Directors Academy



The Academy is an in-depth training for school food service directors that is facilitated by the recruitment and training committee of the association. It is designed to provide the practical business skills for school food service administration. Invaluable resources will be provided for all child nutrition directors, while also establishing a mentoring program and networking format throughout the state.

The Academy offers a four-part series of comprehensive courses in school food service management. Courses will cover eight key areas pertinent to operating a sound, successful school food service program. A highly qualified team of instructors will guide participants through each course and share insights reached through years of hands on experience.

The Academy is a (32) hour course and the fee is $550.00



The Directors Academy will be held in conjunction with the first board meeting and second board meeting:

October 3-4, 2018


Location: Austin Marriott South
Phone: (512) 441-7900
4415 South IH-35   Austin, TX 78744
Hotel Cut-off Date: September 28, 2018

February 5-6, 2019


Location: Austin Marriott South
Phone: (512) 441-7900
4415 South IH-35 Austin, TX 78744

Registration Deadline: September 12, 2018

Directors Academy pending until confirmation of speakers



Download the 2017-2018 TASN Directors Academy application here (PDF)

For more information about the Academy, please contact us at 512-371-0087 or email info@tasn.net.