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Workplace Violence by Kim Kerr

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13

TRAINING

INTRODUCTION

Anyone who has ever spent time in the military, mastered a musical instrument, learned a new language, or participated in any organized sports will recall the importance of training and practice. In the case of WPV training, people should be trained to develop skills that hopefully never have to be used in a real-life situation.

Law enforcement, first responders, and firefighters are constantly training to combat the negatives of life, whether the activity includes climbing ladders to fight a fire or facing an active shooter. This is not a skill a person is drawn to in most businesses and organizations. In fact, someone might choose such a profession with some idea that the risk for violence is decreased. In other words, ...

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