World Food Travel University

World Food Travel University in an online culinary tourism learning platform brought to you by World Food Travel Association. All courses and certifications are produced by us for you. Get recognized for your professionalism, experience and knowledge
in the food & beverage tourism industry.

Professional Certifications

Gain visibility and recognition by becoming certified in the Culinary Travel Sector. We offer specialist certifications for Tourist Guides, Travel Sellers, Tour Operators and Travel Associates in 3 hours or less.


As pioneers in culinary tourism education and training in our industry, we have amassed quite the warehouse of industry knowledge.  Our Masterclasses are the foundation of our certification and Master's (MCTP) programs.

Master's Program

Our advanced level training combines a variety of highly specific Masterclasses, along with extensive time with your advisor and a final detailed report or business plan. Become an expert in food and beverage tourism. 60 hours or less.

Industry Handbook

A 542-page compendium of research, analysis, case studies and examples on every aspect of food and beverage tourism, organized into 48 chapters of content covering in-depth every aspect imaginable about food and beverage tourism.

Speeches & Training

Looking for a keynote speaker who can address different sectors and complexities of the food and beverage tourism industry? Or perhaps you need a multi-day workshop to train your staff of constituents. We've got you covered!

How can we inspire you today?

We founded the food travel trade industry in 2001. Let us inspire your growth.

Culinary Tourism Research

Discover your food and beverage tourism potential. Check out our Annual Industry Report, Food Travel Monitor, PsychoCulinary Profiling.

FoodTreX Food Travel Events

International, Online & Regional Food Travel Trade Summits brought to you by the World Food Travel Association.

FoodTrekking Awards

Our annual awards give recognition for excellence and innovation in the food travel  industry.