Online courses for individuals
The Food Innovation Center is committed to providing top-quality educational products and services to three sectors of the food industry: Start-Up Entrepreneurs, Established Food Companies and Farmers Markets. These practical, professional development courses are designed to provide you with a wealth of food industry experience and knowledge, no matter what stage of your business you are currently in.
Online courses for educators, companies, and organizations - $500
The Food Innovation Center is pleased to offer a special group rate for their online courses. Whether you’re an incubator, SBDC or educator, this group rate allows you to provide unlimited access of these educational courses to your clients and/or students. You may choose to either offer these courses as a service for no cost or, alternatively, you are free to charge a fee from each participant to recover your cost or even to create a profit center for your own program. Contents of the courses can only be disseminated in a group/ community setting and not sold on an individual basis.
Access to course materials is valid for four (4) months from the date of purchase.
Food Business Basics is a series of three online professional development courses that are designed for entrepreneurs who are just starting, or starting to expand, a food business. If you are leading a start-up company, these courses are designed to help you own your business—and own your success.
Established food companies
The Growing Your Business series provides live and taped seminars and presentations targeted to small, established food companies, and takes up where Food Business Basics leaves off.
Farmers Markets Best Practices is divided into two online professional development courses that provide comprehensive and practical guidance for vendors and sponsors seeking to maximize their farm market opportunities.