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Retail Operations Advanced Apprenticeship at Weston College

Course description

Apprenticeships are all about learning on the job – so you’ll be paid and get qualified at the same time. You’ll spend most of your working week learning with your employer, and you may also spend some time at college. You will do a number of qualifications including the Level 3 in Retail Operations and a Technical Certificate. You will cover a number of units which could include: help to manage a retail team – audit stock levels and stock inventories in a retail environment, provide a personalised sales and after-sales service to retail clients.

Entry requirements

Five GCSEs at Grade C or above, or a Level 2 qualification. In some cases you will be required to have completed the intermediate apprenticeship before you move onto the advanced level.


We will assess your practical skills and observe you at work. Your personal assessor will visit you at work to review your progress and make sure you are on target to get your qualifications.

Future opportunities

Progress to:

  • Business with Management Foundation Degree run in partnership with the University of the West of England at Weston College with the opportunity to top-up to a BA (Hons)
  • Other related degrees.
Job/career opportunities:

A career in management or sales operations.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Weston College directly.

Last updated date: 19 May 2016

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