Dec 20

POST Personality-Based Competencies – Decision-Making/Judgment


Dimension 8: Decision-Making/Judgment:

Decision-Making/Judgment involves common sense and the ability to make sound decisions, demonstrated by the ability to properly and quickly assess situations to determine/take appropriate action. It also involves the ability to examine information to determine what is/is not important, and then use that information effectively. It includes:

• Thinking on your feet, using proper judgment and efficient problem solving skills;
• Prioritizing competing demands;
• Developing creative and innovative solutions to problems;
• Making proper decisions after collecting and considering important information; and
• Applying deductive and inductive reasoning, as needed.

For more information regarding POST Personality-Based Competencies, click the link below:
Peace Officer Psychological Screening Manual

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