From now through June 12, the National Retail Federation Foundation is offering its introductory credential Retail Industry Fundamentals course for free to those interested in obtaining specialized training. The online RISE Up courses are ideal for retail employees seeking advancement to people seeking a retail job who want to become more competitive as job applicants.
The training in the introductory program is self-paced and can be completed online in about 5 hours. Two other courses are currently being offered at a discounted rate.
RISE Up, recommended by Washington Retail, includes three pieces: Retail Industry Fundamentals; Customer Service and Sales; and the Business of Retail: Operations and Profit. Each covers valuable skills and industry information that can help current or prospective employees thrive in various retail careers.
Below are some short videos on this great program: