School Nutrition Team Training

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Upcoming Training Opportunities

ServSafe Manager Certification Course


  • Tuesday, August 04, 2015
  • 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM 
Eleva-Strum High School
W23597 US-10
Strum, Wisconsin 54770


  • Wednesday, August 26, 2015
  • 7:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Hilbert School District
1139 West Milwaukee Street
Hilbert, WI 54129

Sturgeon Bay

  • Wednesday, November 4, 2015
  • 8:45 AM - 5:45 PM
Sturgeon Bay High School
1230 Michigan Street
Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235


  • Friday, November 13, 2015
  • 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Milton School District Office
448 East High Street
Milton, WI 53563

School Nutrition Skills Development Courses (SNSDC)

The Department of Public Instruction School Nutrition Team (SNT) provides free annual training to keep your team informed about program requirements and to help you overcome the challenges of providing healthy meals for Wisconsin students. Be sure to take advantage of this valuable training opportunity!

Registration will initially be limited to two participants from each School Food Authority (SFA) per classroom. If space is available one week prior to training, additional participants may be permitted to register. Please check back at the registration website one week before the first day of class to see is space is still available.There is no registration cost to attend the classes.

Participants are responsible for all costs associated with travel. Meals are not included in any of the classes.Travel expenses for staff training are allowable costs that may be charged to the school nutrition fund (Fund 50).On Thursday, August 6, the “Meal Patterns for Breakfast and Lunch” session will be conducted in Spanish. The SNT will also be holding virtual office hours throughout the summer to answer your questions! 

Course completion certificates will be distributed to all participants at the end of each class.  Certificates will not be given to individuals who do not complete the entire class. One hour of class time credits as one continuing education/training hour.  

  1. Check out our SNSDC Schedule for Courses, Locations, and Times. 
  2. Need more details about the courses? Take a look at SNSDC Course Descriptions.
  3. Click on the preferred location below to register today!
  4. Can't attend in-person training? Try our new Virtual Office Hours - no registration is required. 


Location Dates Registration
Appleton: Fox Valley Technical College June 23-25 Register Here
Wausau: Northcentral Technical College July 14-16 Register Here
Holmen: School District of Holmen July 21-23 Register Here
Madison: DPI  July 28-30 Register Here

Milwaukee: Milwaukee Area Technical College – Downtown Milwaukee campus

Cursos de Instrucción de Modelo de Comidas en Español

​Greenfield (16 minutes from the technical college) – ServSafe Certification Course

August 4-6

6 de Agosto

August 5

Register Here

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Register Here

Hayward: Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe Community College August 11-13 Register Here

Recurring Training Opportunities

Great Beginnings Academy

  • A one year training experience for managers/directors new to School Nutrition Programs. Two 1½ day sessions will be held in October 2014 and January 2015 in Madison at the Department of Public Instruction. Please contact Cindy Loechler, 608-266-5185, for more information.
  • Great Beginnings Academy, complete and submit application form.

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For questions about this information, contact Angela Paul (608) 267-9206