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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
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