Training: its importance and responsiveness to changing needs

  • David R. Waugh


One of the reasons why large and successful corporations maintain their competitive edge is because they constantly track developments in the market and ensure that their staff at all levels are best equipped to take advantage of emerging situations. In other words, frequent and appropriate training of personnel is a key element for success. In relation to the functions of protected areas, and how these must evolve for better integration of resource use with biodiversity protection, the success of a protected area management authority must also include well focused training of staff. This chapter discusses some of the issues involved, and indicates some priorities for training in a changing world.


Protected Area Visitor Centre Junior Staff Training Audit Successful Corporation 
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