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Professional Development Courses

Register for the Overview of Local Food Systems Training Program nowFoundations in Local Food Systems Development is a prerequisite for the other two courses. 

Please note: Spring 2021 registration for the Overview of Local Food Systems training courses will be open from April 1-30 with a May 1 start date (courses ending August 1). Please check back for details or email

Registration for all courses will be processed through NC State University's McKimmon Center for Extension and Continuing Education.


Pricing is provided on registration pages.

About the Courses

The courses will be delivered via the Moodle learning management system and will include video clips, podcasts, interviews, interactive exercises, virtual local food project field trips, and "knowledge checks," which are quizzes to help you monitor your learning.

More information on the courses in this training program is available here.

Student testimonials about the training courses are available here.