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Consensus Decision Making (classroom)

Course description

This course shows how to use consensus decision making in the partnership and unit-based team environment and explains the critical elements in a consensus decision.

Path to Performance

Level 1, 2


  • 90 minutes (classroom)
  • 30 minutes (online)


Who should attend

Anyone seeking a basic understanding of consensus and how the consensus decision-making process works. This includes labor, management and physician members of a unit-based team, Labor Management Partnership and unit-based team consultants, improvement advisors and Union Partnership Representatives.

Course requirements

Labor Management Partnership Orientation (LMPO)


Agreement/Trust - ColorTools for Making Decisions

Use these tools to perfect your skills in making decisions by consensus. 

Enrollment information


For in-person classroom training, contact your regional training leaders for more information.


This course is available online to all Kaiser Permanente employees; you must be connected to the KP intranet and have an NUID to access this training. Use the link below or visit KP Learn and search on the course ID. Access the course directly through KP Learn.

Course ID in KP Learn: 00359979


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