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CACFP Training Center

 Welcome to the CACFP Training Resource Page!
Below is a list of Oregon Department of Education, Child Nutrition Programs (ODE CNP) trainings available for you to train staff 24 hours a day 7 days a week. This training page includes trainings for both center based sponsors as well as Family Day Care Home Sponsors.

This page will be updated when additional trainings become available. Please continue to check this page for updates. 

Institute of Child Nutrition Training Portal- Take online courses focused on child nutrition programs 

Note: If you are unable to open a video, right click on the link and click "save target as" and save to your local drive. Then play the video from your drive.
Annual CACFP Training is now available. Sponsors must complete Civil Rights Training and Financial Management training. Training must be completed by May 18, 2018.

2018 Annual Training Part I - Civil Rights

Required Sponsor staff that must complete the training (as reported in CNPweb)
  • CACFP Authorized Representative
  • CACFP Food Program Coordinator

After reviewing the training, to certify you have taken the training, complete and submit the CACFP Civil Rights Training Certification Form. 

2018 Annual Training Part II CACFP Financial Management - CACFP Performance Standards 

Required Sponsor staff that must complete training (as reported in CNPweb)

  • CACFP Financial Office Contact
  • CACFP Authorized Representative
  • CACFP Food Program Coordinator 


Upcoming Trainings 

Meal Pattern Success Cohort Trainings

The ODE CNP CACFP Meal Pattern Cohort Trainings are a series of trainings that will help CACFP sponsor staff to create a credited cycle menu using the new meal pattern. Participants meet once a week for 1-hour sessions for 5 or 6 sessions through GoToTraining.

2018 ODE Culinary Training:

The Oregon Department of Education Child Nutrition Programs and the Oregon Dairy Council invite sponsors to Join Chef Garrett Berdan, RDN for “Oregon Cooks for Kids” a hands-on culinary training. 

Hood River, Oregon
Day 1: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM Hood River Valley High School 1220 Indian Creek Rd, Hood River, OR 97031
Day 2: 8:00 AM2:45 PM Hood River Valley High School 1220 Indian Creek Rd, Hood River, OR 97031
Trainings highlight each chapter of the ODE CNP CACFP Policy & Procedure Manual for Sponsors
Note: This form is for New Sponsors, New Staff, or Sponsors who have been assigned training by their assigned specialist. After viewing the assigned trainings this form must be submitted to ODE CNP for approval


Meal Pattern 

Meal Planning Resources


Special Dietary Needs

Culinary Skills

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