Basics of the School Meals Program 2017 Annual Training

NDE Nutrition Services Training – Summer 2017

Nutrition Services will conduct training for new or returning food service directors, managers, head cooks and other food service staff interested in learning about the school meals program. The training will address the following topics:

  • Meal pattern requirements for lunch and breakfast
  • The after-school snack program
  • Whole grain rich requirements
  • Offer versus serve
  • Smart snack guidelines
  • Completing production records
  • Other regulations elated to the school meals program

Please bring a calculator to the training.

Registration is Required to Attend Click here to register now on the CNP Website. Enter your user agreement number for your district and then select the SNP and Basics of the School Meals Program Annual Training (Do not enter a dash in the agreement number). Complete the Attendee Information and print the Registration Results and Confirmation Number for your records. The deadline for registering is 7 days prior to the workshop date. If you have registration questions or are in need of special accommodations, please call (800) 731-2233 or (402) 471-2488.

All Workshops will be held from 9am to 4pm. Lunch will be on your own from 11:30am to 12:30pm. Training Flyer.pdf





July 11

Holiday Inn
110 Second Ave
Kearney, NE 68848
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July 20

ESU #3
Cass Douglas Room
6449 South 110th Street
Omaha, NE 68128
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July 13


Lifelong Learning Center
Suite F and G
801 East Benjamin Avenue
Norfolk, NE 68702
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July 25

Central Community College – Columbus
West Education Center, Room 205
4500 63rd St.
Columbus, NE 68602
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July 13

ESU #13
4215 Avenue I
Scottsbluff, NE 69361
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July 27

Best Western Hotel
4619 South Lincoln Ave.
York, NE 68467
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July 18

Hotel Grand Conference Center
2503 S. Locust St.
Grand Island 68602
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August 1

Nebraska Extension Office in Lancaster County
444 Cherrycreek Road
Lincoln, NE 68528
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July 20

ESU #16
1221 W. 17 St.
North Platte, NE 69101
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Sept. 12

For residential Child Care Institutions (RCCIs)

Best Western Hotel
4619 South Lincoln Ave.
York, NE 8467
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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.