Level 4 Diplomas
Our Level 4 Diploma courses are only one year and provide the chance to earn a nationally recognised qualification, at the same time as gaining an invaluable three-week industry experience with a major fashion brand. We also offer 22-week fast-track courses for adults 19+ wanting to get there even quicker. 90% of our Level 4 graduates go on to job roles within the fashion industry. See below for information on all our Level 4 Diploma Courses.
Level 4 Digital Marketing for Fashion
In Digital Marketing you will learn how to create and implement a modern marketing strategy blending both on and off-line mediums, to understand your audience profile and develop a suitable promotional mix to reach them.
Level 4 Fashion Business (with Marketing)
In this varied and wide-ranging course, you’ll learn about what happens in the retail industry and follow the product life cycle from head office to store from the conception of a garment to when it’s purchased by a consumer.
Level 4 Fashion Buying
Our Level 4 Fashion Buying Diploma course has been specially designed for those looking to pursue a career in buying. The function of a Buyer comes down to getting the right products, at the right time, at the right price.
Level 4 Garment Technology for Fashion
This one year full time course is exclusive to the FRA. A Garment Technologist is in charge of making sure a garment fits perfectly to ensure they meet the quality standards set by the retailers.
Level 4 Merchandising for Fashion
This in-depth course will equip you with all the commercial and analytical skills and knowledge you’ll need to succeed as a Merchandiser. You’ll be sitting right at the heart of the action, at the intersection of business and creativity, deciding how to sell products to customers.
Level 4 Visual Merchandising
This Diploma is exclusive to the FRA, and is designed to equip you with skills you’ll need to land a job in Visual Merchandising. A Visual Merchandiser is responsible for how merchandise is displayed and promoted; the role of the VM is highly creative, varied and dynamic.
Level 4 Fast Track Buying and Merchandising
This diploma course has been condensed to 22 weeks. This course provides a broad foundation of knowledge for both areas. The goal of both the Buyer and the Merchandiser is to ensure that the right product is available to the right customer, at the right time.