Critical Thinking

Course Description

This training session will help the participant understand what critical thinking is, the techniques used based on the different opportunities presented when utilizing critical thinking, and the importance of tackling the challenges presented by both local and global.

This course uses instructor and participant interaction involving classroom discussion, critical thinking role-play. And the development of a toolbox of techniques that can be used as you guide your way through the different scenarios presented to you when utilizing critical thinking. You will gain skills in brainstorming, problem solving, creativity, and creative thinking during this course.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this training session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand what critical thinking is as defined by the instructor
  • Understand what critical thinking techniques can be used when identifying different opportunities are presented
  • Development of a toolbox of techniques that can be utilized when applying critical thinking
  • Learn and experience hands on role-playing, utilizing the toolbox techniques that are created by putting practical
    applications in place when utilizing critical thinking.

Course Length

1 Full Day (8 hours with a 1 hour lunch break and two 15 minute breaks)

Learning Environment


Target Audience

  • Law Enforcement
  • First Responders
  • Firefighters
  • Health Care Workers
  • Individuals

Class Size

Min: 10 Max: 25

Credit Hours

Participants are eligible for 0.7 CEU’s upon completion of the full course.