Consultancy

Cognitive Task Analysis

Our clients

  • Association of Information and Image Management (USA)
  • Bank Indonesia
  • Bank Negara Malaysia
  • British Council (global)
  • CapitaLand
  • Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore
  • Competition Commission of Singapore
  • Defence Science & Technology Agency
  • Department of Transport (Abu Dhabi)
  • Food and Agriculture Organisation (Italy)
  • Health Promotion Board
  • Housing & Development Board
  • Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore
  • Institute of Technical Education
  • IE Singapore
  • International Fund for Agricultural Development (Italy)
  • Islamic Development Bank (Saudi Arabia)
  • Jardine Group (Hong Kong)
  • Keppel Land
  • Maxis (Malaysia)
  • Ministry of Law
  • Ministry of Manpower
  • Ministry of Trade and Industry
  • National Library Board
  • National Science Foundation (USA)
  • PETRONAS
  • Public Service Division
  • Singapore Army
  • Singapore Customs
  • Singapore Sports Council
  • SUT Sakra Pte Ltd
  • Workforce Development Agency
  • Yokogawa Engineering Asia Pte Ltd

How is it that experts are able to make faster and better decisions than novices? What are the cues that they look out for? How can we identify what special knowledge experts and very experienced people have, so that we can transfer it to other staff? Cognitive Task Analysis (CTA) is a term that describes a suite of tools and methods for identifying, understanding and representing what experts know. Practical applications of these techniques were pioneered by Dr Gary Klein of Klein Associates (now Applied Research Associates).

Cognitive Task Analysis can be used to:

All our Straits Knowledge consultants are trained by Dr Klein in cognitive task analysis techniques.