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Buy American US Agriculture Supporting High School Meals

This face-to-face training provides general concepts about the Buy American provisions when procuring food for federal school nutrition programs. This training does not replace information provided by current USDA policy memos or procedures determined by the State agency. This training is intended to provide knowledge for the […]

2018-08-28T15:11:19+00:00March 28th, 2019|

Foundations for Training Excellence: Basics

The Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN) is a recognized leader in providing training to diverse populations across the nation. Foundations for Training Excellence: Basics is part of an ongoing effort by ICN to develop and support a national network of trainers. The ultimate goal of all ICN trainings is the continuous improvement of child nutrition programs.

The intended […]

2018-08-28T14:37:45+00:00March 27th, 2019|

Procuring Local Foods

The Procuring Local Foods for Child Nutrition Programs training provides a basic overview of federal procurement principles and covers a host of topics related to sourcing and purchasing local foods.

This training highlights the variety of mechanisms schools can use to purchase local products while staying in accordance with federal procurement regulations, and the many areas within a […]

2018-08-28T14:30:20+00:00March 20th, 2019|

Buy American US Agriculture Supporting High School Meals

This face-to-face training provides general concepts about the Buy American provisions when procuring food for federal school nutrition programs. This training does not replace information provided by current USDA policy memos or procedures determined by the State agency. This training is intended to provide knowledge for the stakeholders that can lead […]

2018-08-28T14:34:06+00:00March 20th, 2019|

Foundations for Training Excellence: Basics

The Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN) is a recognized leader in providing training to diverse populations across the nation. Foundations for Training Excellence: Basics is part of an ongoing effort by ICN to develop and support a national network of trainers. The ultimate goal of all ICN trainings is the continuous improvement of child nutrition programs.

The intended […]

2018-08-28T12:40:14+00:00March 19th, 2019|

Family Child Care FUNdamentals

Family Child Care Professionals are essential to early childhood education.  Many young children and their families rely on their skills and expertise for providing the best care and educational services in a home-style environment.  In addition, they rely on family child care providers to foster healthy environments promoting overall health and wellness in child care.  […]

2018-10-29T16:05:59+00:00March 16th, 2019|

Procuring Local Foods

The Procuring Local Foods for Child Nutrition Programs training provides a basic overview of federal procurement principles and covers a host of topics related to sourcing and purchasing local foods.

This training highlights the variety of mechanisms schools can use to purchase local products while staying in accordance with federal procurement regulations, and the many areas within a […]

2018-08-28T12:30:47+00:00March 15th, 2019|

Buy American U.S. Agriculture Supporting Healthy School Meals

This face-to-face training provides general concepts about the Buy American provisions when procuring food for federal school nutrition programs. This training does not replace information provided by current USDA policy memos or procedures determined by the State agency. This training is intended to provide knowledge for the stakeholders that can lead to their success in […]

2018-08-28T12:35:53+00:00March 15th, 2019|

Foundations for Training Excellence: Basics

The Institute of Child Nutrition (ICN) is a recognized leader in providing training to diverse populations across the nation. Foundations for Training Excellence: Basics is part of an ongoing effort by ICN to develop and support a national network of trainers. The ultimate goal of all ICN trainings is the continuous improvement of child nutrition programs.

The intended […]

2018-08-28T12:20:16+00:00March 14th, 2019|

Forecasting the Procurement of Foods

This training provides general concepts about the basic foundations of forecasting for the procurement of foods in Child Nutrition Programs. This training does not discuss federal regulations pertaining to the procurement system. The purpose of this training is to assist stakeholders in identifying key considerations for forecasting […]

2018-08-28T12:23:19+00:00March 14th, 2019|