Beneficiaries of the VTSD Retail Economy project, inclusive of JB Marks, Ventersdorp, Mafikeng and Zeerust attends the second phase of the accredited Wholesale and Retail NQF level 2 training. The training that started on the 3rd April at Raaswater, Riverlodge in Potchefstroom, will run for the rest of the week. Modules prepared include: POS system, merchandising, communications, stock taking, interaction, recording of stock, basic calculations, and numeracy. Access to this business knowledge will grant the aspiring business owners an advantage and power to run their businesses successfully.
Prior to the training starting, the Chief Executive Officer of Zooi Consulting Mrs Sithembile Ngobese, opened up the programme to key note speakers, inclusive of the VTSD Chamber of Commerce, and the North West Development Corporation. Zooi Consulting is the Project Implementer for the VTSD Retail Economy project, a first of this kind in the country.
While the beneficiaries get some welcoming and motivation, the opening ceremony served as a network session for the beneficiaries and stakeholders.