In this part-time online Party Store Owner Certificate Course you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for operating a party store and getting started in a career as a professional party store owner.
Become a Party Store Owner
You will learn what a party store owner does, how to develop your skills to succeed in a party store career, how to start your own party store, and how to acquire, market and sell party supplies, equipment, and services.
What Happens in the Party Store Owner Certificate Course
The Party Store Owner Certificate Course is an online learning program with suggested readings from the textbook (FabJob Guide to Become a Party Store Owner). 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 Party Store Owner 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 Party Store Owner 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.
The Party Store Owner Certificate Course has been developed to meet high academic standards, ensuring that as a graduate you can display with pride the Party Store Owner Certificate you will earn from the International Association of Professions Career College. Topics covered in the Party Store Owner Certificate Course include the following:
Starting Your Party Store Business
- Choosing Your Niche
- Options for Starting a Party Store
- Choosing a Store Name
- Your Business Plan
- Start-Up Financing
- Legal Matters
Setting Up Your Party Store
- Finding a Location
- Store Design
- Displaying Merchandise
- Retail Equipment and Supplies
- Obtaining Your Inventory
Running Your Business
- Store Operations
- Inventory Management
- Setting Your Prices
- Getting Paid
- Financial Management
- Working with Service Providers
Getting and Keeping Customers
- Marketing Tools
- Marketing Techniques
- Market Events
- Customer Service
What Is Included in the Party Store Owner Certificate Course
This all-inclusive Party Store Owner Certificate Course package includes:
- Registration for the Party Store Owner Certificate Course
- Access to a Faculty Member to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice
- (Optional) 2020 membership in the IAPO International Association of Professional Party Store Owners for only $2 per month
- Downloadable Party Store Owner 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 Party Store Owner (e-book edition)
“It will take patience and hard work, but virtually anybody can carve out a career in the industry if they have the passion.” – Clayton Frech, Vice President, Classic Party Rentals (Clayton is one of the experts who give advice in this FabJob guide)
Register for the Party Store Owner Certificate Course
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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 courses at a significantly lower cost to you because of our expertise from almost 20 years of producing the leading online guides for non-traditional careers.
Our online certificate courses have previously been offered for a registration fee of $297 U.S. and include a textbook and professional membership – a total value of almost $377.
SPRING SPECIAL: This all-inclusive registration package for the Party Store Owner Certificate Course is priced as only $129 U.S. for the June 8, 2020 course.
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How Much Money Do Party Store Owners Make?
As a party store owner, your income is determined by a number of factors, including: your experience, location, business model and how much revenue your party store generates. According to data from PayScale, the average income for a small business owner in the United States is $73,000 - however this can range up to $182,000 or more.
What Does a Party Store Owner Do?
As a party store owner you will have the freedom to make your own decisions and express your own creative spirit through your store. You might choose to open a party store offering a wide range of party items that appeal to many people. Or you could specialize in particular types of party supplies, or for particular types of people. You might choose to open a party store that specializes in selling costumes for Halloween, a business that offers bounce house rental and supplies for children’s birthday parties, a store that offers party supplies for events from New Year’s to Christmas, or a store that provides everything needed to plan a fabulous wedding.
How Do I Open My Own Party Store?
Earning a certificate as a party store owner will equip you with the principles and techniques for starting and running your own party store and becoming a professional party store owner. A certificate also provides evidence of your expertise, assurance of your professionalism, an important credential for your resume, a competitive advantage when marketing your services and higher earnings (according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics).
What is the Party Store Owner Certificate Course?
In IAP Career College’s part-time online Party Store Owner Certificate Course you will learn important principles and practical step-by-step techniques for getting started in a career as a professional party store owner. This online course has a recommended completion date of 6 weeks, however it may be completed in as little as 4 weeks or as long as 12 weeks. The course has been created to allow you to complete it without any teaching assistance, however as a student you have access to Faculty Members to provide you with personal teaching assistance and career advice.
What is IAP Career College?
The International Association of Professions Career College (IAP Career College) is a leading online career college offering affordable online certificate courses and professional certifications for non-traditional and "dream" careers. When you take a part-time online certificate course with IAP Career College, you can schedule your learning around your life - you can work at your own pace, at the best times for you and from the comfort of your own home. IAP Career College and affiliated company FabJob Inc (the leading online publisher of guide books on how to get started in a dream career) have served over half a million career changers on six continents since 1999.