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Upcoming School Operation Trainings and Webinars

" June 30, 2021 - During the latest TDA School Webinar on June 30, 2021, a number of upcoming trainings and webinars were discussed. Click here for the full list.
June 30, 2021 - During the latest TDA School Webinar on June 30, 2021, a number of upcoming trainings and webinars related to operations were discussed that will be held during the regularly scheduled TDA School Webinars. The full list is below:

Training Name Day and Time  Additional Information
Procurement Basics July 7 from 2-3:30PM
  • Training and Q&A
  • Self-Paced Training
  • Rules, regulations, definitions of procurement, and how to be successful in this program
Procurement and the Administrative Review July 21 from 2-3:30PM
  • Training and Q&A
  • Self-Paced Training
  • Expectations, what to upload, how to be successful, common findings, and best practices
Food Service Management Companies August 4 from 2-3:30PM
  • Training and Q&A
  • Self-Paced Training
  • Contracts, expectations, what is encompassed being involved with a FSMC
Co-ops August 11 from 2-3:30PM
  •  Training and Q&A
  • Self-Paced Training
  • How to be successful from a CE perspective and related information

To re-watch the TDA School Webinar from June 30, 2021, click here.


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