Training Needs Assessment: A Must for Developing an Effective Training Program

@article{Brown2002TrainingNA,
  title={Training Needs Assessment: A Must for Developing an Effective Training Program},
  author={Judith Brown},
  journal={Public Personnel Management},
  year={2002},
  volume={31},
  pages={569 - 578}
}
  • Judith Brown
  • Published 1 December 2002
  • Education, Business
  • Public Personnel Management
Training needs assessment is an ongoing process of gathering data to determine what training needs exist so that training can be developed to help the organization accomplish its objectives. Conducting needs assessment is fundamental to the success of a training program. Often, organizations will develop and implement training without first conducting a needs analysis. These organizations run the risk of overdoing training, doing too little training, or missing the point completely. 

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