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Training and Development 


"The guys at The Retail Institute are a unique bunch in that they provide a new language for designing packaging for the future. Their multi-disciplinary approach, their enthusiasm, coupled with their strong science base allows them to translate fuzzy future trends into a powerful and clear design requirements for leaders in design to delve into. All round, an excellent package!"

- Brian Crombie - Sun Chemical


Access professional training, innovative workshops and development courses to help your business succeed.

We recognise that high quality, flexible learning is a key factor in allowing professionals to stay relevant and competent throughout their careers.

The Retail Institute’s range of specialist workshops have been designed to give industry professionals the skills and knowledge they need to remain relevant.

Focused on innovation in retailing and packaging, our workshops have been designed for anyone with a role to play in the retail or packaging of products. We work closely with clients to ensure the content is relevant for their needs.

If required, we can expand them into formal and accredited training programmes

To find out about other opportunities for training and development offered by our University, please visit our Business Training and Development page.

Through Leeds Beckett University, we are also able to provide a range of additional courses including Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes, specialist professional qualifications and executive development courses. Please click here for our course finder.

Success Story

Read about how we worked with a leading European food manufacturer to develop a series of workshops in our Impact Driven Workshop Success Story.