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Developing a Food Tour Business

Developing a Food Tour Business –

In Conjunction with Galway Food Tours


Course Overview

Taste 4 Success Skillnet in conjunction with Galway Food Tours will launch a training programme which will cover a range of food and business-related topics. The course will provide an in-depth analysis of what a food tour business is, how it runs and what are the professional and personal traits required to translate the success of the Galway Food Tours business model to other parts of Ireland.

The course will outline the process of setting up a food tour business, it’s operational details, nature of the business and opportunities created through the local and national food and beverage scene.

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at people with an entrepreneurial like-spirit who have dreamed of starting their own business. We are looking for a ‘People Person’ with strong connections, passion and knowledge of local foods, producers and businesses. We are looking for people who have a knowledge of local history, telling stories and who can showcase the Irish Culture.

This course has been created to attract candidates looking at taking back control of their lives. People who are unemployed, motivated, curious and have a sparkle for adventure who want to get back into the workforce. You will need to be a good communicator with excellent people skills, able to engage a group of tourists, domestic or international customers.

You should have a creative personality, think outside the box and have a flair for business, marketing and social media.

Galway Food Tours is a well-established tourism/lifestyle brand in Ireland.

Close-off date for receipt of applications is  Wednesday 24th April 2019

For further information please contact Breda on

043 6687289 or email info@taste4success.ie

Or contact your local Intreo Galway team at; patricia.hynes2@welfare.ie  or mariae.gannon@welfare.ie