The Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) School Nutrition Division (SND) provides a variety of learning opportunities and training resources to enable School Nutrition (SN) Directors, Managers, and other staff to acquire, enhance and refine the knowledge and skills needed to provide healthy school meals to all students. You can find more detailed information by accessing the links on the side of this page.
The USDA Professional Standards Rule mandates that annual training be completed by all school nutrition personnel. For more specific information about the Training Requirements for school nutrition employees, visit the Professional Standards area of our website under Regulations & Policies.
Online Courses is where you can locate information for courses in our Learning Management System (LMS) Canvas by Instructure.
Save the Date provides details and registration links for upcoming SND-hosted events and live webinars.
Orientation for Nutrition Employees (O.N.E.)
is a 30-hour training for new School Nutrition employees. Instructor materials are provided to School Nutrition Directors upon request by emailing
Training Catalog contains a list of on-demand videos and recorded webinars with links to the training videos and handouts.