BRC Learning

Careers and professional development in retail

BRC Learning

Careers and professional development in retail

CHARTERED MANAGEMENT DEGREE APPRENTICESHIP (RETAIL)

The Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship (Retail) provides current and aspiring managers with relevant knowledge and understanding of the theory and practice of effective management, in the context of the challenges and opportunities facing retailers at a time of rapid change.

Year one focuses on core management themes include the Retail Economics module where participants will be introduced to the retail industry’s unique economic context.  Years two and three build on the core management themes in more depth and introduce management strategy, plus retail specific modules focused on Retail Management and Retail Futures.

Participants will work on live company projects through the programme and will benefit from a flexible learning model, including face-to-face and online teaching, the resources of Leeds Business School and the expertise of the BRC.


Benefits of the course:

  • Incorporates BRC insights, perspectives and content to place learning within a retail context to ensure participants can apply it in their jobs
  • Meets the requirements of the apprenticeship standard whilst also introducing retail specific modules putting learning into the context of the challenges and opportunities facing retailers today
  • Combines face-to-face university teaching, online learning research, reflective practice and assessment to cater for all learning styles
  • A personal tutor and a workplace mentor is assigned to each participant, supporting them through the programme
  • Participants work on projects that are relevant to their employer with a strong emphasis on real workplace impact to make a difference in their own businesses
  • There are no exams, instead a portfolio of evidence is gathered under the guidance of their personal tutor and workplace. All course materials, submissions and evidence gathering is carried out online, reducing the administrative burden to a minimum
  • Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), participants can apply to be awarded Chartered Manager (CMgr) status on completion of the programme

Duration: 3-4 years                                
Cost: £22,000 

Qualification gained: BA (hons) Business Management Practice

Fast track options are available for developing your high-flying talent, keeping them committed and motivated.

CHARTERED MANAGEMENT DEGREE APPRENTICESHIP (RETAIL)

The Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship (Retail) provides current and aspiring managers with relevant knowledge and understanding of the theory and practice of effective management, in the context of the challenges and opportunities facing retailers at a time of rapid change.

Year one focuses on core management themes include the Retail Economics module where participants will be introduced to the retail industry’s unique economic context.  Years two and three build on the core management themes in more depth and introduce management strategy, plus retail specific modules focused on Retail Management and Retail Futures.

Participants will work on live company projects through the programme and will benefit from a flexible learning model, including face-to-face and online teaching, the resources of Leeds Business School and the expertise of the BRC.


Benefits of the course:

  • Incorporates BRC insights, perspectives and content to place learning within a retail context to ensure participants can apply it in their jobs
  • Meets the requirements of the apprenticeship standard whilst also introducing retail specific modules putting learning into the context of the challenges and opportunities facing retailers today
  • Combines face-to-face university teaching, online learning research, reflective practice and assessment to cater for all learning styles
  • A personal tutor and a workplace mentor is assigned to each participant, supporting them through the programme
  • Participants work on projects that are relevant to their employer with a strong emphasis on real workplace impact to make a difference in their own businesses
  • There are no exams, instead a portfolio of evidence is gathered under the guidance of their personal tutor and workplace. All course materials, submissions and evidence gathering is carried out online, reducing the administrative burden to a minimum
  • Accredited by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), participants can apply to be awarded Chartered Manager (CMgr) status on completion of the programme

Duration: 3-4 years                                
Cost: £22,000 

Qualification gained: BA (hons) Business Management Practice

Fast track options are available for developing your high-flying talent, keeping them committed and motivated.

LET'S TALK

If you'd like to discuss our Level 6 Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship or your business's own unique development requirements simply get in touch via brclearning@brc.org.uk

APPRENTICESHIPS

 
LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT LEVEL 5 APPRENTICESHIP
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CHARTERED MANAGEMENT DEGREE APPRENTICESHIP - LEVEL 6
Providing the knowledge and understanding of effective retail management.

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In partnership with Leeds Beckett University and Corndel, BRC Learning offers apprenticeships that will equip students with the blend of industry knowledge, and practical, relevant experience they will need to capitalise on the opportunities created by a dynamic retail industry.

  • BRC Retail Leaders Apprenticeships Level 5 and Level 6
  • For new and emerging leaders and managers in retail
  • CMI Level 5 Certificate and Chartered Management Degree Apprenticeship (Retail)
  • Face to face learning takes place in London and Leeds
  • 100% fund-able through the apprenticeship levy

LET'S TALK

If you'd like to discuss any of the above opportunities or your own unique development requirements simply get in touch via brclearning@brc.org.uk