Training & development
Only CTSI offers the full range of training and development, from entry level right up to the coveted and respected charted trading standards practitioner status (CTSP).
Whether you are new to the profession or if you are a head of service looking to develop your team, you'll find everything you need on these pages.
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CTSI Professional Competency Framework (CPCF)
Trading Standards Practitioners Certificate (TSPC)
Trading Standards Practitioners Diploma (TSPD)
Trading Standards Advanced Practitioner (Degree Level)
Continuous Personal and Professional Development (CPPD)
Chartered Trading Standards Practitioner (CTSP) status
CPCF Awards Letters
The CPCF Stage Award letters will be issued via email tomorrow afternoon
Additional information and announcements regarding the CPCF have been made on the qualifications resources area
CPCF Qualification Review Consultation 2021
It is important that the CTSI qualifications offer adapts to meet the needs of its many stakeholders now and into the future and that the Institute has the appropriate mechanisms to deliver it in a sustainable way. In conducting this review and in making any reforms it is vitally important that we consult with the profession and stakeholders to seek a broad range of views and understand the priorities so we can build support for any changes needed and clearly demonstrate the rationale and evidence base these have been drawn from.