QUALIFICATION

Certificate I Program in Pathways to Retail



TAFE SA Code: CP00286

Incorporating: Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways (FSK10219)

Description

Gain valuable pre-vocational employment and vocational training skills in reading, writing, numeracy, oral communication and learning with a retail focus.

7 units will be delivered from Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways and 4 units will be delivered from Certificate II in Retail.

The next course starts in Term 4 2022.

Duration
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8 weeks 

Full Time

Locations & Applications

Campus / Location
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Study Mode
Study Load
Scheduled


Course Admission Requirements

  • No course admission requirements, however, students wishing to access subsidised training will be required to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills
If you have a verified disability/medical condition and require additional support to demonstrate satisfactory reading, writing and numeracy skills please contact Student Services prior to applying to discuss your needs. To be eligible for support you must provide medical documentation to verify your disability/medical condition.

Total Fees for the 8 week course
Subsidised
Fee Free

This course is subsidised through the Government of South Australia's Subsidised Training initiative. The eligibility check below is an indication only and does not confirm your eligibility status. Eligibility verification will take place during the enrolment process and may include participation in a Language, Literacy and Numeracy pre-assessment. Concessions apply to Subsidised Training only.

Subsidised Training Eligibility
Full Fee
$3,660

Fees vary depending on subjects you enrol into. TAFE SA and their agents reserve the right to make any changes necessary. Fee updates will be available prior to offers being made.

    • Reading, writing and numeracy skills are assessed using the Core Skills Profile for Adults (CSPA). This assessment is used to determine whether you will be required to undertake additional support units alongside your qualification or undertake a pathway course before commencing your chosen qualification. If you receive an offer, more information will be provided at your enrolment session.
    • Noarlunga - the course commences in Term 3 2022 Mount Gambier - the course commences in Term 4 2022
  • Upfront Payment

    Each semester, fees can be paid online with VISA or Mastercard or at an Australia Post outlet.

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    Payment Plan

    If you have difficulty paying your fees upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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  • Employment Outcomes

    Retail including casual employment opportunities for Christmas and holiday periods.

    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.

    Skills Covered

    Certificate I Program in Pathways to Retail
    This course covers Literacy and Numeracy skills related to Retail and includes team work, customer interaction skills and merchandising and retail selling. To complete the qualification you are required to complete 1 core unit and all 10 elective units.

    Qualification/Certification

    Successful completion of this course provides you with the following qualifications:

    Qualification TAFE SA Code National Code
    Certificate I in Skills for Vocational Pathways TP01167 FSK10219

    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.

    93%*
    of TAFE SA graduates are satisfied with the overall quality of training.
    88%*
    of TAFE SA graduates would recommend their training.



    * 2021 NCVER Student Outcomes Survey findings
  • Below is a list of all units that TAFE SA can offer in this qualification. The selection of elective units you will be enrolled into depends on the campus you attend, and the qualification packaging rules described on www.training.gov.au.

    Not all elective units listed below must necessarily be completed to achieve your qualification.

    Core

    Name Nominal Hours
    Use simple strategies for work-related learning 15

    Elective

    Name Nominal Hours
    Coordinate visual merchandising activities 35
    Engage in short and simple spoken exchanges at work 10
    Engage the customer 30
    Identify strategies to respond to short and simple workplace problems 10
    Read and respond to simple workplace information 15
    Sell to the retail customer 20
    Use digital technology for routine and simple workplace tasks 10
    Use whole numbers and halves for work 10
    Work effectively in a team 30
    Write simple workplace formatted texts 10
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