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Visual Merchandising

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the Wholesale and Retail Industry Reference Committee (IRC), is undertaking a project to update Training Package Products within the SIR Training Package relating to Visual Merchandising job roles.

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the Wholesale and Retail Industry Reference Committee (IRC), is undertaking a project to update Training Package Products within the SIR Training Package relating to Visual Merchandising job roles.

Background

The Wholesale and Retail Industry Reference Committee (IRC) is responsible for ensuring that nationally recognised Training Package Products deliver the skills and knowledge required to equip the sectors under its remit with a highly skilled workforce.

SkillsIQ, at the direction of the Wholesale and Retail Industry Reference Committee, is therefore undertaking a project to update Training Package Products within the SIR Training Package relating to Visual Merchandising job roles at the Advanced Diploma level .

Qualifications

The IRC will develop a new Advanced Diploma, as follows:

Advanced Diploma of Visual Merchandising

The development of this qualification will assist in addressing the fundamental need for consistency in Visual Merchandising training across the country, to ensure training practices are able to meet industry needs.

Project Governance

This project is being overseen by the Wholesale and Retail IRC. Membership of the IRC is as follows:

Consultation Activities

SkillsIQ will be undertaking a number of key activities to engage industry stakeholders and VET professionals, including workshops, webinars, and the opportunity to give feedback via the SkillsIQ Online Feedback Forum. Stakeholders listed in SkillsIQ’s database will be notified of these activities via e-mail.

Further Information

For further information, please contact Patrick Cummings on (02) 9392 8100 or via email at patrick.cummings@skillsiq.com.au.