Level Two Intermediate Apprenticeship in Retail

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The intermediate apprenticeship develops the skills and knowledge of people working as a sales assistant, dealing with customers in all aspects of retail sales.

What will I study?

  • Helping customers choose products
  • Maximising product sales
  • Providing information and advice to customers
  • Keeping stock on sale at required levels
  • Displaying stock to promote sales to customers
  • Processing payments for purchases 

How will I be assessed?

This course is assessed through observation, underpinning knowledge questions and the development of a portfolio of
evidence to demonstrate competence and assignments for the technical certificate. There is also a requirement to complete the Employee Rights and Responsibilities (ERR) unit. Personal Learning and Thinking Skills (PLTS) is covered by the mandatory units of the competency element.

Entry requirements

Many apprenticeships do not have formal entry requirements other than you must be working in an appropriate job. Call us for details of the entry requirements of the apprenticeship you're interested in. East Riding College does advertise some apprenticeships with a job attached on behalf of employers. Go to www.eastridingcollege.ac.uk/apprenticeships for details.

What next?

You could progress to the Level Three Advanced Apprenticeship in Retail or another level three course.

Additional information

For start dates and fees, consult the relevant course guides below or you can request a prospectus by post.

Full Time 2018 Higher Education Apprenticeships 2018 Summer Part-time course guide