Critical Thinking Skills

Aug 29, 2017 08:00am -
Aug 29, 2017 12:00pm


Event Description

Critical thinking. It's the foundation of most essential workplace skills, including problem solving, decision making, leadership and strategic thinking. It's what helps people find new solutions to tricky problems, avoid emotional thinking and work together more efficiently. It can be the difference between success and failure, and it will give you a skill that will increase your effectiveness in your job.

The program covers the following skill areas –

   At the end of this class you will be able to:

  • define the key steps of critical thinking.
  • use techniques to analyze problems at a deeper level.
  • recognize and avoid critical thinking mistakes.
  • implement the critical thinking process at your organization.

Topics that will be covered:

  • Characteristics of Critical Thinking
  • Curiosity--Awareness--Flexibility--Common Sense
  • Critical Thinking Mistakes
  • Avoiding Rationalization and Emotional Thinking
  • The Critical Thinking Process
  • Turning Thinking into Action

Prerequisites: Individuals that are required to solve problems, evaluate new opportunities and make process decisions.

Advanced Preparation: There is no advanced preparation for this course.

Competencies:  Business Acumen, Decision Making, Problem Solving

Delivery Method: Group-Live

Program Level: Basic to Intermediate

HRCI Accreditation:
Recertification Credit Hours: 7.5
Specified Credit Hours: HR

“The use of this seal confirms that this activity has met HR Certification Institute’s® (HRCI®) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval.”


SHRM Accreditation:
Professional Development Credits awarded: 7.5
AAIM Employers’ Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website:

Recommended CPE Credits: 4.5

Fields of Study: Personal Development, Communications, Behavioral Ethics

Duration: Half-day: 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Member Cost: $307; NonMember Cost: $407

For more information regarding refund, complaint and/or program cancelation policies, please contact AAIM’s Research and Solutions Team at 314-968-3600.​

Event Type:Public Training
Category:Leadership Development
Early registration ends on Oct 17, 2016.
Regular registration starts on Oct 18, 2016 and ends on Aug 28, 2017.
Late registration starts on Aug 29, 2017.

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Registration Fees
Fee TypeEarlyRegularLate
Member Fee: $307.00$307.00$307.00
Non-Member Fee: $407.00$407.00$407.00