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Food Smarts Facilitator Training

Food Smarts

Training Date(s):

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2023
Wednesday, Dec 13, 2023
10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.


This training includes self-paced content (videos, reflection activities, and readings) and live, instructor-led virtual sessions. Registered participants will receive correspondence early November inviting them to our online platform (TalentLMS) and will need to complete about 2 hours of self-paced work prior to the first live session. Participants will have access to digital curriculum files and be mailed a Food Smarts curriculum bundle (includes an Adult workbook and instructor guide and a Kids workbook and instructor guide). Please note if you registered after October 30, your curriculum materials may arrive after the first live session. Key dates are as follows:

  • Self-Paced Course Opens:  mid-November
  • Registration Closes: November 12
  • Live Zoom Sessions: November 29 and December 13; Times: 10 a.m.–12 p.m. PST

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn how to implement the Food Smarts nutrition and cooking program for adults and kids
  • Explore the relationship between positive and adverse experiences and nourishment
  • Develop trauma-informed engagement and facilitation strategies
  • Learn how to facilitate virtual and in-person recipe demonstrations and group cooking activities that do not require a full kitchen.




Self-Paced with Live Online