16 units must be completed:

8 core units

8 elective units, consisting of:

6 units from the list below

2 units from the list below, elsewhere in SIR Retail Services Training Package, or any other current Training Package or accredited course.

The selection of electives must be guided by the job outcome sought, local industry requirements and the complexity of skills appropriate to the AQF level of this qualification.

Core units

add topic CUAACD301

Produce drawings to communicate ideas

add topic SIRRMER004

Develop visual merchandising creative concepts

add topic SIRRMER005

Implement visual merchandising concepts

add topic SIRRMER006

Achieve visual merchandising targets

add topic SIRRMER007

Design and install visual merchandising displays

add topic SIRRMER010

Style using visual merchandising aids

add topic SIRRMER011

Design and install merchandise signage

add topic SIRXWHS002

Contribute to workplace health and safety

Elective units

Art and Design

add topic BSBDES301

Explore the use of colour

add topic BSBDES302

Explore and apply the creative design process to 2D forms

add topic BSBDES303

Explore and apply the creative design process to 3D forms

add topic BSBDES305

Source and apply information on the history and theory of design

add topic CUAACD302

Produce computer-aided drawings

add topic CUADIG304

Create visual design components

add topic CUADRA301

Produce drawings


add topic SIRXECM002

Prepare digital content

Management and Leadership

add topic BSBLDR503

Communicate with influence

add topic SIRXMGT003

Provide leadership to others

add topic SIRXMGT004

Plan and manage retail projects


add topic SIRRMER008

Plan and style merchandise photo shoots

add topic SIRRMER009

Plan and organise display lighting

add topic SIRRMER012

Develop retail space and product management plans

add topic SIRRMER013

Develop visual merchandising guidelines

Training and development

add topic SIRXTAD003

Coach others for success

Work Health and Safety

add topic SIRXWHS003

Maintain workplace safety

Working in Industry

add topic SIRXIND006

Review retail business fundamentals

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.