Are you:

  • based in a school and wondering how the Government’s School Food Plan affects you, your pupils and your catering service?
  • a childcare provider who needs more information about the Voluntary Food and Drinks Guidelines for Early Years Settings in England, and how to provide a healthy diet for under fives?
  • a caterer or school cook, keen to get more pupils eating school meals and improve the profitability of your business?
  • working in a local authority or public health role, to keep up to date on topical children’s food issues?

Then the Children’s Food Trust Learning Network is for you!

What is it?

It’s a website containing online training courses to help improve children’s food (some of which are accredited by professional bodies). Courses include increasing school meal take up (both free and paid for), teaching practical cooking skills, providing a healthy diet for under fives, and much more! Click here for a full list of online training courses.. All training is completed online, so there’s no need to travel and modules can be completed  your own pace.

How much is it?

Prices range from £108 for an individual membership down to £32 for purchases of 100 or more. So it’s worth speaking to your employer to ask them to pay for you and your colleagues to join. This allows you access to the whole site for 12 months. Click here for full price list or recommend it to your boss or colleague.

Course bundles are available upon request, please contact us on 0114 299 6901 or learningnetwork@childrensfoodtrust.org.uk for further details.