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Bakersfield Foodservice Management Program

Bakersfield Foodservice Management Program

Welcome to the Bakersfield Foodservice Management Program at CSU Bakersfield

Unlock Your Potential for Success in the Food Industry

The Bakersfield Foodservice Management Program is designed to equip aspiring or established entrepreneurs like you with the knowledge and skills necessary to turn your culinary dreams into a reality. Join us and discover the keys to building a thriving food business from the ground up. Whether you’re a passionate food enthusiast dreaming of starting your own restaurant or food business, or an established business looking to optimize your operation – we can help!

The program is delivered 100% online and free of cost to qualified applicants.

Why Choose Our Training Program?

We understand the challenges that budding entrepreneurs face in the highly competitive food industry. That's why we've crafted a 100% online program that covers all the essential aspects of running a successful restaurant or food business, ensuring you have the tools you need to thrive in this dynamic field.

Our program covers a range of critical topics, including:

  • Developing a Business Plan: Lay a solid foundation for your restaurant or food business by creating a comprehensive business plan that outlines your goals, strategies, and target market.
  • Understanding City/Government Requirements: Navigate the complex web of city and government regulations, permits, and licenses, ensuring your business complies with all the necessary legal and operational requirements.
  • Budgeting and Financial Projections: Gain the financial know-how to effectively manage your restaurant's finances, create budgets, and develop accurate financial projections that can attract investors and lenders.
  • Marketing Strategies: Discover innovative marketing techniques to effectively promote your food business, reach your target audience, and increase revenue.
  • Additional Related Topics: Delve into additional crucial topics such as inventory management, staff training, customer service, expansion, and more to enhance your operational efficiency. 

Unlock Grants to Fuel Your Success

One of the most exciting benefits of completing our training program is the opportunity to apply for grants offered by the city of Bakersfield to support your business. Applicants can receive grants ranging from $5,000 to $10,000, and potentially more capital depending on the business and available funds, providing a significant boost to your startup or existing food business.

For more information regarding grant opportunities, visit the city website (available soon).

Transform Your Business, Maximize Your Profits

Our goal is to empower you to take your restaurant or food business to new heights. By participating in our free training program, you'll not only gain valuable insights into the industry, but you'll also learn how to improve your operations, eliminate waste, and save money. Using the strategies and skills delivered through our program, you’ll be equipped to generate more revenue and better positioned to achieve sustainable growth!

Don't Miss Out on this Exclusive Opportunity

Take the first step towards building a thriving food business today. Submit your application today for the free, 100% online Bakersfield Foodservice Management Program and gain the knowledge, skills, and resources you need to turn your culinary passion into a profitable venture. Let us guide you on your path to success.

Enroll Now and Unleash Your Food Entrepreneurial Spirit!

At A Glance

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    Time Commitment18 Instruction Hours Completed at Own Pace

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    CostFree to Accepted Students

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    Modality100% online

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    LocationCSUB Online

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    Next Application DeadlineSummer 2023: To Be Announced

Program Details

Apply Now

To apply to the Bakersfield Foodservice Management Program, complete the application form online. The application is free, and the program is free of charge for accepted applicants.

Apply Now