1e(v). Define the term training.
It is the act or process of imparting or acquiring particular knowledge or skills, as for a profession.
A). Explain three features of training
- Consistency of practice.- The trainee practices the skill from time to time, over and over again.
- Repetition: the activities involved are greatly strengthened by their repeated use.
- Transfer value: The skill learned must be transferred from one situation to another.
B). Define the term skill and mention its components.
A skill is a practiced, expert way of perceiving a relevant stimulus and then responding to it.
The components of a skill training are:
- Recognition of stimuli
- Appropriate response
- Establishing serial performance, each response providing the new stimuli which in turn evokes a new response and so on.