The Chartered Trading Standards Institute has been the centre of professional training for many years, we are proud to be the core provider of excellent training. CTSI courses are offered to our members, non-members, regulatory bodies, businesses and other professionals.

CTSI offers training via a range of methods. From the more traditional face to face courses to the e-learning college or a mixture of blended learning. All CTSI courses are accredited for Continuous Professional and Personal Development (CPPD) and certificates are provided which can contribute to your CPPD file.

Members of CTSI benefit from discounts on CTSI run courses. To find out more about membership, take a look at our membership section. See what training courses CTSI has to offer. 


CTSI offer a variety of training options which are listed below:

Business training fair trading award

The fair trading award is a unique training programme to help businesses and their staff understand trading regulations. Visit our fair trading award page for further information.  

TradeSimple is a range of online training resources suitable for businesses of all sizes, covering topics including fair trading, product safety and age restricted goods. Visit the TradeSimple website to see our full range of courses avaialable.

Bespoke training

Training courses developed to meet your needs. For more information visit the bespoke training page or contact us on 01268 886 696.