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Food Buying Guide for Child Nutrition Programs: Training Resources

Resource type
Technical Assistance & Guidance
Training
Resource Materials

A variety of trainings are available on the Food Buying Guide for Child Nutrition Programs (FBG). Complete the training modules and view recorded webinars to assist in understanding and using the FBG and all its features. Additional training videos on navigating the features of the Food Buying Guide Interactive Web-based Tool are accessible within the web tool under the ‘Help’ tab.  

Training Modules

These modules are designed to take you step-by-step through using the Food Buying Guide for Child Nutrition Programs (FBG). Each module will provide an in-depth look at the FBG with interactive knowledge checks to assist the learner. Check out these training modules on ICN's eLearning Portal.

Webinars

Learn about the Food Buying Guide for Child Nutrition Programs (FBG) Interactive Web Tool and FBG Mobile App via demonstrations! Learn how to utilize the innovative features of these tools including search and navigation, the ability to compare food yield information, and the ability to create a favorite foods list. In addition, these webinars also highlight and provide in-depth practice for using the additional features to include: FBG Calculator, Exhibit A Grains Tool, Recipe Analysis Workbook (RAW), and Product Formulation Statement (PFS) Workbook.

FBG Module 1 Overview
Module 1 – Overview of the Food Buying Guide for Child Nutrition Programs
FBG Module 2 RAW
Module 2 – Recipe Analysis Workbook (RAW)
Food Buying Guide Cover
Module 3 – Product Formulation Statements (PFS)
Food Buying Guide Goes Digital
Food Buying Guide Goes Digital
Navigating the Food Buying Guide
Navigating the Food Buying Guide Calculator [English] [Spanish]
Exhibit A Tool Webinar
Exhibit A Grains Tool to the Rescue!
How To Maximixe the Exhibit Grain Tool
How to Maximize the Exhibit A Grains Tool [English] [Spanish]
   
Updated: 03/01/2022