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SNP AR Prereview Workshop

The School Nutrition Program Administrative Review Prereview Workshop online training.

Course Description

The School Nutrition Program (SNP) Administrative Review (AR) Prereview Training provides an overview of the AR and shares tips, strategies, and best practices for a successful AR.  This training is designed to provide valuable information to help sponsors prepare for their AR. Content includes meal access and reimbursement, meal pattern and nutritional quality requirements, resource management, and general compliance areas, common AR findings, and overall strategies and solutions.

  • Course Number: 123
  • Training Length: 2.5 hours
  • Certificate: Available at the end of the training
  • Target Audience: Food Service Directors or related staff
  • Mandatory: No
  • Cost: Free
  • Date Recorded: August 2018

Online Course

Begin the Prereview Workshop Training External link opens in new window or tab. course.

Referenced Resources

The following resources are referred to throughout this online course:

  • California Department of Education (CDE) Off-site Assessment Tool (OAT) Guidance is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 58 AR
  • USDA Eligibility Manual for School Meals is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled Manual Eligibility

  • CDE SNP Verification Materials web page

  • CDE Meal Counting and Collection Procedures Worksheet is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 03
  • CDE Residential Child Care Institution (RCCI) Food-based Menu Planning Certification Exception Submittal is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 30
  • CDE Net Cash Resource Calculator Tool is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 57
  • CDE RCCI Allocation Method for Reporting Program Income and Expenses Worksheet is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 65
  • CDE Site Monitoring Review Form is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 22
  • CDE Hiring Flexibility Request Form is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled SNP 07
  • CDE Professional Standards Tracking Tool Sample is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled Information
  • CDE Buy American Provision Exception Forms in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled PRU 10 and PRU 10a
  • CDE Buy American Provision Micropurchase Exemption Forms in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled PRU 10b
  • USDA AR Manual (2018–19) is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled Manual AR
  • Field Services Unit contact list is available in the CNIPS External link opens in new window or tab. Download Forms section, titled Caseload

Crediting

  • Crediting: 4 hour(s)
  • Key Area: Administration (3000)
    • Training Topic: Program Management (3200)
      • Learning Objective: AR Preparation (3260)

For more information on crediting, see the USDA web document Professional Standards Learning Objectives External link opens in new window or tab. (PDF).

Additional Information

For more information regarding SNP AR, see the CDE SNP AR web page.

Contact Us

If you have technical difficulties, please contact Field Services by phone at 916-323-4558. For questions regarding the course content, contact Janice Hunt, Child Nutrition Supervisor I, by phone at 916-327-8970 or by email at jhunt@cde.ca.gov.

Questions:   School Nutrition Programs Administration | 916-322-3005
Last Reviewed: Wednesday, April 10, 2019
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