EDUCATION and CERTIFICATION

From specialized sessions at the Experience! conference, local Chapter meetings, and our online webinars to targeted classes for current and aspiring Certified Professional Catering Executives (CPCE), to our annual Leadership Summits, NACE education provides exactly what you need to know to succeed in your career, enhance your business or just add fun and networking to your life.
Learn more about becoming a Certified Professional Catering Executive!


NACE Webinars and In-Person Trainings
NACE hosts educational webinars and in-person trainings to keep you informed about important topics and the latest trends in the catering and events industry.  Our webinars and trainings are also great ways to earn continuing education points for your CPCE application.
Save on your next learning experience! Purchase one of our webinar VALUE bundles.
Find out about our next educational opportunity by visiting the events page. Miss a webinar? Purchase the recording at the NACE store.
NACE aStore Bookstore
As the go-to place, we are also excited to announce the NACE aStore, your online resource for books that enhance your catering and event skills, motivate and inspire the leader in you as well as books written and recommended by our highlighted NACE speakers. Visit our aStore today.
NACE offers education that covers a wide range of industry and business topics, including:
  • Principles of Wine and Food Pairing
  • The Business Side of Weddings
  • Evaluating Your Catering Operation for Success
  • Vodka’s Flavors and Styles
  • Know Your Legal Rights and Remedies
  • The Real World of Selling
Local chapter education programs are a very valuble member benefit, with offerings such as:
  • Getting Ahead in Your Career
  • Networking on a Lake Cruise
  • Trends in Tabletop Designs
We have the class, course, seminar, session you’re looking for!