The Academy has been set-up to promote cheese knowledge and provide career development, both within the industry and amongst the wider public. It culminates in the highly qualified and industry accredited role of Master of Cheese.How does it work?
At the academy of cheese we offer 4 levels of certification all the way up to a master of cheese. Each level gets harder as you progress but each certification is better than the last.Show me the certifications
Selecting where to study once you have a certification in mind could not be easier. If you fancy a particular training partner then search through them or if it's date, location or duration you need to worry about then searching by course is the way for you.Let me choose now
Once you have a certification, training partner and course chosen it's time to get on with the fun part. Your training partner will teach through various online tools, online reading and even hands on classes to get you ready for the exams.
Once you have learnt everything required for the exam it's time to take it! Your training partner will explain everything you need to know and what to expect. The exam is online so you can take it from wherever you are. All you need to do is pass! Good luck.
Associate Level Certification
Want to know your Le Gruyère from your Gorgonzola? Then Level One is for you! Becoming an Associate of the Academy of Cheese is the first step to developing a greater understanding and appreciation of cheese.Learn more
Member Level Certification
For those that have completed Level One, there will be a significant progression in the teaching and application of the Academy’s Make and Post Make Model and our Structured Approach to Tasting.Learn more
Fellow Level Certification
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Master of Cheese
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Your certification studying will be hosted by one of our training partners. They are the people that structure your learning and provide you with the hands on training you need to pass.See all training partners
You can find the course for you by searching locations, dates and course durations. Select the one that best suits your timescales and that will be the training partner you are going to complete your studies with.See all the courses