Trading Standards Business Training
Trading Standards legislation is intended to keep people safe from harm and ensure a fair trading environment for all businesses, regardless of size. The majority of businesses we work with understand that legal compliance and business success go hand-in-hand. We have introduced these online training courses and face to face business workshops to give you the peace of mind that you are trading safely and fairly.

Online Courses
Choose from over 100 interactive E-learning courses of popular topics including the sale of age restricted products; the safe storage and sale of fireworks; online sales and the rights of your customers. Learn new skills in a couple of hours, earn CPD points and get an instant certificate upon completion.

The following course categories are available:
 
 
Training Workshops
Whilst online training courses have tremendous benefits in term of time saved on travel and convenience of when you choose to take them, we also understand that businesses like the opportunity to talk to an officer. Our workshops are designed to give delegates knowledge and materials they need to ensure regulatory compliance, to address any areas of concern; and an opportunity to network with other like-minded individuals. All our events are listed at the bottom of this page.
 
Additional offers
Above are just some of the offers we have to support your business; below are some of our bespoke services and marketing opportunities.
 
Primary Authority Partnerships
If you would like access to on going assured regulatory advice we offer this Secretary of State approval scheme to all our local businesses starting at £280 for Small or Medium Enterprises, which can be paid in 10 monthly instalments by Direct Debit.
 
This includes 4-hours of bespoke mentoring; training and assured advice and registration on the national Primary Authority register. For more information contact Trading Standards or watch our Primary Authority Video.
 
Bespoke Training
If you are interested in any ours courses, we can also run them in-house and design them around your businesses and staff needs. Bespoke events start at £700 excluding VAT for up to 20 delegates.
 
Bespoke Advice
We can help you with a wide business needs. For example, if you have a new product that you wish to bring to market and need help with compositional and compliance requirements, or if you would like us to provide labelling for it - we can help. We are happy to give you a quote of both cost and time.
 
Buy with Confidence
If you would like a Trading Standards health check; our seal of approval and free listing in our Approved Business Directory available to consumers both online and in hard copy through libraries, shops and doctor’s surgeries talk to us about becoming a Buy with Confidence member.
 
There is a one off health check fee for new businesses of £125 with annual membership starting at £250 

Business Companion
Free guidance on all things Trading Standards www.businesscompanion.info.  

Contact
If you are interested in any of the additional offers or would like more information, please contact Trading Standards on 01243 642124
 
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Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 5 November 201810:00 - 13:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 3 - Hastings
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 5 November 2018

10:00 - 13:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 3 - Hastings


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Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 11 December 201810:00 - 13:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 11 December 2018

10:00 - 13:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


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Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 8 January 201910:00 - 13:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 8 January 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 22 February 201910:00 - 13:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideRoom 3 - Hastings
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 22 February 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Room 3 - Hastings


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 15 March 201910:00 - 13:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 15 March 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Tuesday 2 April 201910:00 - 13:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Tuesday 2 April 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Monday 13 May 201910:00 - 13:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideGoodwood Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Monday 13 May 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Goodwood Room


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 20 June 201910:00 - 13:00Chichester - County HallLearning Loft - 305
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 20 June 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Chichester - County Hall

Learning Loft - 305


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Thursday 18 July 201910:00 - 13:00Worthing - Centenary HouseMillenium
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Thursday 18 July 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Worthing - Centenary House

Millenium


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document
Gain and maintain a 5-star hygiene rating and food allergens awareness due diligence workshop  
This 3-hour course is for catering staff of all levels, including chefs, waiting staff, supervisors and managers, working in or operating a food catering business. Poor hygiene ratings can seriously damage a business’s reputation and poor allergen handling can, in the worst cases, result in a customer’s death and the imprisonment of a business owner. Horsham District Council and West Sussex County Council Trading Standards are committed to protecting your custom ...
SessionSession DateSession TimeSession VenueRoom NameMap
Session 1Friday 9 August 201910:00 - 13:00Horsham - County Hall North/ParksideGoodwood Room
SessionSession Details
Session 1
Friday 9 August 2019

10:00 - 13:00

Horsham - County Hall North/Parkside

Goodwood Room


Request a placeFull detailsPrint EventOpen document list 1 attached document