Socrates Workforce Solutions is an Industry Leader in the design and delivery of skills training and development in Ireland. We are unique in being able to provide training that covers the Four Quadrants of Cognitive Skills, Technology Skills, Organisation Development and Workforce Capability.
Our principals have extensive Industry experience and have taught at Universities to Degree and Masters Levels.
The primary purpose of this Course is to inform the student of Analytical Problem Solving Frameworks and Tools.
LO1 Differentiate between Analytical and Inventive Thinking Methodologies
LO2 Use Critical thinking techniques and Socratic questioning to test assumptions and logic
LO3 Design and modify detection and containment strategies ; Determine Impact and Success criteria
LO4 Understand commonly used Analytical PS frameworks – their differences and merits
LO5 Use tools to obtain a Problem Statement
LO6 Use tools to Characterise a Problem
LO7 ID Models and understand process required to Validate Models
The primary purpose of this Course is to inform the student of Analytical Problem Solving Frameworks and Tools. The course will take the student through a logical sequence which can be followed for business, service and engineering problems. For each step in the process a number of tools will be suggested. The course is heavily weighted towards case studies and team exercises.
Paul is a leading expert in Analytical and Innventive Thinking. He has designed and led Analytical Problem Solving initiatives and teams.
He has worked as an Engineering Manager, Engineer and Instructor for Academic, Industry and Military organizations in Ireland, the USA, Saudi Arabia, Australia, China and France and has 36 years relevant experience.
He holds an MSc in Applied Physics and is a Certified Lean 6 Sigma Black Belt.
Assessment & certification
Who should attend
This program is intended for Engineers, Managers and individuals working in a variety of Industries and sectors including Manufacturing, Pharma, Medical, Food, Engineering, Finance, and Services.