Course Code: SIR50116

Discover how a tight ship sails smoothly in the retail environment with the comprehensive Diploma of Retail Leadership. Over this 12 month course, you'll cover such subjects as driving profit, strategic planning, recruitment and a range of leadership units. 

  • Studying online
  • Payment Option
  • Nationally Recognised
  • Rolling Start Dates
  • Access to
  • Student Reward Program
  • Government Funding Available
Course structure

This course covers 10 units of competency

Study Mode

This course is delivered online

Locations & Dates

Start when you're ready

  • Description

    Gain the leadership skills required for steering strong sales and a tight team in retail. Learn how to manage others and function autonomously in a shop, supermarket, department store or food chain with the Diploma of Retail Leadership. 

    Through 10 units of competency, students will discover how to best lead in a retail environment and will be able to take these new found leadership and management skills with them for life.

    Course Features

    • Access to fully customised online learning platform, MyUpskilled
    • Access to the Student Support Services (Help desk) where students can receive support and assistance in the use of the LMS as well as any administration enquiries
    • Regular contact with their trainer via email, telephone and/or LMS communication tools
    • Trainer/Student Messaging System
    • Unlimited access to world leading video training provider
    • Access to Upskilled's Student Rewards Program

    Course structure

    The Diploma is conducted over a 12 months period within a self-paced online learning environment. All required learning resources and assessments are provided online, providing ease and convenience of access. Dedicated trainer and assessor support is provided throughout your studies.

    To work successfully in the real world you need real-world skills. That’s what our e-learning platform is all about. You can study, access key resources and connect with a dynamic online learning community when and where it’s convenient for you. That means you can learn at your own pace, gaining the knowledge, expertise and capabilities to launch or advance your career.

    Entry Requirements

    There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification

    Students will be required to have regular access to a computer and internet access to complete this course.

    Recognition of Prior Learning

    If you have previously undertaken tertiary study at a recognised institution you may be exempted from specific units in a course by completing a CT application at enrolment. If you have relevant work experience you may be awarded Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL). Evidence to support your application must be provided at enrolment.

  • Unit Outline

    The Online e-Learning course will address the following units of Competence from the National Retail Services Training Package. All of these competencies must be successfully completed to gain the Diploma of Retail Leadership.

    Unit Code
    Unit Name
    SIRRSTR001Undertake strategic planning in retail
    SIRXCHA002Lead the change process
    SIRXMGT003Provide leadership to others
    SIRRRTF003Drive retail profitability
    BSBLDR503Communicate with influence
    BSBLDR501Develop and use emotional intelligence
    BSBHRM506Manage recruitment selection and induction processes
    BSBWHS501Ensure a safe workplace
    BSBWOR501Manage personal work priorities and professional development
    BSBLDR502Lead and manage effective workplace relationships
  • Career Outcomes

    Following successful completion of this qualification, graduates could pursue the following careers:

    • Retail store manager
    • Department manager
    • Floor manager
    • Team manager
    • Restaurant (fast food) manager
  • Price and Payment

    Option 1 – Save 15%

    Save 15% ($675) when paying upfront. Total course cost: $3,825

    Option 2 - 24 Month Interest-free payment plan

    No deposit, no interest to pay for 24 months. Get started for just $44 a week! Total course cost: $4,500


    Upskilled has teamed up with zipMoney to offer you flexible weekly, fortnightly or monthly interest free payment plans, allowing you start studying now without the financial burden! Applications for Zip Money literally only take a few minutes! Find out more about ZipMoney.

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