Samples are used by retailers and suppliers in the development of any product range, but there is more to managing the process effectively than you might think. The purpose of this course is to explain the process of sample management, and to provide you with some useful skills and techniques to help you manage samples more effectively.

  • £150 plus VAT
  • 5% discount if you buy 3+ courses
  • 10% discount if you buy 5+ courses
  • Contact us for large group quotes
£ 150.00 plus VAT

What you will learn

What you will learn

  • List the different types of samples used in the product development process
  • Explain the name and purpose of each sample
  • Describe the role of samples in a garment fit session
  • Describe the types of samples used in product testing
  • Describe how to manage labelling and packaging samples effectively
What the course covers

Modules in more detail

  1. Introduction to sample management – a review of the production process which sampling supports
  2. The sampling process – what are all the samples called and what role does each play in the end-to-end product development process?
  3. The fit session – how samples support the fit session which is such a critical part of garment development
  4. Testing – the different types of samples used in the testing of products
  5. Labelling and packaging – the role of labelling and packaging samples
Who it is suitable for

Who it is suitable for

All entry and intermediate level buying roles, as well as other merchandising and planning roles who would benefit from a deeper understanding of the sampling process

Price

Price

  • £150 plus VAT
  • 5% discount if you buy 3+ courses
  • 10% discount if you buy 5+ courses
  • Contact us for large group quotes

At a glance...

At a glance
  • Five online modules
  • Total learning time – 60 mins
  • Gamified self-led learning
  • Works across PC, tablet and phone
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Video and eLearning format
  • Digital activities, quizzes and action plans
  • Practical application of best practice
  • Full access for 6 months
  • Developed by retail B&M professionals
  • Aligns to current apprenticeship standards
  • Digital certificate on completion