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English definition of “training”

training

noun [U]     /ˈtreɪnɪŋ/
WORKPLACE, HR the activity of learning or teaching the skills and knowledge needed for a particular job or activity : Every new sales recruit must do an initial training period . It is a three-stage examination , with a considerable element of on-the-job training required .be in training In some cases , junior doctors still in training have been enlisted to teach .give/offer/provide training Providing adequate training helps to develop a high level of motivation in a sales force .have/get/receive training She has received very little training.
→ See also assertiveness training, computer-based training, management training, sensitivity training
(Definition of training noun from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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