This course is for anyone who wants to start a food business, full-time or as a side hustle. You might just be thinking about it, or be in the early days of trading.
No previous business knowledge is required. All you need is a passion for food and willingness to learn.
We’ve gathered essential industry information, insider knowledge and top tips on how to set up and develop your own food business. The course is clearly structured, easy to follow, with plenty of support and advice throughout.
Lifelong access to course materials, comprising of 10 modules, 60 lessons and many hours of learning.
Exclusive downloadable resources, templates and examples to help you manage your business on your terms.
Advice on writing a Business Plan to use for future funding and investment and an Action Plan to take your ideas forward.
Guidance to ensure your business is legally compliant and set up with the best chance of becoming financially sustainable.
As the founder of 4Lunch, I have been through the process of starting my own food business from scratch, and from my home.
After more than 5 years gathering knowledge and experience and mentoring others, I’m going to share what I’ve learned with you!
I am deeply passionate about helping others realise their potential and supporting those who want to give entrepreneurship a go.
Even if you think you have no business knowledge, don’t worry – this course will guide you along the way, step by step, with all you need to know in one handy place.
Learn about menu structures, costs, effective pricing and maximising profit.
Learn about allergies and dietary needs, ordering food and reducing food waste.
Learn about your customers, competitors and relevant food trends.
Learn about various marketing channels, strong branding, customer service and making sales.
Learn about food hygiene, health & safety and business insurance when working from home.
Learn about legal structures and how to manage your business operations effectively.
Learn about making financial predictions, recording financial performance and book-keeping.
Learn about human resource management, employment law, management and leadership.
We have saved you a huge amount of time by consolidating all you need to start your food business in one place.
The course can be completed in your own time, at your own pace, and from anywhere in the world.
There are no deadlines for completion. By purchasing the course, you will have lifelong access to all course materials and updates.
There are 10 modules, broken down into 60 bite-sized lessons.
Each module starts with a video introduction. The lessons within each module will contain the lesson content, downloadable resources, templates and case studies. Each lesson concludes with an opportunity to make lesson notes and reflections.