AGENCY TRAINING

The San Antonio Food Bank offers various trainings
to partner agencies throughout the year.

To RSVP to any of our upcoming trainings, please fill out our Agency Training RSVP form.

ORIENTATION & FOOD IN/FOOD OUT

Learn about our programs, agency eligibility requirements and the overall application and approval process. During this training we will also discuss how to access product from the San Antonio Food Bank and how to store product and how to determine client eligibility. We will cover best practices keeping in mind the policies and procedures outlined in the Agency Guidebook. New staff at current agencies are required to attend within two months of change.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 9am-11:30pm
Dates:

  • Wednesday, January 23, 2019
  • Tuesday, February 19, 2019
  • Friday, March 15, 2019
  • Friday, April 19, 2019
  • Wednesday, May 15, 2019
  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019
  • Tuesday, July 9, 2019
  • Wednesday, August 14, 2019
  • Tuesday, September 17, 2019
  • Friday, October 11, 2019
  • Thursday, November 7, 2019
  • Friday, December 13, 2019

RSVP at https://safoodbank.wufoo.com/forms/z1ns7f7f0ms17da/

AGENCY EXPRESS TRAINING

Join us for an interactive and informational session on Agency Express 3.0 Ordering System. This is a 90 minute class and a great opportunity to get your new volunteers trained and familiar with the basics of submitting orders correctly and on time.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 9:00am-10:30pm
Dates:

  • Friday, February 1, 2019

  • Wednesday, May 1, 2019

  • Friday, November 1, 2019

PARTNER AGENCY NETWORKING CONFERENCE

We cover basic food safety and distribution requirements, as well as the opportunity to hear from executive level staff and great networking opportunities with other partners. This is an annual requirement for ALL agencies.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 8am-2:30pm
Dates:

  • Tuesday, June 25, 2019

  • Tuesday, July 16, 2019

  • Wednesday, October 23, 2019

RSVP at https://safoodbank.wufoo.com/forms/z1ns7f7f0ms17da/

GRANT WRITING ORIENTATION

Don’t know anything about grants? Where do you look? What needs to be included? Come to a free orientation to learn the basics. Grant writing training is mandatory for all new SAFB partner agencies.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 2pm-3pm
Dates: 

  • Thursday, February 21, 2019

  • Thursday, May 23, 2019

  • Thursday, August 22, 2019 Cancelled

  • Thursday, November 14, 2019

RSVP at https://safoodbank.wufoo.com/forms/z1ns7f7f0ms17da/

FOOD HANDLERS CLASS

Join us for a full-day class for the Food Handlers Certificate. This class will be taught by our Director of Culinary Arts. Food Safety is very important to the San Antonio Food Bank and to the clients we serve. Knowing how to handle the food you are distributing will greatly improve the safety of the products you give to clients. Please join us!  Cost:  $10 per person to cover materials and test.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 9am-2pm
Dates:

  • Thursday, February 12, 2019

  • Wednesday, May 08, 2019

  • Thursday, August 15, 2019

  • Wednesday, November 13, 2019

RSVP at https://safoodbank.wufoo.com/forms/z1ns7f7f0ms17da/

NUTRITION EDUCATION SERIES

Join us for one or all sessions with our Health, Wellness & Nutrition Division staff. They will help teach you how to present a food demo, the new food guidelines called MyPlate, and many other tidbits that can help you and your clients.

Where: San Antonio Food Bank
Time: 10am-11am
Dates: TBD

For more information, please contact:

COMPLIANCE & CAPABILITY DEPARTMENT
210.431.8462