A professional in the senior nutrition field, regardless of his or her position, needs a broad understanding of current trends and new developments. The following organizations offer education, certifications, workshops and/or conferences for those looking to expand or refresh their knowledge and skills.  
Please note that continuing education requirements vary by state and field. If you are looking to renew or maintain a certification or license, please contact the accrediting/licensing organization and the provider when considering training options to ensure courses will meet your needs.

Webinar: Re-imagining Your Senior Center

February 28, 2016

This free webinar on March 10 at 3:30 p.m. EST will give participants the opportunity to reimagine what their senior centers could be. Presenter Pat Bohse, an accomplished nonprofit management and training consultant, will discuss the importance of strategic planning and introduce two innovative new program ideas: the Pop-up Center and the Seasoned Internship Program…. Read more »

Webinars: County Health Rankings Webinar Series

April 16, 2015

The County Health Rankings show the rank of the health of nearly every county in the nation and illustrate that much of what affects health occurs outside of the doctor’s office. The Rankings help counties understand what influences how healthy residents are and how long they will live. To learn more, please visit the County… Read more »

Webinar: Training in Disability-Competent Care and Supports

April 16, 2015

Interested participants are encouraged to pre-register for each webinar in the series at: www.event.on24.com Title: Dignity of Risk Date (first webinar): Tuesday February 4th, 2013 Time: 2 – 3PM EST Eight webinars will be presented live on a weekly basis (every Tuesday) with a two-week break from March 4th to March 11th. Descriptions of the… Read more »

The Silver Book: Infectious Diseases & Prevention

April 16, 2015

Fact Sheet Release Call November 7th, 12:00 – 1:00 PM To register for the call or for questions, contact Kait Reinert at kreinert@agingresearch.org or 202-293-2856. On November 7th, join the Alliance for Aging Research, in partnership with the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology… Read more »

Multiple Chronic Conditions: A 2013 Update

April 15, 2015

Date: December 5, 2013 Time: 3:00pm – 4:00pm Please RSVP to mcc@hhs.gov by November 29, 2013. Please join Dr. Howard Koh, U.S. Assistant Secretary for Health, for a discussion on Thursday, December 5, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST featuring national-level efforts to address the challenge of more Americans living with multiple chronic… Read more »

Senior Hunger: The Hidden Problem and How You Can Help

April 16, 2015

A growing number of older Americans are struggling with one of life’s most basic needs: getting enough to eat. Yet, only one in three older adults who are eligible for SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program) actually uses this program. In this timely program, we examine a hard reality: senior hunger in your communities – and… Read more »

POMP To Go Part 1: How to Start Measuring Your Performance?

September 15, 2015

What is Pomp to Go? POMP stands for Performance Measurement Outcomes Project. Why is performance measurement important for you? Performance measurement data is useful for: Monitoring and improving the quality of services; Examining the effect of services on recipients; and Providing empirical evidence on which to base program improvements and funding decisions. But where do… Read more »

POMP To Go Part 2: How to Successfully Use Your Data?

September 15, 2015

Pomp To Go Part 2: How to Successfully Use Your Data? Date: November 14, 2013 Time: 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. EST (2:30 p.m. Central / 12:30 p.m. Pacific) Description This session will provide specific examples about how states, area agencies and local service providers have used the information they gathered to improve programming, secure… Read more »

Webinar – Capturing Organizational Value: Pricing Home-and Community-Based Services

April 16, 2015

The SCAN Foundation pricing guide helps CBOs value and price their services. This webinar will introduce the guide and provide a high level overview of pricing concepts. Title: Capturing Organizational Value: Pricing Home-and Community-Based Services Date/Time: Wednesday, September 18, 2013 1:00 PM PDT/ 4:00 PM EDT Presenters: Rene Seidel, Vice President of Programs and Operations,… Read more »

ACL Webinar Series: The Affordable Care Act, Older Adults and People with Disabilities

November 3, 2016

Business Acumen for Community Based Organizations The Administration for Community Living is providing technical assistance and piloting a learning collaborative with nine networks of community-based organizations to assist them in marketing, contracting, and pricing the services they provide to older adults and individuals with disabilities. They offer a series of webinars focusing on the Patient… Read more »

“What’s Working” Webinar Series

April 16, 2015

In 2012, The Aging Network’s Volunteer Collaborative invited organizations to submit their useful tips for building strong volunteer programs. From many entries packed with valuable knowledge, we selected 13 programs, in three categories, that have produced exceptional results and may be the most applicable to the widest range of volunteer programs.

Webinar: Volunteer Program Leader Series

April 16, 2015

In today’s world of shrinking resources and expanding community and diversity, today’s nonprofit organizations cannot afford to pass up the opportunities skilled volunteers have to offer. But what does it take to effectively engage older volunteers given today’s realities? What new knowledge can we tap to make our work easier? How do we connect our… Read more »

Webinar: Aging-Network Leaders Series

April 16, 2015

This free webinar series will show organizations how to sustain and even expand capacity in a time of economic scarcity by engaging the time, talents and experience of skilled volunteers. Participants will learn how organizational leaders can adjust their mindset about volunteers to increase volunteer engagement and extend their organization’s reach.

ServSafe

April 15, 2015

The National Restaurant Association offers ServSafe food and alcohol safety education and certification exams, including online and classroom training, in several languages.