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.
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
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
Date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018
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