1-to-1 Visual Merchandising.
Advanced Online Course

This online course is a great follow on from our beginners course or for those who would like to advance their Visual Merchandising knowledge. Learn how we can apply trend forecasting to our VM Campaigns and engage the modern customer through creating a multi-sensory experience through The Pop Up Shop. Discover how we can apply the key VM principles when creating planograms and creating a strong, consistent brand instore.

Course attendees will apply these principles to design their own merchandising planogram for a Pop Up concept for a sustainable retailer following a set project brief.

These live, interactive classes are held in an online virtual classroom, using the online video conferencing program, Zoom. Zoom provides a live interactive experience between the student and tutor. Students and tutor can share screens to view presentations and feedback on student’s course work.

Who is the target audience?

Retailers & Students
This Course is designed for those with previous Visual Merchandising /Retail experience or those who have already attended our Introduction VM Online Course.

What will I learn

  • Current In store visual merchandising and product presentation methods
  • How to create harmonious customer flow and shop ability instore
  • The importance of carrying out a customer flow exercise
  • Understanding the importance of creating and installing planograms
  • Creating a strong retail brand through effective VM techniques
  • VM principles used to merchandise Pop Up Stores – creating an experience instore for the customer
  • Using trend forecasting within VM to engage today’s modern customer

Practical task of designing their own merchandising planogram which could create a pop-up focal point in store for a sustainable retailer following a set project brief. The project brief is set at the end of your first lesson, which can be completed over the first week and submitted on your second lesson.

Course price

£280.00 per person

Course Price Includes;
PDF files of all presentations and hand-outs used within the course will be sent to your email address.

VMC course certificate will be emailed to you as a pdf file upon completion of the online course.

Post course support for every attendee via email.


Online Courses can be booked on dates which work for your schedule.
Please email me direct to check my availability upon dates. 

This course runs for a total of 6 hours, split between two 3 hour classes and usually held over a 2 week period. 


Online – can be accessed anywhere in the world.
​We just ask that you have access to a reliable internet connection and speakers or headphones for audio content.

Access to a webcam would also be beneficial.

How to book

Our online courses can be booked online via the SimplyBook app please click on the pink Book Online icon.

To book your online or in person course directly with me please use the contact us form on the website or email me at

I look forward to hearing from you!

What our customers have to say

“Sarah Manning is amazing ! She is an expert in Visual Merchandising!
I have connected with Sarah for her brilliant co virtual – hands on course. I learned key techniques that are time-less that I can now use in my business in VM for any client! I have been taking online courses with Sarah for over 3 years and I will continue to do so!”

Sonthia Coleman
Online Course Attendee

“Sarah took theory and one-to-one to a new level, considering it was an online course it’s amazing how Sarah established this so well! I will definitely be choosing to take another online course with Sarah again.”

Megan Bagnell
Online Course Attendee