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Certificate IV in Retail Management

Duration Up to 12 months Full Time or Part Time equivalent
National CodeSIR40212
TAFE SA CodeTP00359
Course TypeTraining Package Qualification
Course UnitsView Units
Example Career ProfileRetail Sales Supervisors and AssistantsRetail Sales Supervisors and Assistants
FacultiesBusiness and Marketing
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Campus/Delivery SATAC
Application Study Mode Study Load
Full / Part Time
RAdelaide City701423Apply Now Workplace FT & PTDay Only
Rx Study can be undertaken On Campus or Online.
The duration of a workplace course is determined by the study plan.
Read more about training in the workplace for existing workers.

Course Admission Requirements

  • You must be working in a related industry or have previous retail supervisory experience and provide evidence of this when you enrol.

    Course Notes & Special Requirements

    • Students wishing to access WorkReady funding will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills as part of course counselling before enrolling.
    • For further information on studying this course online contact (08) 8207 8373 or
    • This qualification will be updated in 2017.

    How to Apply

    Award Courses

    Note: You must be an Australian Resident to apply for this course. For International Students please visit International Courses.

    Employment Outcomes

    Possible job roles include: Customer Service; Supervising Work Teams and Employee Relations; Sales Performance; Store Safety and Security.

    Note: Completion of a TAFE SA course does not guarantee an employment outcome. Formal requirements other than educational qualifications (eg licensing, professional registration), may apply to some occupations.

    Qualifications & Skills Covered

    Certificate IV in Retail Management (SIR40212)
    This course is recognised by industry as providing the skills and knowledge to perform various retail frontline management skills including HR, finance and store presentation. 3 core units plus 7 electives.

    Note: Students who successfully complete only one or more units of competency but not the full Qualification are eligible to receive a Statement of Attainment.


    This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's WorkReady initiative.

    To access subsidised training through WorkReady, your suitability to complete the qualification will be assessed. This may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment.