Session Overview

Dr Edward de Bono’s Six Thinking Hats® is a practical, fast paced, interactive workshop. Individuals and teams will learn to separate thinking into six categories through parallel thinking for analysing issues and generating new ideas. Parallel thinking overcomes confused un-focused discussion and adversarial debate. The Six Thinking Hats® is immediately applicable to the participant’s work and personal life

Who’s it For?

Anyone who wants to improve team-working, hold more productive meetings, generate new ideas and solve problems faster.

What’s Covered?

Session Objectives

  • ​Gain in-depth knowledge of the Six Thinking Hats® framework

  • Learn to use each of the Six Hats

  • Practice focused parallel thinking

  • Sample Lateral Thinking Tool

The Six Thinking Hats®

  • Individual Hat use

  • Short sequences

  • Long sequences for problem solving, ideas generation, evaluation and subject exploration

Lateral Thinking Tools​

Idea generation techniques:

  • Random Word

  • Concept Extraction

An Opportunity to Run a Session
  • Experience the role of the Blue Hat

  • Benefit from feedback on your session

  • Consolidate your learning

  • Plan next steps


Session Benefits

  • Better communication

  • Comprehensive thinking

  • Shorter meetings

  • Easier problem resolution

Workshops are delivered by experienced training and development professionals

Date & Venue

Date will be agreed once booking has been confirmed.
This training course can be run at your premises or we can provide a training venue.

Contact Details

For more information and costs please contact us on 0345 4599710 or email admin@pvhr.com