Incident Investigation & Root Cause Analysis | Marine training course

Get the skills and knowledge to effectively conduct a maritime incident investigation and Root Cause Analysis

RCA and incident investigation maritime training course

Investigation and management of incidents are mandatory tasks in the context of the International Safety Management Code (ISM Code).

Enroll to this course and learn all the steps of managing an incident, conducting an investigation, gathering physical evidence and interviewing people. Systematic incident investigation techniques are elaborated that include effective root cause analysis methods and corrective/preventive action planning and follow-up. 

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Online course

Duration: 2 days

Price: EUR 600 (plus VAT, if applicable)

Physical classroom at Greece's facilities

Duration: 2 days

Price: EUR 650 (plus VAT, if applicable)

The course is designed to provide the appropriate knowledge, skills, qualification and relevant tools (methodologies, procedures, etc.) to effectively conduct an incident investigation and root cause analysis for the continuous improvement of the Company’s safety management system.

The participants will obtain the knowledge and ability to:

  • Gather evidence and compile a sequence of events
  • Conduct interviews
  • Carry out incident investigations from non-complex accidents to major undesired events
  • Analyse the root causes
  • Produce action plans, lessons learnt and reports

- Rules & Regulations (ISM, MLC, SOLAS, TMSA)

- Definitions

- The Human Element

- Incident Management

- Interview Techniques - How to Conduct an Interview

- Incident Investigation and techniques

- Gathering evidence

- Sequence of Events

- Root Cause Analysis and Techniques

- Corrective and Preventive Actions

- Lessons Learnt

- Incident Repot & Follow up

- Practical Case Studies

A wide variety of professionals in the maritime industry that are likely to conduct an incident investigation and should be aware with and understand the methodologies of Root Cause Analysis and Incident Investigation.

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