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refresher course

a short educational course for people to review their subject and developments in it
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The programme of the current refresher course includes model lessons on modern techniques of teaching, sessions for exchange of ideas on subtle ways to impart knowledge, training of capability to use the computer and seminars on a number of relative themes including the 'role of teacher in reformation and betterment of society', 'importance of technical education for the progress of the society', 'basic elements of national integration' and 'comprehensive system of education'.
In addition to a comprehensive induction program for the onboarding of new employees, Imtiaz Academy will ensure Isnaad's staff are kept up-to-date on the latest industry developments by providing regular refresher courses for all of its team members.
Addressing the ceremony, Director General Punjab Emergency, Dr Rizwan Naseer congratulated the EMTs on successful completion of first advance refresher course. He said that refreshers courses are extremely important to enhance the professional capacity of the staff in accordance with modern guidelines.
The refresher course provided training on the proper application of fluoride varnish, pits and fissure sealants, and glass ionomer cement.
A refresher course for drivers over a certain age at the renewal of the driver's license is offered by the President of the Association of Trainers in Auto-Moto Training Yonko Ivanov.
By AGEWA MAGUTAbout 11,000 long distance drivers will go through a refresher course in a bid to reduce road fatalities, the National Transport and Safety Authority has announced.The refresher course, which will be taught using the new curriculum developed by the authority, is currently targeting commuter drivers who operate at night in order to reduce the number of accidents.
LAHORE: A two-day first aid refresher course for the office staff of Punjab Highway Patrol (PHP) was held here on Wednesday.According to the PHP spokesman, 25 staffers ofthe PHP office in Lahore region and LahorePHP DSP participated in the refresher course on the instructions of Additional IG Patrolling Amjid Javid Saleemi.
He said some unit members were attending a special skills and capability refresher course at the Division Training School here.
Offered annually by the In-Mold Decorating Association (IMDA) since 1989, it is an introductory IML and in-mold decorating (IMD) course designed for those considering entry into the markets, as well as a refresher course for experienced participants in the field.
Wormsley (2001) reported on a successful literary braille refresher course that incorporated video teleconferencing.