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crash course (in something)

a short and intense training course in something. I took a crash course in ballroom dancing so we wouldn't look stupid on the dance floor.
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keep in training

to maintain oneself in good physical condition. I try to keep in training so I will live longer. Try to keep in training.
See also: keep, training

crash course

A short, intensive training course, as in Daisy planned to take a crash course in cooking before she got married. [Colloquial; mid-1900s]
See also: course, crash
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A huge problem in the industry, though, is that those skills are not documented because the training systems, except for the maintenance trades, have traditionally been informal.
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While some training programs have led to increased knowledge among staff, few have been shown to produce sustained improvements in nursing behavior.
Another important characteristic of today's firms is rapid change (Tetenbaum, 1998; Tushman & Nadler, 1999), which greatly affects training necessities.
The high-intensity training methods began with Arthur Jones, the founder of the Nautilus line of strength training equipment.
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Our team understands the future needs and technical challenges associated with the requirement to integrate virtual, live, and constructive training systems with the Army's current and future operational systems.
Fort Gordon, Georgia, receives soldiers directly from Fort Jackson (approximately 150 km away) and other basic training centers.
Kitchen staff may come and go, but one way to ensure a successful commercial kitchen operation each year is to conduct in-house training for new, returning, summer-only, and year-round cooks.
Further, you must design training curriculums, locate training sources, free up dollars (and use them wisely) and then tirelessly measure whether the training was effective.
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