SNS Credentialing Preparation Course

SNS Credentialing Prep CourseOffered at SNA conferences, this in-person course has been developed by school nutrition professionals with expertise in each of the exam content areas. Based on SNS Exam Study Guide, this training will provide you with a solid platform and supports you with further resources to aid your preparation. For more information and to see when and where this course is being offered see below or visit the SNA Meetings & Events page.

Upcoming Courses

  • Annual National Conference (ANC)
    Saturday, July 11, 2020

Preparing for the SNS Exam

Those who meet the exam eligibility requirements should expect to spend 3-4 months preparing for this comprehensive exam. The SNS Credentialing Exam is currently comprised of 220 multiple choice questions and candidates have four hours to complete it.


The following resources are provided to SNA members preparing for the SNS Credentialing Exam. SNA suggests using all resources available as you prepare.


  • Use of the SNS Credentialing Exam Handbook, SNS Study Guide and related book, will not guarantee passing the SNS Credentialing Exam.
  • The sample questions included in the SNS Handbook and Study Guide are for practice. The sample questions are NOT part of the SNS exam.

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