Join the Academy

Whether you are new to the industry or an experienced professional looking to advance your career, HDG Academy is a valuable resource for anyone looking to learn and grow in the cold chain and post-harvest sector.

For the Next Generation 

of Fruit Industry Surveyors and Consultants

Our business school offers a wide range of training and courses for companies and individual customers. Our goal is to help employees expand their knowledge, make the most out of their careers, and discover new talent. We focus on providing education and training in the fruit industry, preparing the next generation of surveyors and consultants. 

Our experienced instructors provide personalized instruction, tailored to the needs of each student and company. We offer both online and in-person courses, making it convenient for busy professionals to learn at their own pace. With our cutting-edge curriculum and expert instruction, our business school is the perfect place to advance your career and become a leader in the fruit industry.

Focus on sustainability

Our course is designed to educate surveyors and quality experts on the latest techniques and best practices for ensuring high-quality fruit and vegetables. With a focus on sustainability, the course covers topics such as reducing waste, minimizing the carbon footprint, and implementing sustainable solutions in the industry. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the sustainability aspects of the fruit and vegetable industry and will be well-equipped to become experts in this field.

Digital innovations & Big Data

In addition to traditional courses, we also focus on digital innovation and big data, thanks to our collaboration with Agri Software. Agri Software focusses on streamlining and standardizing processes, and together we provide our attendees with the knowledge and skills they need to succeed in the digital age.

One example of the innovative solutions they offer is QC4U, a smart app for quality inspection of fruit and vegetables. This app simplifies and standardizes the inspection process, saving time and money. QC4U also connects your inspection data directly to stakeholders, enabling you to maintain control and strengthen your position in the supply chain.

At HDG Academy, we are dedicated to providing our participants with the knowledge and tools they need to succeed in the industry. Our focus on digital innovation and big data, in collaboration with Agri Software, sets us apart and ensures that our graduates are prepared for a digitalising future.