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Advanced Apprenticeship in Retail (Level 3) at Buckinghamshire UTC

Course description

This is a practical work based qualification which will prepare you for a career in the retail business.

The apprenticeship is made up of mandatory units which cover the essential skills required for working in a retail environment, such as working effectively in a retail team. There are then a variety of optional units to choose from which focus on the specific tasks you carry out within your role which could include:

  • Receiving and displaying goods and materials
  • Stock keeping
  • Processing orders and returned goods
  • Helping customers choose products
  • Dealing with customer queries and complaints
  • Processing payments
  • Visual merchandising
  • Giving customers a positive impression of yourself and the organisation
  • Health and Safety
  • Making decisions
  • Planning the work of a team and providing support for team members

Entry requirements

Initial assessments/5 x A-C GCSEs

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Buckinghamshire UTC directly.

Last updated date: 06 August 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 36 weeks