NFSMI is Offering 2 Free Orientation to School Nutrition Management Sessions
Attention NEW DIRECTORS! You have the opportunity to attend Orientation to School Nutrition Management at the National Food Service Management Institute in Oxford, Mississippi.
Orientation to School Nutrition Management training seminar is targeted to new and aspiring school nutrition program directors with five years or less experience. Lessons provide an overview of school nutrition programs, define the role and responsibilities of a director, and review the relationship between local policies and state/federal regulations.
Management topics include:
Menu Planning/HealthierUS School Challenge
Program Accountability, Integrity, and the Role of the Director
Procurement and Inventory Management
Work Place Safety and Emergency Preparedness
Human Resource Management
Marketing and Communication
Participants will receive certificates that reflect continuing professional education upon completion of each session.
NFSMI is offering these sessions free of charge. The Institute will also pay your travel expenses to and from Oxford, Mississippi.
Two sessions will be offered:
October 28-November 1, 2013
December 2-6, 2013
If you are a new director with five or less years of experience, fill out the attached registration form and return to Lisa Rogers at email@example.com.
NFSMI is also holding Orientation to School Nutrition Management training sessions on the road in the USDA regions. These sessions are full. September 16-20, 2013 - Mid-Atlantic Region - National Harbor, MD October 7-11, 2013 - Western Region - Tempe, AZ
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