frequently asked questions

No. Every individual class and bundled course allows you to work at your own pace. Students receive instant access after payment is processed. Students may plan their class and learning time around their individual schedule and needs. Take as long as you’d like to complete the class or finish each course as quickly as time permits – the decision is totally yours!

Classes and certified courses at Canning University are a mixture of videos, interactive PDFs, podcasts and downloadable content to help stimulate and transform each student. A multi-faceted learning environment is designed to aid in retaining the information shared in each class.

Each class is broken into several easy-to-digest modules. Modules are devised to give students pertinent information in short timeframes making the experience easy to comprehend and remember.
students opt to partake in the Monthly Membership.

Yes. While a mobile option is readily available, the student will have a better learning experience from a tablet or computer screen.

All Series 100 and Series 200 Classes will provide a certification of completion with a passing grade of 70% or higher. Series 300 Bundled Courses (available in 2024) will offer certification with a passing grade of 90% or higher. Electives do not provide certification and are created to provide supplemental learning of a targeted subject matter to help round out the student experience.

As Diane would say, “Absolutely!” Every class and course within Canning University is engaging and challenging no matter your skill level. Feel confident knowing you will learn something new all the while honing existing skills. Throughout the remainder of 2023 and into 2024, new classes will be made available for purchase making it easier for students to select the right class for the individual’s learning and food preserving needs.

The Canning University offers a 100% Money-Back Guarantee for all online electives, Series 100 and Series 200 classes. Simply email us at within 14 days of purchase and we will process your refund.

Yes! The Series 300 courses will be bundled certifications including a Master Canner Certification, an Artisan Canner Certification and an Intermediate Canner Certification via The Canning Diva’s Canning University. The Master Canner Certification will include upwards of 40 hours of study and certification by a passing grade of 90% or higher. Series 300 bundled courses will be available for purchase later in 2024. These courses will be announced and this information updated once they are made available for purchase.