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Decision Making Skills Training Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Decision Making

  • What is Decision Making?
  • What are Decision Making Skills?
  • Importance of Decision Making
  • Elements of Decision Making
  • Characteristics of Decision Making
  • Types of Decision Making
  • Approaches to Decision Making
  • Different Ways to Make Decisions
  • Differences Between Individual and Group Decisions

Module 2: Factors Influencing Decisions

  • Programmed Vs Non Programmed Decisions
  • Information Inputs
  • Prejudice
  • Cognitive Constraints
  • Attitudes About Risk and Uncertainty
  • Personal Habits
  • Social and Cultural Influences

Module 3: Decision Making Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • Leadership
  • Reasoning
  • Intuition
  • Teamwork
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Creativity
  • Time Management

Module 4: Steps to Effective Decision Making

  • Identify Decision
  • Gather Relevant Information
  • Identify Alternatives
  • Weigh Evidence
  • Choose Among Alternatives
  • Take Action
  • Review Decision

Module 5: Techniques and Methods of Decision Making

  • Marginal Analysis
  • Co-Effectiveness Analysis
  • Operations Research
  • Linear Programming

Module 6: Principles of Decision Making

  • Theories in Decision Making
    • Marginal Theory
    • Mathematical Theory
    • Psychological Theory
  • Principles of
    • Limiting Factors
    • Alternatives
    • Participation

Module 7: Models of Decision Making

  • Rational/Normative Model-Economic Man
  • Non-Rational/Administrative Model

Module 8: Decision Making in Today's World

  • How to Improve Decision-Making Skills?
  • How much does Hierarchy Matter?
  • Top Down Vs Bottom Up Decision Making
  • Decision Making in an Uncertain and Confusing World
  • How can Cutting Edge Technologies Enable Better Decision Making?

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Who should attend this Decision Making Skills Training Course?

The Decision Making Skills Training Course is ideal for individuals across various professional levels and industries who want to enhance their ability to make effective and well-informed decisions. This course can benefit a wide range of professionals, including:

  • Managers
  • Team Leaders
  • Supervisors
  • Department Heads
  • Project Managers
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Business Owners

Prerequisites of the Decision Making Skills Training Course

There are no formal prerequisites for this DecisionMaking Skills Course.

Decision Making Skills Training Course Overview

Decision Making is a critical skill that influences our ability to make the right choices and avoid biases, making it indispensable in personal and professional life. Effective Decision Making leads to improved productivity, employee satisfaction, and career advancement. This Decision Making Skills Training Course is designed to equip individuals with the knowledge and techniques to make informed decisions and navigate the complexities of the Decision Making process.

Decision Making is essential for professionals across various fields, especially those aspiring to enhance their leadership and management skills. Managers, Supervisors, and Team Leaders should master this skill to lead their teams efficiently and achieve organisational goals. The ability to make sound decisions is a hallmark of effective leadership.

This 1-day Decision Making Skills Training provides delegates with comprehensive knowledge of key decision-making aspects, including influencing factors, techniques, models, and approaches. Our experienced instructors lead interactive sessions to ensure that delegates can apply the principles of effective Decision Making in their professional roles and gain career advancement.

Course Objectives:

  • To understand the key steps to effective Decision Making
  • To explore the various factors influencing decisions
  • To master different approaches to Decision Making
  • To learn techniques for making informed decisions
  • To grasp the principles of effective Decision Making
  • To understand the non-rational/administrative model of Decision Making

Upon completion of this course, delegates will be empowered to make effective and efficient decisions in various situations, manage factors that influence decisions, and lead with confidence in their professional roles. This training opens doors to improved Decision Making skills and leadership capabilities.

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What’s included in this Decision-Making Skills Training Course?

  • World-Class Training Sessions from Experienced Instructors  
  • Decision Making Skills Certificate
  • Digital Delegate Pack

Why choose us

Our Darwin venue


Free Wi-Fi

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Air conditioned

To keep you comfortable during your course we offer a fully air conditioned environment.

Full IT support

IT support is on hand to sort out any unforseen issues that may arise.

Video equipment

This location has full video conferencing equipment.

