The National Certificate: Wholesale and Retail: Buying Planning, NQF Level 5 addresses the skills and competencies required to effectively follow a career and make use of opportunities in the buying and procurement function.
In addition to basic buying and purchasing skills, the qualification also enables the integration of associated skills within this area of operation, such as the research of local and international trends, importing, supply chain management, project management and negotiation skills.
The purpose of this Unit Standard is to enable learners to apply basic health and safety legislation in the form of standards and procedures governing health and safety in the workplace, to ensure that they contribute to a safe, healthy environment for themselves and others.
The person credited with this unit standard is able to access and interpret information on stock record-keeping systems, analyse and monitor stock movement, initiate and control stock counts and record details on record-keeping systems in order to maintain and update stock balances.
The National Certificate: Wholesale and Retail Operations, addresses skills and competencies for enabling entry-level employment and positions. The qualifying learner will to access opportunities for further development and training in the specialised areas of Wholesale and Retail such as:
Wholesale and Retail Operations, addresses skills and competencies for enabling entry-level employment and positions. The qualifying learner will to access opportunities for further development and training in the specialised areas of Wholesale and Retail
The purpose of this Certificate is to equip learners to understand and acquaint themselves with the underlying principles of all of the major areas related to distribution within the Wholesale & Retail sector, thus enabling them to become more effective employees.
The Certificate further aims to provide career paths through various levels and areas of the Wholesale and Retail environment thus promoting the notion of quality lifelong learning.
PURPOSE OF THE UNIT STANDARD This unit standard will enable learners to demonstrate an understanding of retail products and services in the salon environment and to provide clients with the service required.
A person credited with this unit standard is able to: Describe the purposes and methods of retailing in the salon environment. Identify sales opportunities. Present and demonstrate products and services to prospective customers. Create a product display.
The COVID-19 pandemic has severely impacted the economy with most sectors experiencing significant contraction in 2020. However, agriculture bucked the trend and exhibited respectable growth despite the pandemic’s effect on exports and labour.
The age of rapid upskilling, reskilling and internal mobility is here. Never before have organisations across the globe seen such rapid acceleration of automation and economic uncertainty, as in the time post covid.