Program participants Drakes Superm

Drakes Supermarkets and Woolworths worked with Service Skills SA to deliver Certificate III in Retail and Certificate IV in Retail Management to 100 employees to increase their business productivity.


June 2010 – June 2012

Background

Based on the success of previous projects and network coverage SSSA was approached by DFEEST to facilitate a new Productivity Places project engaging supermarkets. The Productivity Places Program was an initiative from the Department of Further Education Science and Technology (DFEEST) that has been superseded by Skills for All.

Results

Woolworths and Drake Supermarkets were engaged to deliver Certificate III in Retail and Certificate IV in Retail Management to 100 employees to increase their business productivity.

The enterprise based nature of these organisations made it possible for the training delivered to be specific and support both organisations ethos. The training provided up-skilling to progress their employees internal career pathways.

Drake Supermarkets

  • 30 Certificate III in Retail placements, 100% completion
  • 20 Certificate IV in Retail Management placements, 100% completion


Woolworths Supermarkets

  • 40 Certificate III in Retail placements, 30% completion
  • 10 Certificate IV in Retail Management placements, 60% completion

 

Contact

Colin Shearing – Retail Industry Consultant
colin@serviceskillssa.com.au

Links

www.drakes.com.au
www.woolworths.com.au
www.dfeest.sa.gov.au

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