Training Course Calendar - Capital Area Food Bank
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Partnering to End Hunger

This hour and a half long training for potential CAFB partner organizations provides information about the work of the CAFB, the benefits of formal partnership, and the partnership application process. Registration is not required.

Training Schedule by Location:

Located at the Training Kitchen of the CAFB Bedford Falls Foundation Distribution Center:

  • January 6, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • January 27, 2020 @ 9: 45 AM
  • February 10, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • February 24, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • March 9, 2020 @ 5:45 PM
  • March 23, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • April 6, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • April 20, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • May 4, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • May 18, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • June 8, 2020 @ 5:45 PM
  • June 22, 2020 @ 9:45 PM
  • July 6, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • July 20, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • August 3, 2020 @ 9:45  AM
  • August 17, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • September 7, 2020 @ 5:45 PM
  • September 21, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • October 5, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • October 19, 2020 @ 9:45 AM

Located at the CAFB Lorton Distribution Center, 6833 Hill Park Dr., Lorton, VA 22079:

  • Trainings at this location are TBD. Please check back for more information.

SMART Shopping

This hour and forty-five minute long training equips representatives of current or new CAFB partner organizations with the information necessary to access the CAFB’s food inventory through its online menu and shopping floor and provides information about pantry safety and food coding. Registration is not required. All trainings will be held at the Training Kitchen of the CAFB Bedford Falls Foundation Distribution Center.

Training Schedule by Location:

Located at the Training Kitchen of the CAFB Bedford Falls Foundation Distribution Center:

  • March 16, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • March 30, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • April 13, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • April 27, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • May 11, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • May 25, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • June 15, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • June 29, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • July 13, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • July 27, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • August 10, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • August 24, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • September 14, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • September 28, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • October 12, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • October 26, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • November 9, 2020 @ 9:45 AM
  • December 7, 2020 @ 9:45 AM

Located at the CAFB Lorton Distribution Center, 6833 Hill Park Dr., Lorton, VA 22079:

  • March 9,2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • March 23, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • April 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • April 20, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • May 4, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • May 18, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • June 1, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • June 15, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • July 29, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • July 6, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • July 20, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • August 3, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • August 17, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • September 7, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • September 21, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • October 5, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • October 19, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • November 2, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • November 16, 2020 @ 10:00 AM (en español)
  • November 30, 2020 @ 10:00 AM
  • December 14, 2020 @ 10:00 AM

PartnerLink Troubleshooting Training

Notice to Partners

To better service our valued partners, the CAFB has updated our inventory and ordering systems. We understand that the upgrade from Primarius Web Windows to PartnerLink can present challenges in accessing the system and placing orders. To help ensure ease of placing orders and timely order fulfillment, the CAFB is hosting PartnerLink Troubleshooting trainings. Please see below to RSVP for a training, and do not hesitate to reach out to our Customer Service teams in DC and NOVA with additional questions. Thank you for your patience with us as we work to improve and streamline our partner services.

Located at the Training Kitchen of the CAFB Bedford Falls Foundation Distribution Center. Please RSVP to Customer Service.

  • Tuesday, February 25th 12pm-2pm
  • Thursday, February 27th 10am-12pm
  • Friday, February 28th 1pm-3pm
  • Monday, March 2nd 10am-12pm

Located at the CAFB Lorton Distribution Center, 6833 Hill Park Dr., Lorton, VA 22079. Please RSVP to Customer Service.

  • Check back for training dates.