Participants & trainers

The participants

The Trade Policy course is designed for officials from national and regional administrations and the EU institutions and agencies, as well as professionals from private institutions, law firms, civil society in general, universities and institutes from EU and non-EU countries, working in fields related to trade and WTO. Both lawyers and professionals without a legal background can benefit from this course.

Participants should have a university degree, a very good command of English and some relevant work experience. The course will be restricted to a set number of applicants, allowing for an interactive environment that fosters discussions and facilitates networking.


The trainers

The sessions are given by high-level speakers from the College of Europe’s experts network. A faculty of excellence consisting of practitioners with a sound working experience in and/or with the EU institutions, and the World Trade Organisation leads participants through the curriculum.

Our trainers and speakers are looking forward to e-meeting you!




Note from a former participant

“The research-based education combined with the professional expertise of the trainers make the Trade Policy course an outstanding experience”.

Jonatan Echebarría Fernández, Trade Policy participant, 2015