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Child Nutrition

Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) Training

Training is required for all sponsors who wish to operate a SFSP. Sponsor administrators must attend training and then train all sponsor staff. Registration is required for the in-person training and webinars.

New in 2018 – Recorded trainings are required for application approval.

Sign-up to receive important program updates by emailing CNS Support Staff with your email address and organization name.

Recorded Training and Self-Certification

Select topics are available on YouTube for sponsor administrator review. In order to receive credit for these trainings, the administrator must certify completion of each training below.

Recorded Trainings

Training Credit
Complete a short form for each training listed above. Child Nutrition Services will automatically receive notifications as each training is completed.

Note: A new survey must be completed for each of the trainings above. You will receive an email confirmation to save for your records.

Returning Sponsors Webinar

Sponsors that participated in summer 2017 and have returning administrators may participate in this webinar. Sponsors may also attend In-Person Training. New in 2018 – Recorded trainings are required for application approval.

Register for the Returning Sponsors Webinar

Date: Thursday, April 19, 2018
Time: 1:00p.m.–4:00p.m.

In Person Training

Recorded trainings are required for application approval.

Who’s Required to Attend?

  • New SFSP sponsors
  • Returning sponsors with new administrative staff
  • Returning sponsors who did not operate a SFSP in 2017
  • Returning sponsors required to attend as part of their corrective action plan

Register for In-Person Training

Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Time: 9:00a.m.–3:00p.m.

Moses Lake
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Time: 9:00a.m.–3:00p.m.

Special Programs

In previous years, a separate webinar for Upward Bound, camp sponsors, and other special programs was presented; these sponsors must now either participate in the Returning Sponsors webinar (if a returning sponsor from 2017) or attend In-Person Training.

Special Programs Handout

Summer Food Service Program

Program Supervisor
Adele Roberts, 360-725-6218

Administrative Support

Hydie Kidd, 360-725-6287

Locate a Summer Meal Site
Summer Meals Locator
1-866-EAT-MEAL (1-866-328-6325)
TTY number 360-664-3631

Toll Free Number


   Updated 4/9/2018

Old Capitol Building, PO Box 47200, 600 Washington St. S.E., Olympia, WA    98504-7200    360-725-6000  TTY 360-664-3631
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