Course Code: 7
DL2 - 2015
Price: £475.00
Title:
The BDS Distance Learning Advanced Certificate in Display and Visual Merchandising.
 
Description:
This course is aimed at those who have some experience in the industry and wish to increase their skills. The course includes two realistic practical assignments as well as an introduction to perspective drawing, organising production, project costing, becoming self-employed and health & safety.
 

Modules:

SA01A
Basics of drawing in perspective.
SA01B
How to convert a plan and elevation into a perspective drawing
SA01C
Addition of items within the window shell
SA02A
Approach retailer, measure space, sketch idea in proportion, rough costing, approval by tutor and retailer
SA02B
Installation
SA02C
Produce scale plan, elevation and perspective drawings of installation
SA03A
Type of business, Sole Trader, Partnership, Limited Company. Keeping accounts, invoices and receipts, overheads, calculating hourly/daily rates to include overheads and benefits, public liability insurance, justifying income and expenditure against bank statements
SA03B
HMRC and PAYE, allowable expenses, VAT, employing others freelance or employee?, National Insurance, employee liability
SA03C
Health & Safety issues and risk assessments
SA04A
Photo diary of prop building project, typical production timetable.
SA04B
Costing a project, examples and illustrations
SA05A
Window or interior display to incorporate any type of merchandise, but must include a constructed prop
 
  Enroll here