deBono Thinking Systems

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q Do I need to be a Certified Trainer to be able to order de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ materials?
A Our core course materials are only available to Certified Trainers via a dBTS Authorized Distributor. Additional support materials, books, and other miscellaneous items may be purchase via our Product Catalog.

For more information on how to obtain materials or schedule training, please contact an Authorized Distributor in your region.


Q How do I find a de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ Certified Trainer in my region?
A Please refer to our Certified Trainer page or contact an Authorized Distributor in your region.


Q What is the difference between a Certified Trainer and a Master Trainer?
A A Certified Trainer has completed the requisite dBTS Certification course for the program for which they are seeking Certification status and has been approved by a Master Trainer to be able to teach core dBTS courses.

Master Trainers have completed at least 300 hours of training, achieved a high level of experience and have proven their ability to master the de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ programs. Master Trainers are the ONLY authorized trainers who may conduct dBTS Certification courses.


Q How can I become an Authorized Distributor of the de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ training and products?
A In order to become a dBTS Authorized Distributor, a company must complete an Authorized Distributor Application and interview process. For more information, please Contact Us at de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ.


Q In what languages are the de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ programs available?
A de Bono Thinking SystemsŪ programs are available in limited release in the following languages: English, Chinese (Simplified Mandarin), Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Portuguese, Romanian, Spanish and Turkish. For a complete list of available translations, please click here.

For more information on our course translations or to schedule training, please contact an Authorized Distributor in your region.