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Procurement Do's and Don'ts for Operators

January 22, 2020

With a growing emphasis on procurement in school nutrition, it’s important to make sure you do things right and, perhaps more importantly, that you don’t do things that can undermine your professionalism and your program. SNA has developed guidance to help you find your way to a clean, effective procurement process.

Successful completion of the webinar and quiz is awarded 1 SNA CEU for RNDs/NDTRs.

  1. Identify the five methods of purchasing.
  2. Outline how to write an effective solicitation.
  3. Summarize unacceptable procurement practices. 

SNA CEUs: 1.0
Key Area 2000: Operations
Key Topic 2400: Purchasing/Procurement
Subtopic 2430: Purchasing Food, Supplies & Equipment

CPEUs for RDNs and NDTRs
CPEU is no longer awarded due to the age of this course.

SNA CEUs are awarded after the successful completion of the post webinar quiz.

  • PowerPoint Presentation (PDF)
Visit SNA's Procurement Zone for more resources.