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Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Industry certification

Method of Delivery

Online, e-learning, or distance learning

When offered

Other

Instructional Program (CIP)

Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. 529999

Description

3 Unique credential offerings listed below:


Retail Industry Fundamentals



  • Dive into the retail world, its career paths and industry jargon.

  • Study retail operations product life cycles and supply chains.

  • Know how the cost of goods sold impacts profit.

  • Build basic customer service skills.

  • Practice job readiness skills.


Customer Service & Sales



  • Discover the value of quality customer service.

  • Improve your knowledge of different types of customer’s needs.

  • Master effective communication skills.

  • Design a sales plan and apply effective upselling strategies.

  • Acquire advanced retail skills.


Business of Retail:



  • See retail as a business and define the profit model.

  • Recognize inventory life cycle and inventory control.

  • Explore merchandising and marketing.

  • Understand Loss Prevention.

  • Learn the importance of workplace safety practices


 

Details

Program Length (Weeks)

2

Hours

12

Entrance Requirements

None

School

Maine Business Education Partnership

WIOA Approved Program

Yes

Curriculum Competency Based

Soft skills, Language, Math, Communication, Interpersonal learning

Training Location(s)

45 Melville St., Suite #1, Augusta, Maine

Local WIB

3 - Central Western Local Area 3

Name of Credential

Business of Retail

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

To be determined - decided on a case by case basis

Refund Policy

10 days 

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes - NRF

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?

No

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?

No

Cost Items

In-State/District Tuition

$135.00 Retail Fundamentals is $99 Customer Service & Sales is $115 Business of Retail is $135 Fee includes on-line course and testing fees

Total In-State Program Cost

$135.00

Demand Occupation(s)

41-2031.00Retail Salespersons
$14.00 per hour

Provider Status

Approved

Address

45 Melville St., Suite #1, Augusta, Maine 04330

Phone Number

(207) 623-1140

Web Address

http://www.retailmaine.org/maine-business-education-partnership

Last Updated

Apr 21, 2021

Created

Apr 14, 2021