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SRM 119 - Risk Assessment & Incident Investigation

Code Start Date Duration Venue
SRM 119 16 October 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
SRM 119 11 December 2023 5 Days Istanbul Registration Form Link
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Course Description

Risk management activities are designed to ensure that management identifies, analyzes, and responds appropriately to risks that may adversely affect the workflow of an organiazation. Risk assessment is conducted before an incident has occurred with the aim of avoiding any incident in the first place because accident costs are like an iceberg, the costs you see are only the tip of the problem. In this course, the issues relating to accident and incident investigation are fully discussed including different investigation methodologies, interview techniques, witness reliability and the production of investigation reports. 

Course Objectives

  • Understanding the concepts of risk management and risk assessment 
  • Developing risk management approaches
  • Facilitating application of the concepts in real-life situations, using risk management procedures and relevant documentation 
  • Applying accident and incident investigation and the Root Cause Analysis techniques
  • Using the Loss Causation model and Causal Factor Charting methods for improving risk management processes

Who Should Attend?

  • Maintenance staff  
  • Quality controlers
  • Engineers 
  • Supervisors
  • Managers
  • Auditors 
  • Everyone whose duties involve assessing and managing their company's risk

Course Details/Schedule

Day 1

  • Understanding of concept of "risk"
  • The reasons for conducting risk assessment
  • What risk assessment covers
  • Risk management process 
  • Legal duties and obligations around risk assessment

Day 2

  • Hazard identification 
  • Risk analysis 
  • Risk control and mitigation
  • Assessment and risk control measures
  • Company-specific procedures for risk assessment

Day 3

  • Involving employees and communicating findings
  • Investigation traps
  • Results of an accident investigation
  • Reporting the results 

Day 4

  • Accident 
  • Near miss incident
  • Incident investigation process 
  • Incident pyramid
  • Root Cause Analysis 
  • The “5 Whys”

Day 5

  • Accident theories and their application 
  • Causation model 
  • The Causal Factor Charting method
  • Experience modificationrate
  • Controlling accident costs