Safety Essentials

Root Cause Analysis

The in this course participants will learn about the benefits of undertaking a thorough root cause analysis in the event of an incident in the workplace

What's included?

Course Description 

In this module, participants will learn about the benefits of undertaking a thorough root cause analysis in the event of an incident in the workplace.

We will look at the different tools available in order to most effectively identify what caused the incident in question and establish how to ensure that a similar incident cannot happen again.

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, you should be able to:

  • Explain what Root Cause Analysis actually is
  • Describe the impact of human involvement in events. 
  • Describe the seven steps of the Route Cause Analysis process 
  • Explain the importance of the problem statement 
  • Identify the techniques used when carrying out Root Cause Analysis 
  • Discuss how corrective actions are identified and implemented