The Prime Problem Solving curriculum provides valuable insights and best practices for all levels of professionals who want to more effectively resolve workplace challenges.
The Prime Problem Solving curriculum introduces easy-to-use strategies to solve a variety of workplace challenges from problems of small magnitude to those having a substantial impact on the organization.
Certification: PDU Credits: 33 PDUs
Skill Level: All levels
Target Audience: Professionals who want to resolve workplace challenges more effectively.
Here is a complete informational listing of the courses in the Prime Problem Solving curriculum.
|1.5 hrs||Solve Problems Together||This course helps learners to recognize and identify the groups and individual roles in the problem solving process.|
|1.5 hrs||The Problem Solving Process||This course outlines the fundamental steps for effective problem solving and identifies attitudinal characteristics that facilitate success.|
|2.5 hrs||Analyze Problems Creatively||This course introduces learners to several problem resolution methods. Tips for successfully facilitating a brainstorming session are also provided.|
|3 hrs||Determine the Real Problem||This course describes how to create a focused problem statement using the Occam's Razor method.|
|1.5 hrs||Use Investigative Tools||This course introduces process-oriented methods that assist in the analysis of various elements associated with a stated problem.|
|2.5 hrs||Gather Evidence||This course describes several data gathering techniques that can be used to improve problem analysis procedures and the resulting decisions.|
|3 hrs||Interpret Data||This course explains how to use visual tools to interpret data.|
|2 hrs||Solve Problems Methodically||This course introduces Force Field Analysis and Solutions Fishbone Diagram problem solving techniques.|
|1.5 hrs||Group-Based Solutions||This course introduces Modified-Delphi, swapping, and visualization problem solving techniques.|
|1.5 hrs||Cost-Benefit Solutions||This course helps learners to recognize and apply cost-benefit analysis procedures.|
|1.5 hrs||Sell Your Solution||This course provides a series of helpful tips to persuade decision-makers to approve the proposed solution.|
|1.5 hrs||Implement Decisions||This course helps learners to identify progress points and areas for future improvement at the conclusion of the problem resolution process.|
|2.5 hrs||Working Together||This course introduces several strategies to recognize and overcome challenges that can hamper a general group consensus.|
|1.5 hrs||The Nature of Groups||This course provides insightful perspectives into the unpredictability of group dynamics. Tips to recognize challenging behaviors and suggestions for successfully managing group responses are presented.|
|1.5 hrs||Ensure Group Success||This course describes four methods to generate successful problem solving decisions.|