Cashier Training Index

Help new employees quickly learn the basics of the Lightspeed Retail POS. From clocking in to ringing up sales, everything to get started is here in one convenient place.

Please note that Lightspeed Retail does not offer an in-app training mode. This index is your complete guide to learning about cashier functions on the register.

Table of Contents

Start Your Day

  1. Start your day by clocking in, then sign in to begin ringing sales.

Register Basics

  1. Get acquainted with the iPad and start using the Lightspeed Retail POS.
  2. Learn the basics of running sales at the register.
  3. Learn how to ring up different types of items.
  4. If necessary, perform a Return to refund a sale.
  5. Check an item’s Quantity on Hand to see how much is in stock.
  6. Add and tag Customers to track their purchases.
  7. Keep a sale open by saving it.
  8. Issue, redeem, and check the balance of Integrated Gift Cards.
  9. Earn, view, and redeem Lightspeed Loyalty points.
  10. Manage online orders from the Saved Sales screen for Lightspeed eCom (E) online ordering.
  11. Learn about the Support section of the Main Menu.

End Your Day

  1. End your day by printing the register shift report and clocking out.

Get Help

  1. If you have questions about using the register, view all our Register articles or visit our Register FAQ.
  2. Visit one of our Retail POS (S-Series) App Troubleshooting guides for help solving common cashier issues.