Generally, Training Studies programs involve sports/athletics and education/teacher training (for teacher training see Education). The example given is in the area of sports/athletics.
With a PhD
at Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas
you will typically have received a solid grounding in such fields as conditioning, an introduction to athletic training, the physiology of exercise, the care and prevention of athletic injuries, sport nutrition, therapeutic exercise and rehabilitation, and clinical evaluation of athletic injuries (upper and lower body).
phd students: you will have engaged in advanced study and research in such areas as pulmonary, cardiovascular and muscular systems, muscle O2 uptake and critical power, the cognitive and psychosocial determinants of human performance and physical activity and health across a research group.