Portfolio and forms

Listed below are the available portfolios for the Trading Standards Qualification Framework (TSQF). Portfolios is an assessment of an indivudal skills, as identified against the criteria that is written within the portfolio of evidence.

Portfolio required for the CSCATS Award:

Core skills portfolio (PDF 199KB)
Skills matrix core skills (Assess2) (Excel 245KB)
Core skills portfolio checklist  (Excel 182KB)

A candidates guide (PDF 203KB) to the core skills portfolio.

An assessors guide (PDF 517KB) to the core skills portfolio.

Service delivery modules subjects with technical porfolios:

Animal health and welfare portfolio (PDF 108KB)
Skills matrix animal health and welfare (Assess2) (Excel 81KB)
Animal health and welfare checklist (Excel 81KB)

Legal Metrology portfolio:

Version 4
Practical exam and portfolio statement (PDF 331KB)
Legal metrology V4 portfolio (PDF 219KB)
Legal metrology V4 checklist (Excel 903KB)

Version 3
Legal metrology portfolio
(PDF 221KB)
Skills matrix legal metrology (Assess2) (Excel 119KB)
Legal metrology checklist (Excel 133KB)
Legal Metrology V3 portfolio aditional equipment (excel 880KB)

The equipment list found in the legal metrology portfolio can be obtained as a spreadsheet from the CTSI qualification team.  Email qualifications@tsi.org.uk to request a copy.

Previous portfolio requirements

If you have completed only the foundation and animal health or advice resolution and redress portfolios it has been identified you have not fully met the core skills portfolio criteria.

If you are in this position you are required to complete the foundation conversion portfolio or cross reference against the core skills portfolio and complete any outstanding assessment criteria.