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Average Training Hours

The total hours spent on training in fiscal year 2016 was 526,242. This equated to approximately 27 hours of training per employee.

In order to support our tradition of fostering long-term employment through promoting from within, employees receive formal training throughout their careers at Hormel Foods, applicable to their levels of responsibility and expertise.

The total hours spent on training in fiscal year 2016 was 526,242. This equated to approximately 27 hours of training per employee. For additional information about our training programs, please visit our corporate site.

Employees are also trained on policies and procedures concerning aspects of human rights that are relevant to our operations. In 2016, approximately 7,150 hours were spent on human rights training (some of these hours may be included in our total training hours as well).

7150
Human Rights Training Hours

Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Notes

  • G4-HR2

    Total hours of employee training on human rights policies or procedures concerning aspects of human rights that are relevant to operations, including the percentage of employees trained.

  • G4-LA9

    Average hours of training per year per employee by gender and employee category.

  • G4-LA10

    Programs for skills management and lifelong learning that support the continued employability of employees and assist them in managing career endings.

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