Business Services

Learning & Development

Learning & Development

Cooperative growth opportunities through education.

An investment in your employees means an investment in your cooperative. CHS offers learning and development opportunities for producers, retailers, sales teams, management and more. All designed based on the changing needs of our industry. All designed to help employees grow and succeed.

Is your business prepared for what lies ahead? How do you plan to meet your goals for growth? CHS conferences and classes can help you get there.
  • Commodity Hedging Classes

    CHS Hedging educational programs are geared toward helping businesses and individuals better understand and establish long-term commodity price risk management. Classes and workshops are offered at specific times of the year, but, upon request, can be customized and delivered on-site.

  • Food Safety Training

    Certified by the National Restaurant Association, the ServSafe program provides food safety training and addresses the most urgent food safety challenges. ServSafe is the most widely accepted food safety training among local, state and federal health departments and the one-day course includes the nationally-recognized exam.

  • Leadership Programs

    Leaders never stop growing and our learning and development programs are developed to help leaders be even more successful. Offerings cover a broad spectrum of topics including: core principles of effective management, understanding of advanced financing tools, and effective coaching skills.

  • Leadership Conferences

    Our leadership conferences are designed to bring leaders together to learn from top industry experts and one another. These conferences are multi-day sessions that focus on developing leadership skills, challenging the status quo, providing insight into the industry or market, and offer opportunities to network with peers.

  • Sales Training

    Differentiating your sales team through Action Selling training will allow you to differentiate your company, your products and services, and your sales from your competitors. This industry-recognized program offers complete sales process training to assist your sale force in building stronger relationships and truly loyal customers.