If you want to read a really funny blog, you should visit Harry Hutton’s “Chase me, ladies, I’m in the cavalry“.
Here’s what he thinks about training:
Have to go to another of their stinking training days in a minute. I don’t believe in “training”; I believe you should let people work it out for themselves, then shout at them when they get it wrong.
A lot of managers take that view too, even though they wouldn’t say it out loud.