Retail Connection

Retail Connection assists retailers and their staff to collaborate, engage, learn, and innovate their way to retail success.


What is Retail Connection?

Retail Connection is a one-stop destination for retail education, collaboration, experiences, and support.

A retail community inspiring passion and driving engagement for the retail-centric.

Find out more about what Retail Connection can offer you and your business.

Who we are

Wodonga TAFE has partnered with local stakeholders and subject matter experts to understand the challenges and changes to the retail trading environment, specifically focused on regional Victoria. The result is the Retail Connection initiative.

The Retail Connection program is delivered by qualified teachers who are retail subject matter experts with significant industry experience, to assist retailers and their staff collaborate, engage, learn, and innovate their way to retail success!

Wodonga TAFE is proud of its reputation as a leading vocational education provider in the region, offering education and training programs to individuals and industry, locally and nationally. Wodonga TAFE was proud to be awarded as the Australian and Victorian Large Training Provider of the Year in 2018, in recognition of the quality of its training services.

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Retail Connection
Pilot Program

A Pilot Program from the Retail Connection suite is now available to businesses as a limited opportunity to access free training*. The program offers participating businesses full access to a complete module ‘Emerging Leaders in the Retail Sector’ which is designed to build your business to be a leader in the contemporary retail environment.

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Retail Connection
Workshops and Microskills
April 2020 Mastering the art of service Workshop (2 hours)
April 2020  Secure your store, your customers, and YOU! Webinar (1 hour)
May 2020 Effective retail life skills Online (1 hour)
May 2020 Mastering the art of selling Interactive forum (2 hours)
June 2020 The power of merchandise management Webinar (1 hour)
June 2020 Profiling your market Online (1 hour)
July 2020 Operation TEAM + mentoring Interactive forum (3 hours)
July 2020 Driving YOUR retail career Webinar (1 hour)
August 2020 The artistry of visual merchandising + mentoring Workshop (2 hours)
September 2020 Event - walking tour of Wodonga + retail panel of experts Walking tour and retail panel (3 hours)