Darwin is situated in the northern territory of Australia. The population in Darwin has peaked at around 140,000. Darwin has become a gateway to countries such as Indonesia due to its close proximity to South East Asia. Darwin has a tropical climate with a wet and a dry season however it is known for having a consistently warm to hot climate all year round. Darwin’s schools cater for both local and overseas students with nearly 17,000 students enrolled in primary and secondary schools. There are a number of different government and independent schools with around 8,300 students enrolled between them. Darwin has over 30 primary schools and around 12 secondary schools as well as a small number of Catholic and Christian schools. The most popular university is the Charles Darwin University that has both academic and vocational courses on offer.  Almost 6,000 students are enrolled in tertiary and further education courses in Darwin.

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Adina Apartment Hotel, Darwin Waterfront,

7 Kitchener Drive,

Darwin NT 0800,


T: +61 272026926

Ways to take this course

Experience live, interactive learning from home with The Knowledge Academy's Online Instructor-led Decision Making Training in Darwin. Engage directly with expert instructors, mirroring the classroom schedule for a comprehensive learning journey. Enjoy the convenience of virtual learning without compromising on the quality of interaction.

Unlock your potential with The Knowledge Academy's Decision Making Training in Darwin, accessible anytime, anywhere on any device. Enjoy 90 days of online course access, extendable upon request, and benefit from the support of our expert trainers. Elevate your skills at your own pace with our Online Self-paced sessions.

Experience the most sought-after learning style with The Knowledge Academy's Decision Making Training in Darwin. Available in 490+ locations across 190+ countries, our hand-picked Classroom venues offer an invaluable human touch. Immerse yourself in a comprehensive, interactive experience with our expert-led Decision Making Training in Darwin sessions.


Highly experienced trainers

Boost your skills with our expert trainers, boasting 10+ years of real-world experience, ensuring an engaging and informative training experience


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We only use the highest standard of learning facilities to make sure your experience is as comfortable and distraction-free as possible


Small class sizes

Our Classroom courses with limited class sizes foster discussions and provide a personalised, interactive learning environment


Great value for money

Achieve certification without breaking the bank. Find a lower price elsewhere? We'll match it to guarantee you the best value

Streamline large-scale training requirements with The Knowledge Academy's In-house/Onsite at your business premises. Experience expert-led classroom learning from the comfort of your workplace and engage professional development.


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Team building opportunity

Our offers a unique chance for your team to bond and engage in discussions, enriching the learning experience beyond traditional classroom settings


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The course know-how will help you track and evaluate your employees' progression and performance with relative ease

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Decision Making Training in Darwin FAQs

Decision-Making is the process of selecting a choice or course of action from among multiple alternatives. It is a fundamental aspect of human cognition and behavior, as well as an essential component of organisational and managerial processes. Decision-Making involves assessing available options, evaluating their consequences, and ultimately choosing the option that best aligns with one's goals, preferences, or objectives.
Decision Making is of paramount importance for several reasons. Firstly, it is an integral part of our daily lives, shaping our personal and professional trajectories. Whether we're choosing what to eat for breakfast, which career path to pursue, or how to allocate resources in a business, our choices have a direct impact on our well-being and success.
In this Decision Making Skills Training Course, there are no formal prerequisites.
The objectives of this Decision Making Course are multifaceted and aim to equip individuals with the skills, knowledge, and tools necessary to make more effective and informed decisions. Such a course seeks to enhance participants' Decision-Making capabilities by providing them with a structured framework for assessing options, evaluating risks, and considering consequences.
There are several ways of improving Decision Making skills, which includes making plans, remaining assertive about them, setting deadlines, socialising, and being dedicated to continuously learning and improving oneself.
Decision-Making plays an essential role in the planning process of business and is a key function of its success. It is also the most important element of a manager’s activity. The importance of Decision-Making is that it allows individuals to reduce errors and enhance productivity.
This Decision Making Course focuses on topics like the factors influencing decisions, the techniques and methods used to ensure effective Decision Making, the principles associated with it, the various models of Decision Making, and more.
This Decision Making Course can be valuable in a wide range of careers and professions. Decision-Making skills are universally important, and individuals who enhance their ability to make well-informed, effective decisions can excel in various fields. For example, in business and management, decision makers often face complex choices related to strategy, finance, marketing, and operations.
The Knowledge Academy stands out as a prestigious training provider known for its extensive course offerings, expert instructors, adaptable learning formats, and industry recognition. It's a dependable option for those trying to become efficient Decision Makers.
The training fees for Decision Making Course certification in Darwin starts from AUD1895
The Knowledge Academy is the Leading global training provider for Decision Making Course.
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Flexible delivery methods are available depending on your learning style.


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Resources are included for a comprehensive learning experience.

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