Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC

Incident Investigation

NEW | OHS Essentials course for workplace safety basic training
An effective and systematic incident investigation program is a key driver to the continuous improvement of your health and safety program, policies. This course will examine the purpose and outcomes of an incident investigation.

JHSC members, managers, supervisors or employees will learn how to determine the cause or causes of incidents, to identify any related unsafe conditions or acts, and recommend corrective actions to prevent similar incidents.

“We had all our lead hands trained in investigations, and they speak highly about this new course. Highly recommend!” – Epiroc
Goals and Objectives
  • Describe Occupational Health and Safety Regulations related to investigations.
  • Identify basic principles, responsibilities and processes for conducting effective investigations.
  • Describe the causes of incidents.
  • Explain the phases of the investigation process.
  • Legal requirements
  • Written program requirements
  • Basic principles of incident investigation
  • Causal analysis
  • Investigation process

This course is designed for:

  • Joint health and safety committee members
  • Health and safety worker representatives
  • Any employee, manager, or supervisor tasked with incident investigations

The knowledge and skills acquired in Incident Investigation is applicable to all sized employers within BC’s manufacturing industry. 


Eligible toward the requirements for for mandatory annual Joint Health and Safety Committee training in British Columbia; may be eligible in other jurisdictions as well.


Your training costs may be eligible for partial reimbursement through the B.C. Employer Training Grant. Find out here.

Eligible toward the requirements for Joint Health and Safety Committee training for new members or annual training in British Columbia; may be eligible in other jurisdictions as well.

Instructor-Led Training

Register for virtual or classroom Incident Investigation training online through our Learning Centre.

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Register for online Incident Investigation eLearning training online through our Learning Centre. Available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and accessible from any computer, laptop, tablet with internet access.

Estimated Time to Complete: 4 hrs

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