Westminster School of Media, Arts and Design

For business

For business

We work with retailers to develop the most appropriate training mechanism to develop skills for the workplace.

Our training solutions

  • Bespoke to organisations based on individual business requirements
  • Academically accredited if required
  • Developed for all staff levels, from entry to senior level
  • Delivered on an ad hoc basis to support skills gaps or via ongoing developmental programmes
  • Delivered on the client’s premises or at the university’s dedicated premises in central London.

Current clients

Arcadia/Bhs, Coast, Harrods, Boden, Selfridges, The White Company

Courses on offer

From design to delivery Sourcing and supply chain
Strategy and big-picture thinking Negotiation skills
Planning skills Presentation skills
Merchandising calculations Leadership skills
Distribution skills Influencing and persuading skills
WSSI Law for retailers
Range planning Multi-channel retailing
Range planning practical The business game
Grading Buying skills
In-season trading Textile skills


We can write and develop additional courses as required.

Get in touch

For more details or to discuss how the University of Westminster can work with your organisation to develop your people for the future, please contact Business Development Manager Rosie Collins on +44 (0)20 3506 6297 or email [email protected].

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