Employers and Manufacturers Association (EMA) Northern - The Fair Trading Act - Fundamentals

The Fair Trading Act - Fundamentals

Safeguard against unfair conduct and breaches of the Fair Trading Act
Who’s this course for?

Anyone who sells, trades or advertises goods or services to consumers will value this foundation-level course.

What’s included?

  • What the Act covers, from representations and claims to misleading practices, penalties and defences
  • Banned practices, unfair contracts and product safety
  • Commerce Commission powers
  • Trader status on the internet.


What you’ll learn:

When it comes to advertising and product claims, unsolicited goods and unfair contracts, consumers have many rights under the Fair Trading Act. It’s a comprehensive piece of legislation and applies to a wide range of practices that business undertake in everyday trading. This online course will ensure you understand the Fair Trading Act 1986 and how businesses can avoid conduct and practices that it deems misleading, unsafe or unfair.

Where & when: around 60 minutes to complete, but time, duration and sessions are flexible




EMA Member $75.00 +GST ($86.25)

Non-Member $125.00 +GST ($201.25)




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