The FCC Courses are held annually at the Nestlé Training Facility, Rashleighs Business Centre , Darlings Lane, Pinkneys Green, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 6PD.

The aim of the FCC Courses is to provide an extensive insight into various aspects of the cocoa trade, focusing on developing awareness, knowledge, and skills in order to equip cocoa professionals with the necessary abilities to successfuly navigate through the complexities of the market. There is a strong focus towards greater understanding of the FCC Contracts which support the underlying physical trade.

Our courses are suitable for both beginners and experienced professionals within the cocoa profession. This is something which is highly unique amongst the international trade, offering those who attend the opportunity to also network and form new partnerships. 

The 2019 courses will be held during 17-26 June. Registration for these courses is now open. FCC Members can find the online registration forms in the Members Area.

Non-members interested in registering to attend any of the FCC 2019 Courses should contact the Secretariat directly at [email protected] 


17-19 June 2019 - Intro to Cocoa Course - Outline Programme - FULLY BOOKED 

19-21 June 2019 - Intro to Contract & Arbitration -  Outline Programme - FULLY BOOKED

The Future for Cocoa Quality and Food Safety Compliance - COURSE CANCELLED FOR 2019