Sales Assistants

Jobs Queensland - Future Workforce. Future Skills.

Anticipating Future Skills-Ipswich(SA4)
  • There are 7,067 Sales Assistants as at 2017.
  • There will need to be 8,358 Sales Assistants as at 2022 to accommodate for increasing demand.
  • This is a growth of 1,291 Sales Assistants.
  • This is a growth rate of 18.3%

Becoming a Sales Assistant?

What is a Sales Assistant?

Sales Assistants are people with great listening and people skills that can understand what the customer wants and distinguish which product will best suit their needs. They act as a catalyst for sales and are of significant importance to many businesses.


Introduction

The retail sector is one of Australia's largest employing industries with over 1.2 million workers. From sales assistant to buyer or stock control to area manager, there are a range of career opportunities available in the retail industry. TAFE’s range of practical courses will set you up for a successful career working in retail stores, community pharmacies, or online markets.


Pathways

TAFE Queensland - Certificate III in Retail – SIR30216
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TAFE Queensland - Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics - SHB20116
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TAFE Queensland - Certificate III in Retail Baking (Bread) - FDF30610
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TAFE Queensland - Certificate II in Retail Cosmetics / Certificate III in Make-Up -SHB20116 / SHB30215
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Sales Assistants Fact Sheet

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