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    If you’re looking to start or advance your career in retail management, this certificate could prepare you for your next step.

    In this program, you’ll learn the skills and knowledge needed to manage a variety of retail sales operations or lines of merchandise. Courses cover topics in accounting, management, marketing, retailing and human resource management. You’ll learn about apparel and non-apparel merchandising, pricing, budgeting, inventory control, and buying and promotion.

    Successful completion of the 10-course program leads to a retail management certificate endorsed by the Western Association of Food Chains.

    This certificate is offered in conjunction with the Western Association of Food Chains (WAFC). WAFC includes Costco, Kroger, Safeway, Rosaurers, Winco, and many other stores. It is tailored for the employees of member stores and the stores help employees with the expenses of the program.