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Academy of Cheese is here for the cheese! We are an impartial, not for profit organisation here to promote cheese knowledge, cheese education and careers in cheese.

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academy of cheese Level one Associate
Associate: Level 1


Join the fastest-growing cheese community, be part of a movement supporting cheesemakers and help us take cheese education global – everyone is welcome!


Four levels of certification, starting at Level One Associate progressing up to Master of Cheese. Ready to study cheese? Get started with Level One!

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You don’t have to go it alone. Build your knowledge and love of cheese with a community of thousands of cheese professionals and enthusiasts just like you.

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We are quickly becoming known as the leading authority on cheese. As an industry supported organisation, we collaborate with the brightest cheese minds to bring you the best cheese knowledge, insights and inspiration.

About us.

Whether you have a professional or personal interest in cheese, the Academy of Cheese provides an industry-recognised accreditation. Everyone is welcome to share our knowledge and spread the appreciation of truly great cheese.