Information for Retailers

Information for Retailers

Let us help you find the right person to fill your retail vacancy.

Brockenhurst specialist retail department carries a large database of people, many who have received retail specific training, waiting to fill your retail vacancies.

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Pre-employment training

If you need to recruit several staff at once, our colleagues at Brockenhurst College can provide group pre-employment training for your business.

Candidates will attend a retail specific training programme where they will learn valuable skills to help them succeed in a career in the retail sector and you will receive a group of trained people to interview for your posts.

Skills analysis

We can identify skills gaps within your team and provide the right training to support all staff to a level of excellence, no matter what stage they are at in their career.

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Training & career progression

We are able to offer a comprehensive range of training solutions to help retail businesses meet current legislation

Health and Safety

Responsible Alcohol Retailing

Underage Sales Prevention

Restricted Products

Sale of Goods Act

Accident Reporting and Investigation

Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH)

Manual Handling

Work Related Stress Management

Understanding and Preventing Violence and Aggression

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Bespoke courses

If there is another course you feel would benefit your team that we don’t currently offer, let us know.

We can design and deliver courses to meet your individual business needs using the wide variety of retail expertise within our team.

Mystery shopper service

Do your customers always receive the customer experience you would expect them to?

We can help you find out with our impartial mystery shopper service; this service is a great way to see your business through the eyes of your customer and ensure you are creating the right impression every time.

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It has been proven that allowing staff to train and develop has many benefits to not only the individual but to the business as a whole; staff training can help retention, motivation and efficiency.

We offer a wide range of training including Apprenticeships and Advanced Apprenticeships to help your staff develop their skills whilst learning on-the-job.

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