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Executive Training

CTPL is a leader in the field of executive training in trade policy for government officials, private sector executives, and other professionals working on and interested in trade policy issues. CTPL provides regularly scheduled course offerings as well as customized courses tailored to meet specific client needs.

Twice each year, CTPL offers an intensive two-day workshop on Canada and the International Trading System. This course helps government officials and private sector executives to put the complex web of issues facing Canada into context and to understand how their interests fit into the bigger picture.

The Certificate Program in Trade Policy and Commercial Diplomacy explores the fundamentals of trade policy formulation, trade negotiation strategy, and public advocacy, covering the full scope of commercial diplomacy with an in-depth look at selected policy issues.

CTPL brings twenty years of experience in the design and delivery of customized training courses to address the specific needs of individual government departments and private sector organizations. CTPL has recently developed professional training courses for Industry Canada, the Department of Finance, Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada, Environment Canada, Foreign Affairs Canada and International Trade Canada.


For more details and questions about CTPL's training and certificate programs, please contact Kevin Arthur.