The ARA Retail Institute is the leading national body providing for the education, consulting and professional development needs of the Australian retail industry.
Looking to start your career in retail, or hair and beauty?
We provide accredited and non-accredited training to kickstart your career.
Develop your career in retail with our diverse suite of accredited and non-accredited training solutions, from the Diploma of Retail Management to customised, flexible in-house training programs.
Step into your next - or first - leadership role.
We specialise in consulting and education on a broad range of topics take your career to the next level.
The ARA Talent Registry is a retail specific recruitment platform that removes human bias from decision making, reduces costs and time to hire.
We provide retailers with important bespoke business consulting solutions to assist businesses in setting up their own internal training and development frameworks, documents and manuals.
These fast, flexible and low-cost courses deliver training to meet emerging and urgent industry skills needs, and support people wishing to invest in their retail careers. The modules can be used as ‘stackable’ building blocks towards accredited skill sets or qualifications.