TAFE NSW

Certificate III in Retail - SIR30216

TAFE NSW

Type of institution: TAFE Institute
Level: Pre-degree
CRICOS: 00591E

This qualification reflects the role of individuals who have the primary responsibility of engaging the customer, maintaining daily store operations and delivering on organisational expectations. They have sound knowledge of product and service offerings. These individuals possess a range of well-developed skills where discretion and judgement is required. They work with some independence under limited supervision. Some individuals working at this level are responsible for supervising other team members and monitoring day-to-day workplace operations.The qualification provides a pathway to work in a diverse range of retail settings including specialty retailers, supermarkets, department stores and quick service restaurants. Individuals with this qualification are able to perform roles such as frontline sales assistant, customer service representative, shop assistant, retail supervisor, team leader and senior sales assistant. No occupational licensing, certification or specific legislative requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

Structure

  • 13 units: 8 core
  • 5 elective

Subjects

  • Sell to the retail customer
  • Handle food safely in a retail environment
  • Produce visual merchandise displays
  • Train others in frontline tasks
  • Maintain personal health and wellbeing
  • Balance and secure point-of-sale terminal
  • Work with diverse people
  • Advise on food products and services
  • Work effectively in a service environment
  • Coordinate visual merchandising activities
  • Contribute to workplace health and safety
  • Work effectively in a team
  • Assist with customer difficulties
  • Develop personal productivity
  • Build sales of branded products
  • Engage the customer
  • Control stock
  • Promote team cohesion
  • Identify and respond to security risks
  • Organise personal work requirements
  • Advise on health and nutritional products and services
  • Profile the market
  • Support marketing and promotional activities
  • Supervise a food safety program
  • Style the customer
  • Merchandise food products
  • Organise and maintain the store environment
  • Supervise and support frontline team members
  • Deliver food products
  • Build customer relationships and loyalty
  • Provide responsible service of alcohol
  • Receive and handle retail stock
  • Analyse and achieve sales targets

Study information

CampusFeesEntryMid year intakeAttendance
Armidale Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Ballina Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Bankstown College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Bathurst College No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Blacktown College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Bourke College No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Campbelltown College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Coffs Harbour Education Campus CHEC No
  • Full-time : 13 weeks
Coonabarabran Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Cootamundra Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Cowra College No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Deniliquin Campus Domestic: $5,910
International: $5,910
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Dubbo College, Myall Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Forbes College No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Glen Innes Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Online/Off-campus : 27 weeks
Goulburn Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Grafton Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Granville College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Great Lakes Campus No
  • Full-time : 16 weeks
Grenfell College No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Griffith Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Gunnedah Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Inverell Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Kempsey Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Kingscliff Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Leeton Campus Domestic: $5,910
International: $5,910
No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Lismore Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Lithgow College No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Miller College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Moree Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Mount Druitt College No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Mudgee College No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Narrabri Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Newcastle Campus No
  • Full-time : 16 weeks
Nowra Campus Domestic: $5,910
International: $5,910
No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Orange College, March Street Campus No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Parkes College No
  • Part-time : 18 weeks
Port Macquarie Campus No
  • Full-time : 16 weeks
Quirindi Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Shellharbour Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
St George College, Main Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Tamworth Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
  • Flexible Delivery : 26 weeks
Taree Campus No
  • Full-time : 16 weeks
Temora Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Tenterfield Campus No
  • Part-time : 26 weeks
Ultimo College, Main Campus No
  • Full-time : 18 weeks
Wagga Wagga Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
West Wyalong Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years
Young Campus No
  • Flexible Delivery : 2 years

Fee comments

Campuses: Newcastle Campus.

**ADDITIONAL RESOURCES**You will need to provide for yourself the following resources which you will keep when you complete your study:USB and general stationery supplies

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