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reskill

verb
 
 
/ˌriːˈskɪl/ HR, WORKPLACE
[I] to learn new skills so that you can do a different job: I applied for a training grant so that I could reskill.
[T] to train people to do a different job: The company has plans to retrain and reskill the shop floor workers who are likely to lose their jobs.
(Definition of reskill from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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