Online Nutrition Courses

Nutrition Education

Sources of Online Training for CEUs

The SNAP-Ed Collection Training site offers a list of online courses available that cover food, nutrition, and activity. These training opportunities include:

  • Food $ense, a national nutrition certification program meant to increase nutrition knowledge, improve teaching techniques and abilities as well as increase job satisfaction for the educator and lower programming costs related to training.
     
  • Early Childhood Physical Activity for Toddlers and Preschoolers, a one-hour, interactive web-based training designed to explore how young children benefit from structured physical activities and develop a wide range of movement skills through active play. This training is available in various languages.
     
  • EatSmart Lessons, a training organized into six sections: Basic Nutrition, The Nutrients, Stretching Your Food Dollars, Nutrition & Chronic Disease, Nutrition & the Life Cycle and Food Safety. Each lesson includes pre and post-tests.

View all courses on the list. SNAP-Ed Collection also offers nutrition education materials and curricula, Spanish language materials, a Seasonal Produce Guide, and other resources that may be helpful to WIC staff.

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Developed by: USDA, FNS, SNAP-Ed Connection