What is Training Needs Assessment?“Training needs assessment is the systematic effort that we make to gather opinions and ideas from a variety of sources on performance problems or new systems and technologies.”
Why do a Needs Assessment?• To make sure we are applying the right solution to the problem• To identify what learning will be accomplished• To identify what changes in behavior and performance are expected• To determine the expected economic costs and benefits
Person’s analysis measuresGeneral characteristicsSpecific knowledge and skillLearning stylesSpecial needs
INDUSTRIAL IMPLICATION OF TNA Training need analysis is conducted to determine whether resources required are available or not. It helps to plan the budget of the company Tells areas where training is required It also highlights the occasions where training might not be appropriate but requires alternate action.