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We offer a variety of cookery training courses and ongoing mentoring for people who want to set up and run their own food and community-related initiatives. Our cookery training will inspire, empower and motivate you to reach your goals.

Whether you are a teacher, community or youth worker, health professional, entrepreneur or social business, our cookery training will inspire, empower and motivate you! All cookery training is tailored to the needs of the participants and trainees can enrol on Community Chef’s mentoring programme.

Our mentoring programme is open to all trainees and provides ongoing practical support and advice to help you succeed with your projects. We run our training courses in-house and as an outreach service and currently offer the following cookery training courses:

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Cookery Leader Training

Participatory training for people wanting to teach cookery and run community cookery activities.

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Feeding The Masses

This training will help cookery leaders, caterers and cooks to plan, prepare and share large amounts of good food.

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Food Enterprise Training

This training will help individuals or community projects to plan and develop a successful food business or social enterprise.

UPCOMING cookery training

Cooking Beyond The Spectrum

A training and support course for parents and carers who want to feed their neurodivergent...
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Cookery Leader Training – Lewes

Two days of training and mentoring for people who want to set up community food...
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