FRA is located just off Oxford Street in the heart of London's fashion retail district. The fantastic building has a state-of-the-art lecture space, IT suites, library, canteen, student common room and even its very own mock shop and buying and merchandising suite.
The Academy's mock shop has been set up to mimic a typical retail outlet that you could find on any high street in the country. FRA even has its very own buying and merchandising suite which has a cutting edge magnetic system used in the fashion retail world which is utilised for practical workshops in relevant subject areas.
It is the link between what you are studying at the Academy and what goes on and is expected by the fashion retail industry that makes learning at the FRA so rewarding and meaningful.
Opportunities for FRA students are many and varied, ranging from:
You will gain all the skills and experience to make you "job ready" for a career in the retail industry.
What Course For You? Level 2 Fashion Retail Art & Design Diploma Level 3 Art & Design - Fashion & Clothing Diploma Level 3 Business for Fashion Retail Diploma Level 4 Fashion Retail Diploma Level 4 Fashion Retail Buying and Range Planning Diploma Level 4 Fashion Retail Merchandising Diploma Level 4 Fashion Garment Technology Diploma Level 4 Visual Display and Retail Branding for Fashion Retail Diploma
Short Courses Introduction Buying & Range Planning Introduction Visual Merchandising Introduction to Fashion PR & Marketing Introduction to Merchandising Introduction to Buying and Merchandising Post-Graduate Fashion Retail Programme Intermediate Buying and Merchandising Intermediate Merchandising Advanced Buying and Merchandising Introduction to Personal StylingFashion Retail Maths Fashion Art Direction