited to an information meeting prior to Toi Ohomai offering you a place. This is your opportunity to find out more about the course content and to make sure you're on the most appropriate course for your career aspirations and current level of experience.
For courses at levels 1-3, domestic and international students will be required to:
Provide evidence of ability to complete academic requirements.
English language requirements
Level 3 certificate IELTS General or Academic score of 5 with no band score lower than 5 or completed New Zealand Certificate in English Language Level 3 with an endorsement of either General, Workplace or Academic, or meets a relevant English Proficiency Outcome as outlined by NZQA.
Course Locations and Intake Information
|Tauranga||Windermere Campus||17 Feb 2020|
|Tauranga||Windermere Campus||20 Jul 2020|
- 16 weeks full-time, including holidays (if applicable)
- Part-time study available
- Offered online or partly online