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    Date Jun 19, 2019
    Time 9:00am to 5:00pm
    Venue Mandarin Orchard Singapore
    333 Orchard Road
    Singapore 238867
    7% GST will apply
    SGD 490.00
    3 & above: SGD470.00 each
    For Member
    SGD 465.5
    3 & above: SGD446.5 each
    NoteBreakfast, two tea breaks and buffet lunch will be served; complimentary car parking coupon will be provided upon request
    Other Date(s)1) Sep 11, 2019
    2) Dec 11, 2019
    You may reach us via
    T: (65) 9879 6267
    To register via fax, fill in This Form and fax to (65) 6310 5430.
    We live in a knowledge-based society, and the more critical you think the better your knowledge will be. Critical Thinking provides you with the skills to analyze and evaluate information so that you can obtain the greatest amount of knowledge from it. It provides the best chance of making the correct decision and minimizes damages if a mistake does occur.

    Critical Thinking will lead us to be a more rational and disciplined thinker. It will reduce your prejudice and bias which will provide you a better understanding of your environment. This course will provide you the skills to evaluate, identify, and distinguish between relevant and irrelevant information. It will lead you to be more productive in your career and provide a great skill in your everyday life.
    In this workshop, you will discover how to:
    1. Understand the components of critical thinking
    2. Utilize non-linear thinking
    3. Use logical thinking
    4. Recognize what it means to be a critical thinker
    5. Evaluate information using critical thinking skills
    6. Identify the benefits of critical thinking
    7. Revise perspective, when necessary
    8. Comprehend problem solving abilities
    Module 1: Components of Critical Thinking
    • Applying Reason
    • Open Mindedness
    • Analysis
    • Logic

    Module 2: Non-Linear Thinking<
    • Step Out of Your Comfort Zone
    • Don’t Jump to Conclusions
    • Expect and Initiate Change
    • Being Ready to Adapt

    Module 3: Logical Thinking
    • Ask the Right Questions
    • Organize the Data
    • Evaluate the Information
    • Draw Conclusions

    Module 4: Critical Thinkers
    • Active Listening
    • Be Curious
    • Be Disciplined
    • Be Humble
    • Seeing the Big Picture
    • Objectivity
    • Using Your Emotions
    • Being Self-Aware

    Module 5: Evaluate the Information
    • Making Assumptions
    • Watch out for the Bias
    • Ask Clarifying Questions
    • SWOT Analysis

    Module 6: Benefits of Critical Thinking
    • Being More Persuasive
    • Better Communication
    • Better Problem Solving
    • Increased Emotional Intelligence

    Module 7: Changing Your Perspective
    • Limitations of Your Point of View
    • Considering Others Viewpoint
    • Influences on Bias
    • When New Information Arrives

    Module 8: Problem Solving
    • Identify Inconsistencies
    • Trust Your Instincts
    • Asking Why?
    • Evaluate the Solution(s)
    • Retaining Your New Skills
    • Reflect and Learn From Mistakes
    • Always Ask Questions
    • Practicing Critical Thinking
    Who should attend
    Executives and managers who want to acquire a positive approach to better relationships and influence skill. To move and direct people into a positive direction. Tapping on strengths and values that work.
    Participants will experience the theory and practice of what they learn with the use of:

    Lecturing, Case study, Group Discussions & Sharing, Role Play, Activities & Reflection
    The Critical Thinking workshop is unique and fun. The participants were active in learning and sharing. Facilitator Ivan Phua challenged and engaged the participants to stretch their thinking skills and be creative and innovative. I learned to see things in a different perspective. Thanks you!
    Ms. Juliana Boey, HR Assistant Manager, Recruitment.

    Ivan Phua delivered the Critical Thinking workshop in a different and fun was with lots of activities and engagement. Most of all, he helped us relate to our workplace challenges and got us to think positively and creatively. We learned much from him and from each other.
    Melissa Bei, Admin Manager, Trading.

    The ability to learn through doing and encouragement from the trainer. The (Critical Thinking) workshop had also helped me to discover more about myself and reminded me of what I’ve learned in the workshop to put to practice at my workplace.
    Sylvia Thay, Medical Technologist, Research.

    "Trainer was passionate in delivering the workshop."
    Shirley Sew, Operations Manager

    "Trainer gave lots of practical examples. Interesting and insightful workshop."
    Terence Wong, Training Manager

    "Facilitator is excellent. Able to instill interest in the subject and shared interesting and funny real-life examples."
    Ravi Manalur, Store Manager

    Tools are useful practical. Enjoyed the exercises. Enjoyed the course. Thank you!
    Home Team Behavioural Sciences Centre

    Ivan is friendly and approachable. Tools taught was pragmatics and immediately applicable to my work. Riddles were fun and help to explain ideas taught. Trainer engages the group well and share beyond what is in the course objectives.
    National Institute of Education

    It helps me discover my critical thinking style now able to probe more by asking open ended questions to clarify. The workshop helps me not to make assumptions. Need to look at the big picture and look at issues in a different perspective in mind. Trainer has good projection of voice and helps to deepen understanding when in doubt. Able to solve problems confidently with all the tools taught. The trainer is very interactive and actively encourage the trainee to contribute ideas & think of solutions. It's a great experience here!
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    Ivan Phua's Profile
    A dedicated professional in Learning and Development, Ivan has been involved with the design, development and implementation of Leadership and People Management and Service Excellence training programmes in various industries. An ACTA Certified Trainer and a Certified Executive Transformation Coach, he is also a Certified Behavioural and Career Consultant (CBCC), Certified Advanced Behavioural Analyst (CABA), Certified CareerKeys™ and PersonalityKeys™ trainer and Certified The Leadership Challenge (TLC) facilitator.

    He has conducted numerous Corporate and Public Workshops, Learning Journeys for Institutes of Higher Learning (IHL), coaching sessions, Personality and Career Profiling and consultations.

    Ivan has trained staff from different industries on Critical Thinking, Stakeholder Engagement, Leadership and Influence, Appreciative Inquiry, Change Management, Customer Service Excellence, Public Speaking, Presentation Skills, Conflict Resolution, Team Building and Stress Management. His clientele ranges from Corporations, ATOs, CET Centres, F&B, Retail and Service Chains, Education Institutions and others.

    Executive Transformation Coach (ICF)
    Ministry of Education (MOE) accredited Trainer, Singapore.
    Family Life Education (FLE) Facilitator, Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF).
    Marriage Preparation Course (MPC) Facilitator.
    “Prepare/Enrich” Psychometric Profiling Facilitator.
    BSc (Hons) Upper, Psychology, University of Derby.
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