Get into Retail with Furness College

Say yes! to achieving an industry-recognised qualification* in retail, with a placement and guaranteed interview for a leading local supermarket.

  • For 8 weeks (Mon-Thurs,10am-2.30pm), you’ll learn about the parts that make the increasingly competitive retail industry tick, including customer service, selling processes and visual merchandising and work towards a Level 2 NCFE Retail qualification (hours flexible to accommodate family commitments).
  • We’ll also offer a guaranteed placement opportunity at a local supermarket so you can gain real hands-on retail experience.
  • At the end of the 8 week course you’ll be guaranteed an interview, with the opportunity for a role within a large local supermarket.

*Maths & English Support Offered Where Required.

To enquire or apply contact Amelia Buckley on 01229 811833, or email amelia.buckley@furness.ac.uk.


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