Problem Solving (Short Course)

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Why Study Problem Solving?

Problems are an inevitable part of life, presenting a wide variety of challenges both at home and in our professional lives.  Some people are naturally more adept at problem solving than others. They instinctively know how to find the best possible solution for all types of issues, enabling them to solve them quickly and effectively.  For others, problem solving skills are not an in-built character trait, but a soft skill that develops with time.  To become a skilled problem solver is to become a highly valued asset in the eyes of employers.  Irrespective of field, sector and status, problem solving skills are universally relevant and of limitless value.  For anyone looking to become a more confident and capable problem solver, this free problem solving skills training course could be the perfect place to start.

By the end of this course the learner will be able to:

Apply Problem Steps and Tools.

All free online certificate courses at Oxford Home Study Centre are 100% free of charge from start to finish.  There is no enrolment fee, all study aids are provided via our online learning platform and all of our courses are self-paced for total flexibility.

Our exclusive free courses provide the perfect opportunity to expand your knowledge, develop new skills and explore new professions.  Upon completion of your free online certificate course, you will have the option of claiming one of three different types of certificates for a small fee:

  1. An official Course Completion Certificate from Oxford Home Study Centre
  2. A CPD Accredited Certificate to boost your CPD profile
  3. An Endorsed Certificate issued by the Quality Licence Scheme

Each of these certificates could prove helpful in supporting future job applications, or helping you climb the career ladder with your current employer. All certificates are 100% optional upon successful completion of your course - available to purchase with your preferred postage option.

For more information on certificate costs, head over to our pricing page or contact a member of the team at Oxford Home Study Centre anytime.


Problem Solving course covers the following key topics:

  • Problem Identification
  • Eight Essentials to Defining a Problem
  • Problem Solving in Action
  • What it Means,
  • Types of Decisions
  • Facts vs. Information
  • Decision-Making Traps



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Course Level Short Course
Awarding Body OHSC
Study Method Online
Course Duration 20 Hours
Entry Requirements Open to All
Start Date Ongoing