Workshop Information

Training Workshop Agenda

This a sample agenda for the NDSR Training Workshop. Computers and Training Manuals are provided. Please bring your own note-taking utensils and materials as needed. Attire is business casual.


Directions to NCC are available here (Page 2 contains map with both hotels marked). Arrive at least one day prior to the workshop and depart no earlier than 6 p.m. on the second day of the workshop.


Day One: (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

  • NDSR Database
  • NDSR Software Features
  • Data Entry Practice
  • Demonstration of a Dietary Interview
  • Dietary Interview Practice
  • Create Backup Files


Day Two: (8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.)

  • Practice Data Entry Editing
  • Restoring Files
  • User Recipe Records
  • Missing Foods/New Foods
  • DSAM User Product Records
  • NDSR Reports
  • Food Record Entry
  • Quality Assurance
  • Output Files
  • Dietary Interview Practice