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  • Course Category:

    Workplace Skills

  • Program Type:

    Training For The Workplace

This course will provide you with the basic skills for work in the retail sector. It combines classroom learning activities with two weeks of  practical work experience in a workplace such as a shop or supermarket.

What will I learn?

  • English for working in a shop or supermarket 
  • Australian workplace communication
  • Australian work culture and practices 
  • Practical work skills for jobs in the retail sector 
  • Occupational Health & Safety 
  • Work experience in a variety of retail settings


  • An intermediate level of English is required, however your English level will be assessed on application
  • AMEP or Victorian Training Guarantee eligibility criteria apply

Course duration

10 weeks

Course dates

Tuesday 12th July - Friday 23rd September 2016
Information session:
  • AMES Australia Dandenong - Tuesday 7th June at 1:00pm


The course is free for eligible AMEP students. For non-eligible students, a fee may apply. Download the Fee Schedule or contact AMES to check your eligibility for a concession fee.

There may be extra charges for learning materials, first aid certificate, police check etc.

How to Enrol

Contact the best AMES location for you and find out: 

  • course dates
  • your eligibility
  • cost
  • arrange a time to have your English level assessed

This course will be run subject to enrolment numbers.

The AMEP is based on accredited curricula delivering 10361NAT Course in Preliminary Spoken and Written English, 10362NAT Certificate I in Spoken and Written English, 10363NAT Certificate II in Spoken and Written English, 10364NAT Certificate III in Spoken and Written English. AMES is a Registered Training Organisation TOID 0590. This course is part of the AMEP and is free to eligible AMEP students.


AMES Australia Dandenong