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Required Training

Contact Information

Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP)

Mary Nagel

Technical Assistance Workshops for New Institutions

New institutions must attend training on program requirements prior to approval of the application. Failure to attend a training workshop will result in the application not being approved in a timely manner. In addition, institutions who hire new staff during the fiscal year may want to send them to one of the program workshops. All workshops are scheduled from 9 am to 4 pm.

Please contact the specialist assigned to your county before registering.

Register to attend a Technical Assistance Workshop

July 18, 2019 Olympia Arianne McConchie

September 12, 2019


Jeannette Green

September 24, 2019


Judy Larsen

September 26, 2019


Terri Adolfson


This year’s training for Child Care programs will be in a “mini-conference” style with multiple one-hour sessions being offered throughout the day.

Please review the agenda and session descriptions, then register each individual that would like to attend.

Training is free, however, OSPI Child Nutrition Services cannot cover food, parking, or lodging costs for participants.

Register now!

Date:           August 15, 2019

Time:          Check-in 8:30 am
                     Start time 9:00 am

Location:    Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC)
                     Central Washington University (Directions to CWU’s SURC)
                     Ellensburg, WA
Parking:      Parking is $5 (pay at kiosk - exact cash or credit card)
                     Across the street from the SURC
                     Lots I-15 and G-16 (Map of Parking Lots)
                     Vehicles with state exempt license plates do not have to pay.


Training Credit

Each participant is eligible to receive 6 STAR credits for attending this all-day training.


Can't Attend Training In-Person?

We will host additional ways for sponsors to complete annual training requirements; however, it will be a basic training and will not cover the extra topics that the in-person training will offer.

Keep an eye out for a CNS Update.

STARS credits are not available for this training.


Adult Care Centers

Register Here
Date:    Thursday, August 29, 2019
Time:   1pm - 4pm

Civil Rights is an annual requirement for all CACFP sponsors. If you did not attend the live version during Annual Training, you must watch the recorded training and certify your participation.

Recorded Training
Civil Rights Training | Slides (may be used to train sponsor staff)

Training Credit
You must complete a short form to receive credit for your participation in the training. Child Nutrition Services will automatically receive notifications when you submit your certification.

School Districts offering the At-Risk Afterschool Meals Program must participate in the NSLP Annual Training in order to continue operating the program. One of the sessions during NSLP Annual Training will be focused on this program.

FY 2020 training will during NSLP Annual Training in Ellensburg, WA on August 13 and 14, 2019.

Family Day Care Home Sponsors
FY 2019 training occurred Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Please contact your specialist if you have questions.

Child Care Centers
FY 2019 CACFP Annual Training for Child Care Centers

Adult Care Centers
FY 2019 CACFP Annual Training for Adult Care Centers

Child and Adult Care Food Program