School Meal Programs Trainings and Webinars

The Ohio Department of Education, Office for Child Nutrition has several opportunities for trainings.

Registration for Trainings and Webinars

To register for these trainings go to the Claims Reimbursement and Reporting System (CRRS) log in screen (the screen where a user types in their user name and password). Instead of logging into CRRS, click on “Click here to register for training” directly below the user name and password entry prompts. On the next screen, type in your CRRS user name and password in the prompts on the left side of the screen and click Continue. A list of the available webinars and trainings will appear. If you need to change or cancel your registration, you will need your confirmation number and last name. Please contact your School Meal Programs Regional Consultant if you have any questions.

Upcoming Webinars and Trainings

  • Direct Diversion webinar, Jan. 23, 2015, 2:00-3:00PM--Direct diversion is the process that allows a sponsor to direct USDA product to a processor. The USDA product is then to be utilized in product(s) according to the sponsor’s specifications, example flour into breadsticks. This webinar provides instructions on completing a direct diversion survey. It also provides instructions on how to request entitlement be directed to the Department of Defense Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program.

  • Using CATS.NET webinar, Jan. 26, 2015, 2:00-4:00PM--Training to assist in understanding the School Food Authority component of the Commodity Allocation Tracking System (CATS).

  • Direct Diversion webinar, Jan. 29, 2015, 2:00-3:00PM--Direct diversion is the process that allows a sponsor to direct USDA product to a processor. The USDA product is then to be utilized in product(s) according to the sponsor’s specifications, example flour into breadsticks. This webinar provides instructions on completing a direct diversion survey. It also provides instructions on how to request entitlement be directed to the Department of Defense Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program.

YOUTUBE VIDEOS OF CURRENT WEBINARS

6 Cents Certification Webinar

New Meal Patterns for School Meal Programs Webinar


Past Webinar Recordings

Click on the below link(s) to listen to and view past webinars:

HealthierUS School Challenge Webinar Part 1 - March 21, 2013

Seed to Salad Webinar - November 7, 2012

Last Modified: 1/20/2015 10:26:45 AM