• Want to polish your business skills to get a bettter job?

    Want to improve your grades to start a business degree?

    Full-time or part-time, offered September to April

Retail Business Fundamentals Certificate

  • There are still a few spots available for September 2017 entry, please email abt@capilanou.ca to learn more.

    The Retail Business Fundamentals program is a full-time or part-time program offered from September to April. This program provides students with training in fundamental business skill, including business math and accounting, plus communications, retail marketing and management. 

    Students will gain confidence and skills and are able to continue their studies which ladder into the Business Administration diploma or degree program. Alternatively, graduates will have the necessary practical skills to enable success in the workplace.

    Career Opportunities

    Some students use the skills they have learned to gain positions in various areas of both private and public business sectors as well as retail business. Others move on to a more advanced program of studies in the School of Business: most of the courses you take in Retail Business Fundamentals transfer directly into the Business Administration Diploma or the Bachelor of Business Administration.

    What happens after graduation?

    Upon successful completion of the Retail Business Fundamentals certificate you are ready to join the work force. However if you'd like to continue your studies in business you can apply for the Business diploma program which then can ladder into the Business BBA degree. For further assistance please contact an Advisor or phone directly 604.984.4900.

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  • The Retail Marketing Program at Capilano was the perfect stepping stone to my career goals. The courses, team building experiences, and even the class environment mirrors real-world scenarios and business practices. I would recommend it to anyone looking to build the skills needed to excel in business!

    Tyler Quarles, Baro Rainwear