Who is this qualification for?
This qualification has been developed to support learners completing the Retail Manager Apprenticeship Standard and can be used to assess their readiness for end-point assessment. It covers the knowledge pass criteria of the standard, as described in the relevant Assessment Plan (ST0325/AP02).
The qualification is also designed as a stand-alone qualification for those learners wishing to gain a nationally-recognised qualification in retail management.
How long will it take me to achieve this qualification?
The total qualification time for this qualification is 260 hours, of which 174 are recommended as guided learning hours.
Topics include understanding the key drivers of the customer journey, recruiting, retaining and developing staff and product ranges, brand development, promotions and trends.
This qualification is assessed by portfolio of evidence.