Food Retail Leader Certificate

Future Leaders eXperience attendees have the opportunity to earn the Food Retail Leader certificate. FMI is committed to lifting up retailer leaders by offering a series of learning opportunities to strengthen leadership skills and their food retailing knowledge base. Attending Future Leaders eXperience sets you on your path to earning a Food Retail Leadership Certificate.

This six-month-long certificate program, co-developed by FMI and Root Inc., demonstrates that earners have the right food retail industry knowledge, skills, personal attributes and competencies to excel at leadership positions in the food retail industry. The Food Retail Leader Certificate brings participants recognition in the food retail industry as qualified and committed food retail leaders and provides an edge in their professional career path. 

Participants of Future Leaders eXperience can enroll in the certificate program at no extra cost. Through a series of pre-and post-event assessments, online seminars, on-the-job training activities and debriefing sessions, they will build on the knowledge and skills gained at the event to further expand their experience and apply what they learned.

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