Certificate Program

Earning your Certificate in School Nutrition increases your knowledge of food safety and nutrition and demonstrates your commitment to your profession.


The SNS Credential is a mark of excellence and achievement that reflects the expertise needed to manage school nutrition programs in today’s challenging climate.


Learn about hot topics in school nutrition with SNA’s professional development webinars, including Talk Tuesdays© and Webinar Wednesdays™.

Ethics in School Nutrition

SNA’s ethics training course has been designed to reinforce the importance of ethics and the factors of ethical decision-making.

    Food Allergy Resource Center

    Food allergies are on the rise, especially among children. Check out our new resources for creating a safer and more socially comfortable environment for students with food allergies.

      Keys to Excellence

      SNA’s Keys to Excellence is a state of the art online self-assessment tool that allows you to compare your school nutrition program’s performance with other districts in your area and around the country.


        Open doors that education alone cannot! Find out more about SNA’s Internship Program.

        Get Your Course SNA Approved

        Would you like to offer an SNA-approved course? Find out how here.

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          SNA State Associations

          The School Nutrition Association has a presence in every state across the country. View links to many of the state associations to find out more about what SNA is doing nationwide. 

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