The Feed Academy

The Feed Academy

We are a Norwich-based social enterprise providing training for adults who face barriers to employment.

Due to support from our partners, we are able to provide some FREE training spaces up to end of March 2018.

Training will include:

Our Breakthrough and Flourish courses where we provide training and support to people who have experienced homelessness to

give them skills to work in the catering industry.

Short courses such as:
• Food hygiene
• Health & safety
• Customer service in hospitality
• CV and application form writing
• Interview Skills
• Advice on disclosure of criminal convictions
• Other food-based training such as barista skills & cookery essentials

The Feed Academy provides training for people who face a barrier to employment in the skills required to work in the catering industry.

Our Courses


A series of workshops aimed to inspire and motivate people into employment by using food as a catalyst for change.

Workshops include:
• Learn about food and nutrition
• Cook new dishes
• Gain some basic cooking and knife skills
• Team building and personal development

Includes individual job and accommodation coaching.
Duration: Five workshops over three weeks.
Location: Norwich


A four week course proving the fundamental skills to work in commercial catering in a range of food and hospitality settings.

Participants will:
• Attend cooking & food preparation skills workshop with a chef trainer
• Attend a Barista training course
• Gain a Food Safety Level 2 qualification
• Gain employability skills in CV writing, job searching & interview skills.
• Gain three weeks work experience in a hospitality setting.
• Attend regular personal development workshops

Includes regular coaching and support in areas such as housing, employment and money management.

Duration: Four weeks, five days per week
Location: Norwich

Contact Us For More Details

We have limited spaces available. Contact us for more details about when courses will be taking place, eligibility criteria and to get a referral form.
Contact: for more information