The Living Light Difference

Explore our Exciting Raw Food Certification Programs Today!
Learn from the best on the beautiful Mendocino coast
Making Healthy Living Delicious since 1998

It’s time to create a healthier lifestyle or start a rewarding career you love! At Living Light Culinary Institute, we teach a comprehensive, award-winning curriculum of gourmet raw vegan cuisine and raw food nutrition to students who come from more than 60 countries around the world (so far!) We offer six well respected certification programs:
• Raw Culinary Arts Associate Chef and Instructor
• Pastry Arts-Unbaked! and Advanced Pastry Arts-Unbaked!
• Gourmet Raw Food Chef
• Benefits of Raw Food Nutrition Educator
• Advanced Raw Food Nutrition Health Educator

Living Light Culinary Institute is the ONLY state licensed raw vegan culinary school in the U.S.

Our integrity, experience, and professionalism speak for themselves—studying at Living Light is more than just ‘going to school’ —it’s an introduction to a new way of living, and a unique opportunity to connect with a new family of friends, teachers, and associates.

As the undisputed leader in raw culinary arts, Living Light trains chefs—from amateur home chefs to professionals who wish to add gourmet raw vegan cuisine to their repertoire. Our focus is to send all Living Light graduates home fully prepared. By the time you finish our culinary training, you will have perfected your skills hands-on, and you’ll be able to create gourmet raw vegan dishes that inspire the most discerning palate.

Over the years, we’ve fine tuned the curriculum to include everything our students have told us they need in order to thrive on a high raw vegan diet. No other program has trained more expert raw food chefs, authors, teachers, and raw food entrepreneurs than Living Light Culinary Institute!
Another important part of the Living Light experience is community combined with unconditional love and support. We’d love to help you learn how to make healthy living delicious, no matter where you are on the path to healthful living! Isn’t it time you put yourself in the picture?


"The journey was just amazing! I've learned so much, but not only in class - with everyone! It is a life changing experience that brings you much more than you could possibly imagine!" ~ Christelle F. Boca Raton, FL


Interested? Fill out the simple form below, and we’ll make sure you get updated information on the programs that interest you. We will never share your contact information with any other business or agency.

2014 Living Light: School Catalog (2.0 MB pdf) | Course Schedule (119K pdf) | Training Packages (430K pdf)


Would you like more information about becoming a Living Light Student? Contact an enrollment advisor today: call (800) 816-2319 or (707) 964-2420, Skype, or Email...they would love to help you! You can also click here to schedule a personalized phone or Skype consultation at your convenience.

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