Training: CACFP Centers

Training opportunities specific to Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) sponsors are listed below. Training opportunities include live workshops, webinars, and training videos. Refer to the staff training requirements specific to your type of sponsorship.

Training Requirements

Independent Center Training Requirements
Multi-Site Sponsors and Sponsors of Legally Separate Sites Training Requirements

Register for Upcoming Webinars and Workshops

CACFP Monthly Webinar Schedule and Registration

Library of Recorded CACFP Training Videos by Topic Area

Introduction to the CACFP
Types of Centers
Meal Patterns
Infants and Toddlers
Meal Service
Menu Planning
Food Components
Whole Grain and Whole Grain-Rich
Food Production
Purchasing and Budgeting
Preparing and Submitting Claims
Administrative Review
Multi-Site Sponsors and Sponsors of One or More Legally Separate Sites
Civil Rights
CACFP Operational Resources and Education (CORE)

Track Annual Staff Training Using these Training Logs

Child Care Center Training Log
Multi-Site Sponsors and Sponsors of Legally Separate Sites Training Log
Adult Care Center Training Log
Emergency Shelter Training Log

Tools to Assist Sponsors with Staff Training

Civil Rights Training for CACFP
Serving Milk Bingo Game
Meal Pattern Training Worksheets
Meal Pattern Training Slides
Nutrition Newsletters for Parents of Young Children