Level 2 Retailer


Course Title: Level 2 Retailer
Course Code:

Department: Business and Professional
Course Type: Apprenticeship

The Retail industry offers many exciting career opportunities. You could work in a variety of shops and other retail establishments such as small boutiques, large high street chains, supermarkets and well known department stores are just a few examples. More specialist retailers include funeral services, garden centres, delicatessens and people who work in remote environments for example in telephone, on-line and mail order retail.


Course Content

You will be required to demonstrate your knowledge, skills and behaviours across different areas of retail. These include: Customer Business Financial Marketing Communication Sales and Promotion Product and Service Brand Reputation Merchandising Stock Technical Team Performance Legal and governance Diversity Environment

Entry Requirements

5 GCSE’s at Grade D/3 or above (including English and maths) or other equivalent vocational qualifications. Learners must achieve English and maths at Level 1 prior to completion of this apprenticeship. Other entry requirements may be set by individual employers.

Next Steps

The successful apprentice will have the opportunity to progress on to a higher level apprenticeship standard.

Career Ops

This apprenticeship provides an ideal stepping stone into specialist, team leading, supervisory or first line management roles within retail and higher level training and apprenticeships.

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+

Course Length

Additional Costs

Learners will need access to a PC/laptop to develop their e-portfolio.

Location & Contact Details



Material Required

Notepad, pen, folder.