Staff training and development is one of the fundamental objectives of the personnel policies of Colleges. However much research has not been conducted in the field, as a result, there is dearth of literature on this subject. Nevertheless, the few available and accessible ones would be reviewed.
Kablr (1990) conducted research on staff development -and training In Federal 'College of Education (Technical) Gombe, Specifically Kabir studied the objectives of the training programs„ the process of selection of trainees and the organization of the training program.
Kabir identified lack of funds as the main problem militating against the programs, and he recommended that the College should budget more money for the programs. He also recommended periodic seminars for the staff.