The Personal Shopper Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Personal Shopper Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College. Topics covered in the Personal Shopper Certificate Course include the following:
Introduction to Personal Shopping
- Self-Analysis Quiz
- Areas of Specialization
- Important Skills
- Ways to Learn Personal Shopping
How to Provide Personal Shopping Services
- Types of Personal Shopping Services
- Working with Vendors
- How to Shop for Gifts, Clothing, and Other Products
Getting Hired as a Personal Shopper
- Who Employs Personal Shoppers?
- Finding Job Openings
- What Employers Are Looking For
- Job-Hunting Materials
- Success on the Job
Starting Your Own Personal Shopping Business
- Getting Started
- Setting Up Your Office
- Employees and Contractors
- Financial Matters
- Client Contracts
- Choose Your Target Markets
- Marketing Techniques
- Marketing to Corporate Clients
- Working with Clients
What Happens in the Personal Shopper Course
The Personal Shopper course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (FabJob Guide to Become a Personal Shopper). This course is self directed, which means you may study and complete assignments at times that are most convenient for you from the comfort of your own home.
This part-time Personal Shopper Certificate Course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks from the start of the program, however, you may choose to complete the course in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks, depending on your schedule.
The Personal Shopper Certificate Course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance. However, if you have questions or need assistance, you can receive help from a Faculty Member throughout the 6 weeks of the course. Your Faculty Member is a valuable resource person who can provide you with personal teaching assistance to help you succeed in the course and advice to help you succeed in the career.
What Is Included in the Personal Shopper Certificate Course
This all-inclusive Personal Shopper Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Personal Shopper Certificate Course
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice
- (Optional) 2018 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Personal Shoppers for only $2 per month
- Downloadable Personal Shopper Certificate personalized with your name and the seal of the International Association of Professions Career College which you may print
- (Optional) Opportunity to order official certificates printed on fine linen paper and embossed with the gold seal of the college
- Textbook: FabJob Guide to Become a Personal Shopper (e-book edition)
I had aspirations 30 years ago on becoming a Personal Shopper, and did so for my friends long before I was aware of how I could turn this into my dream job. My own business is just beginning and I can’t say thank you enough for the fantastic help you have given me.” – Susan Robertson, St. Thomas
Registration for the Personal Shopper Course
You can have all this for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds, or even thousands, of dollars to take other programs. (We found courses based on old editions of our guides with registration fees of up to $999 and more.) We are able to offer you online certificate courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from over 17 years of producing the leading online guides for dream careers.
Our online Personal Shopper Certificate Course has previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and includes a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.
SPRING SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Personal Shopper Certificate Course is priced at only $97 U.S. for the March 19, 2018 course. This special price is guaranteed only for courses starting this month. Register now if you want to save on the registration fee.
How to Register
Click the “REGISTER NOW” button to register for the Personal Shopper Course.
If the course is full, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be notified when a new course date is scheduled.
Enrollment is limited and registration is on a first come first served basis, so we recommend that you register early for the Personal Shopper Certificate Course online to avoid disappointment.
Easy Changes and Cancellations
It’s easy to change or cancel your course registration. See our FAQ page for details.