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CACFP in-person training

All in-person trainings are canceled until further notice due to COVID-19. 

Online CACFP training

Self-paced, online CACFP training for child care centers through CoTrain.

Live Zoom CACFP Training:  

  • April 15, 2021 - 2:00-4:00 p.m.
  • April 29, 2021 - 2:00-4:00 p.m. 
    • Menus, production records, training, attendance, five-day reconciliation, receipts, and enrollment records | register here
  • May 13, 2021 - 2:00-4:00 p.m.
  • May 27, 2021 - 2:00-4:00 p.m. 

At the Table - CACFP Live Q&A

Upcoming At the Table Meetings:

  • April 21, 2021, 2:00 p.m. - learn about Colorado CACFP's outreach goals. 
  • May 19, 2021, 2:00 p.m. - learn the benefits of joining CACFP under a family child care home sponsor. 

Previous At the Table Meetings:

CACFP, Cooking Matters, and Nourish Colorado

CACFP has partnered with Cooking Matters and Nourish Colorado for three exciting online training opportunities. Trainings are available:

  • April 14, 2021 - 12:30-2:30 p.m. 
  • May 15, 2021 - 9:00-11:00 a.m. 
  • June 12, 2021 - 9:00-11:00 a.m. 

Part One:

  • How to properly identify and meet CACFP recommendations for whole grain-rich and sugar limits in yogurt and cereal. 

Part Two: Choose a Learning Pathway

  • No More Mealtime Meltdowns: Working with Picky Eaters OR 
  • Sharpen your Knife Skills: Cutting Fresh Vegetables with Confidence. 

Register here to attend. 

Participants will be sent a box of training tools, incentives, and a grocery gift card ten days prior to the scheduled training. 

Training resources and materials 

Additional resources

Quick Bites

Welcome to our Interactive Quick Bite Videos! Throughout each video, links to handouts will pop up and you can click them to learn more about the topic. You will also notice that our quizzes are interactive. Have fun, learn a lot, and enjoy!

İBienvenidos a los videos interactivos de Quick Bites! Durante los videos veras enlaces que salen y puedes hacer clic en ellos para aprender más sobre el tema. También notarás que las pruebas son interactivas. Diviértete, aprende y disfruta!

These videos also are available in CO Train for those who would like a certificate for each course and for continuing education hours for child care licensing.