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Direct Certification In-person Training

These trainings have been completed; please watch for announcements of the upcoming training schedule. For information on  direct certification, please contact Rachael Burnham.  

Direct Certification In-person Training

  • This course will review the requirements and process of Direct Certification with SNAP/TANF.

Direct Certification – The Why and How 

  • Training time:  8:30 a.m. -  12:00 p.m. No food will be provided.
  • Objectives: Attendees will understand and practice direct certification formatting and uploading procedures.
  • Who should attend - training requirements:  Required for new staff only; highly encouraged for  IT/technology staff working with Direct Certification.
  • What should participants bring to the training: Writing utensils, paper or laptop for note taking.  Participants should also bring a copy of the 2017 Eligibility Manual for School Meals.
  • Annual training hours:  Four (4) hours.

Training Dates and Locations

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Morgan County School District

  • Board Room
  • 715 W Platte Ave
  • Fort Morgan, CO  80701

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Westminster School District

  • Westminster High School, Room A213
  • 6933 Raleigh St.
  • Westminster, CO  80030

Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2017

Mesa County Workforce Center

  • Room 140
  • 512 29 1/2 Road
  • Grand Junction, CO  81504

Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017

Otero Junior College

  • McBride Hall, Room 125
  • 1802 Colorado Avenue
  • La Junta, CO  81050

Training Registration

  • Please register for the training
  • Based on the training requirements of each day, it may not be necessary to attend both days of training.  If you plan to attend both days of training, you must register for each training, separately, in the CO Child Nutrition Hub. 

For additional information, please contact Rachael Burnham.


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