Who is this Standard for?
This apprenticeship is for individuals working as a manager within a retail environment. Retail managers are responsible for delivering sales targets and a positive experience to customers that will encourage repeat custom and loyalty to the brand / business. It is a diverse role that includes leading and developing a team to achieve business objectives and work with a wide range of people, requiring excellent communication skills. Maximising income and minimising wastage are essential to the job and therefore individuals must develop a sound understanding of business and people management principles to support the achievement of the vision and objectives of the business. Retail managers champion the way for personal development, training and continuous improvement, encouraging their team to develop their own skills and abilities to enhance business performance and productivity.
This is a level 4 apprenticeship standard that has a minimum duration of 12 months. Apprentices will be placed in a retail management role and supported by a tutor to achieve the Retail Manager standards, as well as Level 2 maths and English qualifications
Endpoint assessment methods
EPA kit - To access the full EPA kit and the Gateway Readiness Report for this standard, please visit here.
Apprenticeship Standard and EPA Timeline - this document (available here) supports employers, training providers and apprentices by providing them with the clear time frames required to complete each stage of the apprenticeship and end-point assessment journey, through to ESFA certification.
Support and Guidance Documents - These documents (available here) support employers, training providers and apprentices preparing for end-point assessment.
The price of the end-point assessment for this standard is:
Remote digital delivery £852
Face-to-face delivery £1.041.00
Our pricing is based on the respective assessment plan. Please contact us on 01302 363 277 to speak with a member of our EPA team who will be happy to provide you with any further information regarding our pricing.