Food & Nutrition Skills Enrichment Course

Gain new skills and knowledge about the importance of food and diet at your facility.

Our Food & Nutrition Skills Enrichment classes are designed for those working in dietary departments who want to deepen their knowledge and enhance their skills. 

  • Courses held one day per week for 6 weeks from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
  • Students are paid regular wages for 3 out of the 6 days.
  • The alternate days are attended on the students' own time.

This is a free course designed to focus on your ability to provide better quality care for your residents while helping you, your co-workers and your supervisors recognize the vital role you play in providing that care. 

This is a great first step for those who are thinking about continuing their education!

Some of the topics you will cover in this class are:

  • Importance of the food worker's role
  • Food service skills
  • Food safety
  • Medical nutrition therapy
  • Sensitivity training
  • Teamwork (Team STEPPS)
  • Conflict management
  • Customer service skills
  • How to reduce waste and reduce cost
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Registration Information: 

Download and print the application form below.  

The worker should fill out and sign the top portion, Part One, of the form, and the manager completes Part Two.

Completed form needs to be faxed to Harrisburg at 1-717-232-1923 or you can scan and email the form to

Registration Form: 
Class Photo Meadville Dietary Skills