Certificate of Retail Operations (CROps) – Schedule

///Certificate of Retail Operations (CROps) – Schedule
Certificate of Retail Operations (CROps) – Schedule2018-10-29T19:09:09+00:00
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Schedule

The Certificate of Retail Operations (CROps) will be conducted in cities throughout Hampton Roads.

The CROps program incorporates the 7 Principles of Retail Excellence and is broken up as follows:

Schedule of Classes

  Topic Weeks Face-to-Face Meetings
1 Run With It 1-6 Weeks 1, 3 & 5
2 Dollars & Sense 7-14 Weeks 7, 9, 11 & 13
3 Marketing’s a Pitch 15-20 Weeks 15, 17 & 19
4 Retail, E-tail & Detail 21-26 Weeks 21, 23 & 25
5 May the (Work) Force Be With You 27-32 Weeks 27, 29 & 31
6 Cover Your Assets 33-38 Weeks 33, 35 & 37
7 Reality Bites 39-44 Weeks 39, 41 & 43

Calendars

Norfolk

Merchandising class commencing October 23, 2018
Cohort held at Retail Alliance
8-10 am on Tuesdays

Norfolk Merchandising Course Schedule 2018 (PDF)

Portsmouth

Cohort to be held at Portsmouth Partnership Briefing Center
200 High St., #201, Portsmouth VA 23704
6-8 pm on Tuesday (Orientation scheduled for 29 Jan)

York County

Cohort to be held at York County Chamber of Commerce
4102 George Washington Memorial Hwy #101, Yorktown, VA 23692
6-8 pm on Mondays (commencing mid-late January 2019)

Newport News

Cohort to be held at Piggly Wiggly (tentative)
3101 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23607
Cohort gathering days/times TBD

Gloucester

Cohort gathering to be held at Main Street Preservation Trust
6523 Main Street, Gloucester, VA 23061
6-8 pm on Mondays

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