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Food for Life

FFL Virtual Training


Online Food for Life Nutrition and Cooking Instructor Training Course 

Now accepting applications! 

The Physicians Committee’s Online Food for Life Training Course will equip you to deliver the award-winning, 20-year-old Food for Life nutrition and cooking classes that were designed by physicians, dietitians, and nurses. 

The training is also for institutions with a nutrition or health focus looking for an established and evidence-based plant-based nutrition education program to offer their customers or employees. 

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2021 ONLINE TRAINING HIGHLIGHTS 

  • Date:  Oct. 25 – Dec. 17, 2021 

  • Tuition: Instructor $999, Institution $1,249 

  • Overview 

  • Application deadline:  Aug. 23, 2021 

  • Continuing education: Up to 11.5 credits for physicians, nurses, dietitians, and health coaches  

  • No medical or culinary experience required 

  • Scholarships 

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Take your passion to the next level

Once trained, you will enjoy these benefits:

License to teach Food for Life to your community
License to teach Food for Life to your community
Step-by-step lesson plans for curricula
Step-by-step lesson plans for the curricula
Backing and support from the Physicians Committee
Backing and support from the Physicians Committee
Class sponsorships
Class sponsorships
Free cookware to carry out the cooking demonstrations (terms and conditions apply)
Free cookware to carry out the cooking demonstrations (terms and conditions apply)
Professional development
Professional development
A network of hundreds of fellow instructors and institutions
A network of hundreds of fellow instructors and institutions
Online resource library
Online resource library