Training & Education

POPAI recognises that continual training and education are crucial to the long-term development of the industry. Our training solutions provide members with online, face-to-face and workshop style learning to support the personal development of industry professionals.

Individual eCourses

Offering flexible learning our online training modules provide an essential introduction to the industry.

There are 10 modules including: 

  • Introduction to P-O-P
  • Sustainable P-O-P Design
  • The Shopper Explained
  • The Connected Shopper
  • Understanding Retailers
  • Path to Purchase

POPAI members receive the first two modules FREE with additional modules only £49 each (£100 for non-members). 

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eCourse Packages 

Want to make sure that your team receives the very best start to their career?

Our eCourses have been created to help those new to a P-O-P related role, whether client or supplier-side, expand their knowledge and develop new skills, all from the comfort of their own desk.

With this in mind POPAI have created an Unlimited Access package providing your company with annual, unlimited access to all of our eCourses for just £500. 

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Shopper Marketing Foundation Course

A one-day, interactive session exploring the shopper & best practice in P-O-P

From better understanding today’s shopper to improving P-O-P effectiveness, this one-day session will give you practical, real-life best practices that you can implement right away to boost retail performance and personal achievement.

Sessions are led by POPAI’s senior leadership team; with supporting learning materials included.

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Student Design Award

The annual POPAI Student Design Award recognises the very best in up-and-coming P-O-P creative talent in the UK & Ireland.

It’s a great opportunity for a student to take their first step to a career in the industry if they are studying a product design or 3D design based course.

Not only could they win £1,000 but previous award winners have gone on to work for major players in the industry, as well as some of the biggest brands on the high street. There's no doubt that it's a great addition to the CV!

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