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

  • You are Invited to an ENCORE Webinar! HUSSC: SL Criteria and Application, Thursday, November 20, 2014, 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EST

    Description: During this webinar HQ CND staff will provide a detailed overview of the HealthierUS School Challenge: Smarter Lunchrooms criteria and application. There will be a Q&A session at the end of the presentation.

    Target Audience: State Agency Staff, District/School Staff

    Participation: This session will be available via Microsoft Office LiveMeeting (Webinar) and is free to all participants.   You do not need to pre-register.  You will need access to a telephone line and a computer with internet access for this webinar. The audio for this webinar will be recorded. We encourage you to participate as a group, if possible.  Telephone lines will be limited.

    In order to participate in the webinar, you will need to have Java installed on your computer system, as well as the Microsoft LiveMeeting 2007 Client. We recommend you download the client before the actual meeting so there will be no lapse in time in your participation.  The client can be downloaded from this website: .

    To participate in the webinar on Thursday, November 20, 2014:
    • Log in to the following website:

    • If prompted for an entry code, type in the following: k}!>P38Xs; otherwise, type in your name or the name of your group.
    The Meeting ID Number for this webinar: HSDM26

    For Audio for this meeting:
    • Call in to: (800) 288-8975
    • Give the operator the name “HUSSC Smarter Lunchroom Webinar” for the name of the teleconference.

    Also, please give the Operator your name for identification purposes during the Q&A portion of the webinar.


    If you have any questions regarding the webinar content, please contact Ebony James, USDA/FNS, at 703/305-2827 or at

    If you have any questions regarding access to this webinar, please Cheryl Wilson, USDA/FNS, at 703/305-2435, or at

  • National School Lunch Program Basic Training--held monthly


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: 11/19/2014 8:06:47 AM