Kia ora, and welcome to the Academy

COVID-19 Update – 7th April 2020


Virtual Courses are now available

We are pleased to advise that we have now adapted training courses so that our customers can meet regulatory requirements and continue to uphold a high standard of food safety. Virtual Instructor-Led Training (VILT) makes these important courses more accessible for everyone. 


The following courses are now available as Virtual Instructor-Led Courses:

  • Introductory Food HACCP
  • Introductory Food Fraud (VACCP)
  • Introductory Food Defence (TACCP)
  • Introductory Food Safety
  • Introductory Food Safety - Early childcare (ECE)
  • Introduction to OMARs
  • Advanced Auditing Skills
  • VTA (Vertebrate Toxic Agent) Training


We also offer customised Virtual Instructor-Led Training options which we can tailor to your specific requirements. Please reach out and let us know your needs. To view VILT courses please select Virtual Instructor Led Training from the drop down meny under "Subject or Topic" in the course search bar below. 

For further information or any questions please contact:


The Academy offers high quality, consistent and professional, technical training designed and delivered by our own industry experts. This means you receive the most up to date training that reflects standards both in New Zealand and overseas.

The Academy is a recognised Private Training Establishment (PTE) (Category 1) with the New Zealand Qualifications Authority (NZQA).

Please note: 

If you are not a NZ Citizen/Resident , or if you hold a work visa of any kind, or are enquiring from outside New Zealand, please contact us directly for further information. 

If you are an international student and would like to know more about the Academy courses, you can download our International Students Handbook. 

International Students Handbook PDF (1.8 MB)