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Non-Accredited Training Visual Merchandising for Fashion


In this course you can gain introductory skills of basic styling and garment presentation in a retail or studio space.

Qualification: Non-Accredited Training - Visual Merchandising for Fashion
Program No: XA-BD05
Campus: CIT Reid 
Duration: 2 hours per week for 8 weeks in the evening in a studio environment.

Enrolment fees for this course are based on the costs per subject as indicated below. In addition, a Service and Amenities fee of $40 will be payable each semester. Further information is available at Course fees and assistance

Likely Job Outcome: Visual merchandising assistant in a clothing retail or studio environment.
Application Type: Private

Entry Requirements / How to Apply

Open Entry.

To study any course at CIT (excluding degrees and non-accredited training) you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI).

  • Literacy Skills Information

    • We suggest that you will need Australian Core Skills Framework literacy levels of at least 3 across reading, writing, learning, oral communication and, depending on your program of study, numeracy skills to successfully complete this program. See below to check your literacy skills. If you do not have this level, you can still enrol and seek support to improve your skills or you may prefer to begin with the lower level program. Please visit Education and Community or phone (02) 6207 4872 to have a chat to one of our teachers.

  • Transition Information

    • Qualifications at CIT are regularly updated or replaced to meet current industry needs and maximise your employment opportunities. If this occurs while you are part way through a qualification, you may need to vary your learning to meet the new national requirements. CIT will aim to make this as smooth as possible for you.

  • Subject Cancellations/Changes

    • To ensure positive outcomes for all students, CIT may need to cancel or change classes at short notice. CIT will make every effort to inform students as soon as changes are made and will also make every effort to offer alternative arrangements for students to meet the requirements of the subject and complete their qualification. In an unfortunate instance when this cannot be met, you will receive a full refund. Please ensure you maintain current contact details via CIT Self Service or by contacting CIT Student Services at

Subject Information

Complete 1 subject

  • Visual merchandising for fashion
    • CIT Code: DSGN269
      Cost: $500.00

      The purpose of this subject is for you to gain an understanding of the importance of visual merchandising & styling for fashion retail projects. You will gain skills in and an understanding of the basics of styling and grouping items for merchandising in a fashion environment.

      Prerequisites: Nil

Related Courses

Diploma Applied Fashion Design and Merchandising MST50116
Certificate III Applied Fashion Design and Technology MST30816
Non-Accredited Training Introduction to Fashion Event Management
Non-Accredited Training Fashion Modelling
Non-Accredited Training Fashion Styling

More Information

For more information about this course please contact CIT Student Services on (02) 6207 3188 or email