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Online Course Now Available

A new online course in critical thinking is now available. This course covers the full range of critical thinking skills and has examples and exercises drawn especially from business and management.

The course provides:

  • Full assessment of each learner at every stage
  • Feedback on each exercise for all learners
  • The facility to be able to check the progress of each learner

Please contact us to view a sample of the course.

Secondary Education


For secondary students (throughout the age-range), we can provide half- or full-day sessions developing Critical Thinking skills. These can include working with students who are following an examination course in the subject. All of the following can be provided.

  • Introductory sessions on Critical Thinking
  • Intensive courses for assessments in Critical Thinking (for example, the AS-level)
  • Revision sessions for those following assessments in Critical Thinking (for example, the AS-level)
  • Summer Schools

Contact us for more information or to make a booking.

Materials are available for students to use to develop critical thinking skills. Whether or not you’re doing a course in Critical Thinking, you can use this material (and others like it) to improve your skills in thinking critically. They can be downloaded here.


We bring unrivalled experience in staff training in Critical Thinking. Our trainer, Roy van den Brink-Budgen, has more experience in such training in the UK than anyone else. He also works with teachers in Singapore on a regular basis, as well as with teachers in other countries (including Europe and India).

We provide all of the following.

  • Introductory sessions for teachers new to the subject
  • Looking at new materials and strategies for experienced teachers of the subject
  • Whole-staff sessions on Critical Thinking across the curriculum

Contact us for more information or to make a booking.

Materials are available for teachers in PDF form for them to use with their students. These include detailed suggestions and advice on how to use the content. They can be downloaded here.

Boost Your Teaching – With Critical Thinking

View a video on some examples of Critical Thinking on Teachers Media.

See the “Overview” page for videos by Roy van den Brink-Budgen on critical thinking skills, critical thinking training for teachers, and creativity in critical thinking.

Latest News

16th Sep

videos now with Portuguese subtitles

The two videos on critical thinking that are already on this website can now be seen with Portuguese subtitles. They are already available in this form on You Tube, and will also be on our website shortly. The skills of …
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Posted by: Roy

27th Aug

talk on developing critical and creative thinking

When I was presenting at the International Conference on Thinking in Wellington, New Zealand, in January 2013, I was asked to speak on critical thinking for a short video. In this video I talk about the central importance of creativity …
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Posted by: Roy