Certification & Credentialing

Why?

How?

Earning your certification 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.

Both of these are great accomplishments and should be recognized as such. This is why SNASD gives cost breaks for state conference registration to those holding certification or the SNS credential.

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8 Hours of Core Nutrition  +
8 Hours of Core Food Safety
 
**Use the online ICN courses in the links or in person trainings
Send in completed application.
THAT'S IT!This will get you Level 1 Certification. There are 4 levels that you may want to check out!

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Study materials 
and/or take prep course.
Pass the exam.
Celebrate! 
Achieving your SNS credential takes times and energy and is an amazing accomplishment!
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