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Food Safety in Schools

FOOD SAFETY IN SCHOOLS

This course qualifies for SNA core course certification level 1.

Food safety is the responsibility of every person in school nutrition programs. Every action has the potential to impact the safety of the food, whether during purchasing, storing, preparing, holding, serving, or cleaning. This comprehensive food safety training course provides guidance for school […]

2019-03-12T14:06:05+00:00May 23rd, 2019|

Procurement of Foods: Cooperative Purchasing Groups

Cooperative purchasing groups are entities formed through an agreement between school food authorities (SFAs) and may include Child Nutrition Programs (CNPs) State agencies to increase purchasing power. This agreement between Program operators is not a method of procurement, rather an agreement to competitively procure goods and services.

2019-03-12T13:49:38+00:00May 5th, 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 […]

2019-02-07T10:32:06+00:00April 18th, 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 […]

2018-08-28T15:06:48+00:00March 28th, 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 […]

2018-08-28T15:11:19+00:00March 28th, 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 […]

2019-02-05T14:59:20+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|