Apprenticeships in Trading Standards
CTSI is very happy to support Trading Standards Apprenticeships, as an alternative route to progression in this exciting sector. Visit our Apprenticeships Hub.
Government action on youth vaping
CTSI welcomes Government announcement on banning of disposable vapes and further strengthening of tools and resources for Trading Standards.
New clampdown on Fake Online Reviews
CTSI welcomes proposed strengthening of the Digital Markets, Competition and Consumer Bill that promises to protect UK consumers from the scourge of fake online shopping reviews: "A positive step in the right direction".
UK Product Safety Certification
Are you responsible for the design, manufacture or distribution of consumer products? Or part of the supply chain? Our new Business Certificate of Competence in Product Safety (BCCPS) qualification may be for you - find out more.
Most Home Maintenance Sites Unlawful
CTSI launches new Online Audit to clean up e-commerce. Findings report that almost all home maintenance websites DO NOT comply with the law.
Local Authority Funding Proposals
CTSI issues strong warning to Central Government that further cuts to vital Trading Standards Services will increase risks to local communities.