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Training

In-Person Training

Conferences

  • Colorado School Nutrition Association (CSNA) Summer Conference
  • Produce Safety University
  • Serving Up Science
  • Conference Resources

 

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Regional In-Person Trainings

  • The following regional, in-person trainings have been completed for the current school year
    • What to Expect During an Administrative Review
    • Free and Reduced Price Meals, Direct Certification and Verification Training
    • Food Safety in Schools Training
    • Fundamentals of Menu Planning
    • Managing Food Allergies and Norovirus Training
    • New Directors Orientation
    • Procurement in the 21st Century Training


Online Trainings and Webinars

Current Online Trainings and Webinars

  • Direct Certification
  • Free and Reduced Price Meals
  • Fresh Fruit and Vegetable
  • Verification Online Training

Upcoming Live Webinars

  • Office of School Nutrition / USDA Webinars
    • Webinar details for upcoming OSN and USDA presentations

Archived Online Trainings and Webinars

  • Archived program specific online trainings and webinars


Additional Training Resources

Request for Training

  • The CDE OSN offers training and technical assistance outside of announced and regional trainings.  The office receives requests on a variety of subject matter, ranging from Special Dietary Needs to Menu Planning and Production Records.  Complete and submit the OSN Training and Technical Assistance Request Form and the OSN will follow-up with your request. 


Training courses and registrations


Professional Standards for School Nutrition Professionals Resources

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has established minimum professional standards requirements for school nutrition professionals who manage and operate the National School Lunch and School Breakfast Programs.The standards are another key provision of the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 and aim to institute minimum education standards for new state and local school nutrition directors, as well as annual training standards for all school nutrition professionals. Click on the link above to learn more and access resources available to you and your school district.


 

 


For additional training information, email Heather Hauswirth or call 303-866-6871


 

 

 

 

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