About the Course
5 Hours of Training (Available for 30 Days from Start Date)
Online-On Demand Training Content -- Asynchronous
Available 24/7 (Internet Connection Required)
Includes Videos, Quizzes, & Final Exam
PDF’s of Presentation Handouts Included
80% Required on All Quizzes prior to Unlocking Final Exam
2 Hour Final Exam; 80% Required to Pass
Critical Thinking Basics: Benefits, Definitions, Role in Decision Making & Problem Solving
Components & Competencies of Critical Thinking
Understanding & Breaking Down Arguments (Deciding What to Believe)
Obstacles to Critical Thinking: Biases, Fallacies & Resistance
Approaches to Critical Thinking & Intelligent Decision Making
Learn Why Critical Thinking is Important
Learn how to use Facts & Logic to Make Solid Decisions
Become Aware of Fallacies and Biases that Hinder Good Decisions
How to Seek Out & Analyze Information and Logically Evaluate & Choose Between Alternatives
Learn to Think Strategically and Make Effective Decisions
Who Should Attend:
Critical thinking is a core skill needed for every single level in an organization from top to bottom. It should start with executive leadership and engineering, process improvement, quality; then middle management and front line leaders, then finally staff and other employees. Without critical thinking, logical decisions are less abundant and progress is much slower.
Michael is a dynamic Master Trainer delivering courses for more than 30 colleges & 50 other organizations. His training & education includes: Lean Six Sigma Master Black Belt, TOC Jonah (Theory of Constraints), Critical Chain Project Management, B.S.--Computational Physics & Mathematics, and Actuarial Science.
Over the past 20 years, Michael has had the opportunity to drive cultural transformation & significant results in a variety of roles & a wide range of projects for a total of over $40M/yr impact on profit.