This online Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis course is designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to respond effectively to incidents by following a well-defined process for investigations. While there are several different investigation techniques that can be used in any given set of circumstances, this course focuses on the 5-WHY Technique.
After completing this course, learners will be able to:
This online Accident/Incident Investigation course is designed to help individuals who will be investigating workplace accidents/incidents understand the purpose and process of accident/incident investigation. After completing this course, an understanding should be gained of how to recognize and distinguish between immediate (or direct) causes of accidents/incidents and the underlying (or root) causes, and how to develop recommendations for corrective actions to prevent them from recurring.
Safety audits help employers reduce and prevent the unfortunate result of workplace hazards. Even one hazardous incident has the potential to negatively impact an organization, including an illness, injury or death of an employee, as well as damaged property. Conducting audits also sends a clear message to employees that their safety is a top priority and encourages collaborative efforts to create and maintain a hazard-free workplace.