New! 50% Discount on Online Food Innovation Courses

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Food Industry Fundamentals is a bundled series of four online courses developed by national food-marketing expert, Lou Cooperhouse. The courses guide participants through an overview of the specialty foods market in Food Trends: Finding Your Niche in the Specialty Food Industry, how to develop a new food product in Food Product Development and Technology Essentials, the essentials of Quality Assurance and Food Safety Principles, and Good Manufacturing Practices for Food Producers. Participants learn the fundamentals of the food marketplace in Hawaiʻi and earn a Certificate of Completion.

If you are currently employed in Hawaiʻi, you may be eligible for a 50% discount on the $139 total cost through the Employment & Training Fund. To apply for the discount, complete this form and fax to Workforce Development at 984-2090. After you are approved, EdVenture will contact you to complete your registration. Call EdVenture at 984-3231 if you have any questions on how to apply.

The courses are available on-demand so you can proceed at your own pace. Each course takes 1-2 hours to complete.

Interested in food innovation on Maui? Learn more through the Maui Food Innovation Center, and explore our online resources for value-added food producers.


By |June 24th, 2015|Agriculture, Food|0 Comments

EdVenture & Sustainable Living Institute of Maui PSA

Learn about upcoming continuing education courses at the Sustainable Living Institute of Maui and EdVenture at UH Maui College.

LEED Green Associate Exam Prep, Sept 16 – 25, 2014

Hand and Power Tool Safety, Sept 29 – Oct 21, 2014

Sustainable Landscape Maintenance, Sept 30 – Oct 22, 2014

Sustainable Strategies for Hotel and Resort Operations, Sept 30 – Nov, 2014

Chainsaw User Safety Course, Oct 7 – 9, 2014

LEED Project Experience Operations + Maintenance, Oct 14 – Nov 4, 2014

Sustainable Agriculture: Basic Best Practices, Oct 14 – 28, 2014

Reef-Friendly Landscaping, Oct 27 – Nov 24

Electricity for Beginners: Introduction to Energy Systems, Oct 27 – Nov 18, 2014

Battery-based Photovoltaic Design, Nov 8 – Nov 22, 2014

Maui Solar PV: What You Need to Know Today, Nov 10


By |September 11th, 2014|Agriculture, Energy, Sustainable Living Institute of Maui|0 Comments