Incident Investigation

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.
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.
Topics
  • Legal requirements
  • Written program requirements
  • Basic principles of incident investigation
  • Causal analysis
  • Investigation process
Audience

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.

Online Learning

Register for Joint Health and Safety Committee 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.

Training Bundle

Choose the JHSC Training Bundle for more than 8 hours of combined Joint Health & Safety Committee essentials online training, including:

  • Joint Health and Safety
  • Workplace Inspections
  • Incident Investigation

Interested in Incident Investigation training?

Enroll in an upcoming class or online course above.

To join a waitlist or request information about onsite and private virtual training options for your team, please contact us at 604.795.9595 or fill out this form.

We will be in touch to arrange training for you.