Training Courses

Title: Minor Incident Cause Analysis Workshop


Topics include

  • Human performance fundamentals from a cause analysis perspective
  • Proven cause analysis processes, tools, and techniques
  • Structured approaches for determining the Extent of Condition
  • Analyzing prior occurrences for relevance to the incident under investigation
  • Identifying and correcting all of the causes behind the human behaviors and equipment failures that produced the incident
  • Identifying and correcting contributing factors that allowed the incident to be more consequential than it otherwise would have been
  • Elements of lean and effective corrective action plans

Attendees will participate in numerous hands-on experiential learning activities, such as:

  • Determining Human Error Types
  • Interviewing
  • Barrier Analysis
  • Event and Causal Factors Charting
  • Fault Tree Analysis
  • Why Analysis
  • Extent of Condition Determination
  • Identifying Optimal Corrective Actions


Our Minor Incident Cause Analysis Workshop improves the capability of organizations to perform effective investigations for moderately significant problems, thereby improving safety, quality and productivity. The course equips highly experienced analysts, individuals seeking initial training as analysts, and managers responsible for incident investigations with knowledge and skills that facilitate performing better investigations and identifying stronger corrective action plans.

Duration & Delivery Format: 2 Days – Classroom