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Online Training

School Nutrition Programs Provision 2 Training
Overview for School Food Authorities

Nutrition Services Division

Welcome to the California Department of Education (CDE) Nutrition Services Division (NSD) online training: Provision 2 (P2): An Overview for School Food Authorities (SFA).

By completing this interactive training module, you will learn about the important basics and benefits of P2, as well as what is required of an SFA if they apply for, and are approved to participate in, P2.

This training takes approximately one hour and fifteen minutes to complete. Please allow enough time to complete the training in one sitting. You are required to answer all questions. At the end of the training, you will complete a short quiz followed by a training evaluation. You will then have access to a printable training certificate of completion for your records.
Navigation options are available at the bottom of each screen. If you have technical difficulties, please contact Sabina Kohls by phone at 916-324-9876 or by e-mail at For more information about P2, visit the CDE P2 Web page.

Registration Information

 Your Contact Information:
The First Name, Last Name, and Date entered above will appear on your professional training certificate of completion, therefore, use full names and dates to enhance the appearance of your certificate.
Please answer the following questions before beginning the training:
 Do you reside outside of California?
 Does your district or agency participate in a Child Nutrition Program (CNP)?
An SFA must participate in a CNP in order to be eligible to participate in P2.