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Providers Choice Food Program Trainings

Check out all the Free Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) Food Program Trainings offered by Providers Choice (PCI) throughout the state of Minnesota. These trainings are designed for family child care providers in Minnesota. We hold over 160 trainings throughout Minnesota making it easy and convenient for you to attend. Plus, Providers Choice is nationally recognized for the quality of our training and the expertise of our trainers.

Note: Providers Choice Providers, please view and register for Food Program Trainings in our PCI Members Only area of our site.

All non-Providers Choice Providers in Minnesota: see below to view Food Program Trainings.

2018 Food Program Training

Eat Create Cultivate Fun With Food Through Positive Mealtime Experiences

Explore how engaging children in food activities at and between mealtimes can lead to happy, healthy eaters. This workshop focuses on small changes that providers can make to increase child engagement and participation at meals. Learn about Smarter Mealtimes and the value that they can add to your childcare setting. Examine picky eater behavioral milestones and identify tips for creating adventurous eaters. Create and participate in simple, no heat, food activities that can be replicated in your childcare to encourage independence, creativity and openness to trying new foods.

This free workshop fulfills the annual training requirements for CACFP participants. Co-licensed child care providers are also required to complete CACFP training each year.

This workshop has been MNCPD approved for 2 hours of training in Knowledge and Competency Framework Area: VII.C: Providing Healthy Nutrition and Content Area I: Planning a Safe, Healthy Learning Environment.

Trainings are added to this site as our field staff schedule them. This section of our site was last updated on 1/3/2018.
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If you have any questions, please contact our office at 952-944-7010 or 1-800-356-5983 or e-mail us.