Root Cause Analysis

Don’t put a bandage on a problem; fix the issue permanently. Root cause is the fundamental, underlying reason for a problem. This course allows you to identify the cause of a problem, solve it, and prevent it from occurring again. This saves your organization time, money, and resources.

Minneapolis, MN (7152)
Schedule and Travel Info
August 13 – 15, 2014
Member: $1395.00
List: $1595.00
Phoenix, AZ (7182)
Schedule and Travel Info
November 19 – 21, 2014
Member: $1395.00
List: $1595.00
On-Site Training
Need to train a group of five or more? Consider on-site training.

This course will enable participants to understand root cause analysis as a procedure for ascertaining and analyzing the causes of problems in an effort to determine what can be done to solve or prevent them. Consisting of lectures, practice, and role-playing, this course is designed to provide attendees with an in-depth understanding of how to analyze a system to identify the root causes of problems.

  • Learning Objectives
    • Enhance problem solving effectiveness by providing a model for more deeply analyzing problem situations.
    • Clarify the difference between analytical and creative thinking, and when each is most useful.
    • Promote the ability to provide problem-solving support in situations where one is not an expert in the process or technology involved.
    • Expand the range of tools available for analysis of problem situations.
  • Who Should Attend

    Quality, safety, risk, and reliability managers, process engineers, technicians, operations supervisors and personnel, process owners, occurrence investigators, analysts, maintenance directors, reliability professionals, and anyone who wants to improve their ability to solve recurring problems should attend this training. Manufacturing markets include core manufacturing markets in machinery and computer equipment, chemical and allied products, fabricated metals, electronics, transportation, and measurement/controlling industries. Service markets that could effectively leverage this course would include consulting/business services, financial services, wholesale/retail, transportation, utilities, and government.

  • More Information

    Prerequisites

    None

    Course Data

    • CEU Hours: 2.0
    • ASQ RU: 2.0
    • Audience: Beginner
    • Provider: ASQ
    • Course ID: RCA
    • Course Length: 20 hours
    • Cancellation Policy
  • Instructors

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