Visual Merchandising Course 

       Transform your shop.

Visual Merchandising Course​

Visual Merchandising Courses -Students & displays

1 day 3D Display & VM Course


Course is specifically designed to give you the skill to transform your shop and enable you to educate your staff on visual merchandising best practices.

Who is the target audience?

Independent Retailers and Students

Who should attend?

  • This course is designed for those with no previous Visual Merchandising or retail experience. 
  • I will teach you the basic techniques from scratch.


What will I learn?

  • Understanding key principles of Visual Merchandising & Display.
  • Practical handling of 3D products.
  • Recognising good Visual Merchandising in a modern Retail Industry.
  • How to transform a brand.
  • Current trends & techniques in merchandising and layouts.
  • Effective store layouts and targeted customer flow. 
  • Questions answered about the industry and building a portfolio.

Course programme

1. Course introduction.

2. Introduction into Display & Visual Merchandising principles.

3. Understanding the basic principles of Display product grouping.

4. Understanding the key principles of window Design and Dressing

5. Effective use of Colour, lighting and Signage within windows and in store.

6. 3D product dressing & styling techniques.

7. Practical work of creating a 3D product themed display.

8. How to construct and merchandise a link selling hot spot/promotional space.

9. Understanding the effective Visual Merchandising techniques used currently in the industry.

10. The importance of creating great customer flow and how to maintain an effective shop floor layout.

Equipment Supplied

  • Selection of 3D merchandise.
  • Tools: pins, wire, scissors, nylon. (Cameras are not included).
  • We recommend that you bring along your camera / Smartphone to take photographs of any practical work created on the course.

Course Pack

  • Colour Handout which follows the course presentation.
  • Note book.
  • Pens.
  • Refreshments are included -please let us know any allergies / dietary requirements.


Courses are held in St. Albans, Hertfordshire.

St. Albans is located approx. 25 minutes via a fast train from Kings Cross St. Pancras Station London.

Course Times

One-Day Courses run monthly: 10am – 3pm.


Course certificate issued to all students upon completion of the course.

Book Your Course 

Here's what you do now

1. Check below for course dates and availability. 

2. Submit your preferred Dates on the "Course Dates page".

3. A booking form and invoice will be sent with payment details.

4. Confirmation of attendance is emailed on receipt of Payment and Booking form. 

 Cameras are welcome at the workshops; this is an excellent
​way of recording your work for a future portfolio.

Our courses in visual merchandising are based on 20 years experience and knowledge of the display and visual merchandising industry. - copyright 2018