Georgia Department of Early Care and Learning

SFSP Sponsor Training

SFSP Orientation and Program Training For New Organizations

SFSP Orientation and Program training is required for new organizations interested in participating in the Program and for experienced organizations that have a new Principal. This two-day training session covers the application process, site identification and preparation, organization and management of the program, planning and serving meals, working with staff and food service management companies, monitoring sites, online claim submission, and program reviews.

FY 2016 training dates and locations are listed below. To attend the training sessions, new organizations must pre-register prior to the training date by contacting Nutrition Services via email at or toll free at 1-855-550-SFSP (7377).

Note: Training dates are subject to cancellation due to low registration/attendance.
SFSP Annual Renewal Training for Experienced Sponsors

Annual renewal training is for experienced sponsoring organizations that operated the Program during the previous fiscal year without significant operational deficiencies. Experienced sponsoring organizations must complete this training requirement in order to continue participation in the Program. To register for upcoming training dates, please access CNP 2000.

Fiscal Year 2016
SFSP Training Schedule
Note: Dates and locations are subject to change.

March 2 – 3, 2016
Atlanta Technical College
1560 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
Atlanta, Georgia 30310
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration 8:30 a.m.
March 22 – 23, 2016
Valdosta Technical College
Regional Center for Continuing Education
903 N. Patterson Street
Valdosta, Georgia 31698
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration 8:30 a.m.
April 4 – 5, 2016
Central Georgia Technical College
3300 Macon Tech Drive
Building ā€œIā€
Macon, Georgia 31026
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration 8:30 a.m.
April 27 – 28, 2016
Conference at Georgia Piedmont Technical College
Conference Center
495 North Indian Creek Drive
Clarkston, Georgia 30021
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration 8:30 a.m.
May 3 – 4, 2016
Georgia International Convention Center
2000 Convention Center Concourse
College Park, Georgia 30337
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Registration 8:30 a.m.