ILM Accredited - Critical Thinking 

This instructor-led-training will provide you with the tools you need to think outside-the-box.

Course Overview

  • Course Details         

  • Instructor Led Training
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Workshop size: 25 participants
  • Delivery: Classroom or Online
  • ILM Course Code: E46D-07 

Course Objectives

  • Identify connections, patterns, relationships and links between data
  • Draw conclusions from the analysis
  • Balance perspectives when setting direction
  • Use alternative ways to interpret information

Training Techniques 

  • Experiential learning
  • Case studies
  • Group learning and discussion
  • Individual challenges
  • Collaborative and competitive tasks
  • Training videos
  • Role plays and simulations


Here is what we will cover in
this course

Understanding Critical Thinking

-Functions of the brain
-Types of thinking
-Defining critical thinking

Components of Critical Thinking

-The critical thinking cycle
-Types of Data
- Divergent thinking vs Convergent thinking
-Fact vs opinion
-Skimming vs scanning

Critical Thinking Tools

-6 thinking hats
-The 5 whys
-Pros and cons
-Criteria Checkerboard
-Decision matrix


ILM Assured

The ILM organisation is based in the United Kingdom, guarantees the quality of training through a rigorous auditing and supervisory process.  Through certifying our courses with ILM, you are assured of investing in world-class education and skill development.
Patrick Jones - Course author
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