A DM may allow a player to train, learning a language or tool proficiency in their downtime. In order to train, a player needs the following:
Complications while training typically involve the teacher. There is a 10 percent chance for every 10 workweeks spent training that a complication occurs. A DM can choose whether to use complications, and can create their own complications if they wish.
|1||Complication: Your instructor disappears, forcing you to spend one workweek finding a new one.†|
|2||Complication: Your teacher instructs you in rare, archaic methods, which draw comments from others.|
|3||Complication: Your teacher is a spy sent to learn your plans.†|
|4||Complication: Your teacher is a wanted criminal.|
|5||Complication: Your teacher is a cruel taskmaster.|
|6||Complication: Your teacher asks for help dealing with a threat.|