Food Training Programmes

Digital School of Food

This free six-part online course is designed to take you  from Business Idea to Development, and prep you for the Food & Drink Starter Programme. Apply Online Here

Food Academy Programme 

Understand pricing, margins, food packaging and safety, and the opportunity to pitch to Super Valu. Applications closed on 26th April 2021. If you wish to apply for a future programme, please email: westcork@leo.corkcoco.ie 

Food Starter Programme

This Programme is a two-day workshop for food entrepreneurs, who have taken steps to develop their product and are familiar with fundamentals of running a business. Express Your Interest Her

Food Mentoring Programme

We have specialised food mentors on our mentoring panel in many areas including: food business development, packaging, branding, marketing, financial management and routes to export. Apply for one-to-one mentoring support Here

Grow with Aldi Programme

Grow with Aldi is a supplier development programme to help the very best small to medium sized Irish suppliers in building their brand. The mentor scheme is undertaken in conjunction with Bord Bia. Find out more Here.

Kick Start Supplier Development Programme with Lidl

Kick Start is a supplier development programme in conjunction with Bord Bia. Its aim is to give Irish food & drink suppliers the chance to showcase their products and grow their business nationally through Lidl. Find out more Here