Course Information

Level 1 Retail

City & Guilds

Level 1


This qualification will provide you with knowledge and understanding of the retail sector. It will introduce you to the supply chain and different types of retail outlets and occupations found within the sector. It will introduce you to relevant legislation and procedures for maintaining health, safety and security.


Duration: Session dependent
Hours per Week: Session dependent
Total Hours: Session dependent
Day(s): Session dependent
Start Time: Session dependent
End Time: Session dependent

Additional Information

You will be required to complete Essential Skills in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT at an appropriate level if you do not have a GCSE grade C or Level 2 Essential Skills in English, Maths and Information Technology. You will also study broader transferable skills in Employability and Personal and Social Development where appropriate.

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Course Content

You will develop knowledge and understanding of the business of retail, the control, replenishment and handling of stock, maintaining health, safety and security, customer service, the selling process and how to work individually and in a team.

Assessment Method

Achievement of this qualification will be assessed via knowledge workbooks, role paly and participation in group tasks and events. Practical assessments are assessed on work based evidence and observation in the workplace.

Progression Opportunities

After completion of the level 1 programme there is progression to level 2. This comes with attainment of level 1 in Literacy, Numeracy and ICT. All students are required to find an appropriate work placement.

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Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification, however, learners must have the potential to successfully gain the qualification. The minimum age requirement for this qualification is 16 plus.

Further Information

If you have a query about this course or would like advice on your study options, contact our admissions team on 0845 603 1881

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Course Costs

Total Fee Session dependent
Reduced Fee Session dependent

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Below are the sessions that are available for this course.

Campus: Dungannon
Week Starting: 01 September 2018
Time: 00:00–00:00
Fee: £0.00
Reduced Fee: £0.00
Places Available: 25
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