Diploma of Retail Leadership
The Diploma of Retail Leadership (SIR50116) reflects the role of individuals who manage a retail business, multiple retail stores or departments, following a business strategy to deliver profitable results for the organisation.
These individuals support senior management and provide leadership to retail teams. They plan and evaluate the work of self and others, operating with autonomy and responsibility for personal outputs.
This qualification provides a pathway to work in a range of retail settings including speciality retailers, supermarkets, department stores, and quick service restaurants.
Entry to this qualification is open to individuals who: have achieved a Certificate IV in Retail Management or have relevant industry employment experience in a job role that has involved the application of skills and knowledge described in core units of competency from the SIR40316 Certificate IV in Retail Management
Must meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements to study at the Diploma level and demonstrate relevant work experience.
You can work as a Store Manager, Area Manager, Small Business Manager or even a State Retail Manager
You can study online or go through a a formal recognition process (RPL).
Costs is dependent on prior experience, study and citizenship status.
Your course can commence as soon as you enrol.
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SUPPORT AND DELIVERY
You will have access to an industry leading LMS to study from, which is compatible with any device and can be accessed 24/7
Access our online community hub to ask like minded people those burning questions, or even to form a study group.
You have access to our industry teachers, who can guide and nurture your throughout your course
We tailor your support needs and connect you with the right people as and when needed
Units of Competency
To obtain this nationally recognised qualification, you will be required to obtain competency in a total of 8 units. These are made up of:
- 4 Core units
- 6 Elective units
The units we offer are:
- SIRRSTR001 – Undertake strategic planning in retail
- SIRXCHA002 – Lead the change process
- SIRXMGT003 – Provide leadership to others
- SIRRRTF003 – Drive retail profitability
- BSBLDR503 – Communicate with influence
- BSBHRM506 – Manage recruitment selection and induction processes
- BSBHRM604 – Manage employee relations
- SIRRMRM001 – Plan merchandise buying strategy
- BSBWHS501 – Ensure a safe workplace
- SIRXSLS004 – Drive sales results
If you would like to study or RPL any other unit that is not listed, just let one of our staff members know.
The course duration is dpendant on study stream, prior knowledge, previous education and any support mechanisms that need to be put in place.
Prior to enrolling, a member of the ISG team will discuss the length of the course and tailor a learning plan to your needs.
This course is competitively priced. It will allow you to study a nationally recognised qualification at an affordable level. At ISG, we want to ensure that all students are given the opportunity to study fairly no matter what your financial situation is.
Paying in Full
As part of the standards, we are obliged to protect student fees. This means that we will never collect payment of more than $1,500 in advance and will never allow your advance payment balance to rise above $1,500. That is why we do not take payment upfront and instead take all fees over a set schedule, dependant on student circumstances and agreed payment deadlines.
We offer flexible payment options to allow you to study, ensure the course is right for you and for you not to feel the pressure of paying a large upfront cost.
Not all courses are for everyone. That is why, prior to enrolling, you will be asked to go through a Pre-Training review. This will allow us to ensure you are entering the right course, based on your goals and career aspirations. The pre-training review will set a benchmark as to where you are up to in your educational and industry journey as well as ensuring you are at the right ASCF levels (Click here for more) and ensure you are best equipped to complete the course.
We will provide everything that you need to be sucessful in your course. This may include:
- Prescribed textbook
- Student email address and access to Microsoft Office
- Access to our online LMS
- 1-on-1 support from a trainer and assessor
- Access to online forums and instant messaging
and much more.