Published: 06 June 2024  (Updated: 06 June 2024)

CTPA Relaunches its Member-only “Cosmetics Masterclass”

CTPA is delighted to announce that the relaunch of its updated e-Learning Cosmetics Masterclass course has gone live today!

Run by CTPA’s expert Regulation and Science teams, the CTPA Cosmetics Masterclass is a member-only and free resource which provides an overview of the UK and EU regulatory frameworks and highlights how to access CTPA’s resources.

The Masterclass is aimed at people who are either new to the cosmetics and personal care industry or would like a refresher on the regulatory principles for placing a cosmetic product on the UK and EU markets from a regulatory, manufacturing, NPD, sustainability or marketing perspective.

By completing this online course, participants will be equipped with the tools and knowledge to help maximise their time, whilst tackling the specific issues and challenges faced in their daily work.

Dr Emma Meredith, Director-General of CTPA said:

“I am delighted that CTPA has relaunched its popular ‘Cosmetics Masterclass’ e-learning course.  In an ever-changing regulatory landscape, this course provides member companies access to CTPA’s expertise on UK and EU legislation, which regulate the safe use of cosmetic ingredients and finished cosmetic products, fostering high standards across the industry.”

A member-only resource, the Masterclass can be accessed via the CTPA’s Online Learning Platform ( which also contains a wealth of training courses and webinars available for download.

For more information on joining CTPA, please contact Julia Hewitt, Membership Officer, at: [email protected].


About CTPA

The Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association Limited (CTPA) is the UK trade association representing all types of companies involved in making, supplying and selling cosmetics and personal care products.

As the credible authority for a vibrant and innovative UK industry trusted to act responsibly for the benefit of the consumer, CTPA promotes best practices and advises companies about the strict legal framework for cosmetics and personal care products. Representing industry views to the UK Government and external stakeholders CTPA also provides information to the media on many topics relating to the safety of cosmetic products and the cosmetics industry in general.


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