Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Basic Training Webinar Part 1

This webinar is also offered on July 23, 2020. Register for only one session.

Date: October 22, 2020

Time: 1-3 p.m.

Location: Webinar

Description: CACFP Basic Training resumes this July and October as a two-part, interactive webinar series. Each session requires 30 minutes of prework, which will be emailed to individuals who have registered at least two weeks prior to the webinar. Attendees who successfully complete a session will receive a training certificate for two credit hours.


1-1:05 p.m. Introduction
1:05-1:20 p.m. Viability, Capability, Accountability (VCA), Household Income Statement (HIS), ABC’s
1:20-1:35 p.m. Child and Adult meal patterns
1:35-1:50 p.m. Meal service and meal counts
1:50-2:20 p.m. Food crediting and menus
2:20-2:30 p.m. Infant meal pattern
2:30-3 p.m. Questions and answers

Presenters: Kari Kennedy, Nutrition Program Consultant – CACFP; Valarie Stofferahn, Nutrition Program Consultant – CACFP and Gloria Vellinga, Training Lead - CACFP

Event Type: Webinar

Audience: For childcare centers, adult care centers, emergency shelters and outside school hours care centers. This webinar targets new staff, such as center directors, food production staff and staff with CACFP responsibilities. If you are new to your position or want a refresher of CACFP, and are able to commit to the time requirements of each session, please register now.

Sponsor: Nutrition, Health and Youth Development Division at the Minnesota Department of Education

Fee: None.

Register: Register for Basic Training Part 1: Thursday, October 22, 1-3 p.m. If you need assistance with registering or prefer to register by phone, please contact us by using the phone number(s) listed below.

Registration deadline: October 22, 2020 at 1 p.m. or until maximum webinar registration is reached.

Contact Information: Gloria Vellinga, 651-582-8264

Please contact Rachel Komm, 651-582-8671, two weeks before the event to request a reasonable accommodation.