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Child & Adult Care Food Program

CACFP Training

The Nebraska Department of Education Nutrition Services office provides training in Child and Adult Care Food Program requirements monthly except July. These full day training classes are for new child and adult care center personnel, new directors, new authorized representatives, new food service personnel, or those desiring a refresher course on the CACFP. There is no charge to attend this training, however, due to limited space, pre-registration is required. Register by calling  (800) 731-2233 or (402) 471-2488 in Lincoln or download a registration form below and mail/fax to Nutrition Services.

Register Online!

If you currently participate in the CACFP, enter your user ID and password.

If you are not currently participating in the CACFP enter "00-0000" for your agreement number. Enter the name of your center in the first address line.


Workshop Hours
8:15 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

CACFP Record Keeping
8:15 a.m. - 12:00 noon
3.5 credit hours

  • CACFP Record Keeping
  • Eligibility of Center
  • Health and Human Services forms
  • Income Eligibility Forms
  • Record of Meals and Supplements Served
  • Claiming process
  • Racial/ethnic data collection
  • Compliance reviews
  • Procurement
  • Audit requirements
  • Nonprofit food service
  • Program Integrity

Technical Assistance
12:00 Noon - 12:30 p.m.
One-on-One Q & A
CACFP Applications

Lunch - On Your Own

Meal Pattern and Production Records
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
2 credit hours

  • Meal Pattern Requirements
  • Production Records
  • Creditable Foods

Infant Feeding
Required for centers providing infant care
3:15 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
.75 credit hour

NOTE: attendance at the Infant Feeding session does NOT meet requirements for annual training.


  • A pocket calculator is recommended.
  • The Department of Education is not able to provide refreshments, so please plan accordingly.
  • Due to variations in temperatures in meeting rooms, you may want to bring a sweater or jacket.
  • If bad weather is a possibility, call our office at either (800) 731-2233 or (402) 471-2488 to confirm that the training will be held.



August 21, 2014
Niobrara Room
Educational Service Unit No. 3
6949 South 110th St
Omaha, NE

October 9, 2014
Niobrara Room
Educational Service Unit No. 3
6949 South 110th St
Omaha, NE

December 4, 2014
Niobrara Room
Educational Service Unit No. 3
6949 South 110th St
Omaha, NE

May 8, 2014
Center for People in Need
3901 N. 27th St.
Lincoln, NE



If any participants require a sign language interpreter, alternate formats of print materials or wheelchair accessibility, please notify our office at least two weeks prior to the workshop date at (402) 471-2488 or (800) 731-2233.