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Incident Investigation

This National Safety Council course focuses on techniques for gathering complete, accurate and objective incident data, establishing root causes, reporting findings, and determining corrective action. Discussion, demonstrations, and exercises cover investigation and interview techniques. Participants learn how to uncover the who, what, why, when and how of each incident, and how to analyze data to prevent injuries, property damage and financial losses. Part of the Advanced Safety Certificate.

What You Will Learn:
-How to determine which incidents warrant investigation
-How to use effective investigation and interviewing techniques to gather complete, objective and accurate data
-How to analyze incidents to identify root causes
-The human relations aspects of incident reporting
-What data to include in investigation reports
-Hazard control measures and follow-up

Who Would Benefit
This course is designed for all levels of management, safety practitioners, safety committee members and individuals responsible for investigating incidents.

Gain the skills you need to establish root cause and help prevent injuries, property damage and financial loss in your organization.

Members: $350 + tax
Nonmembers: $450 + tax

Cancellation & Substitution Policy:
Pre-registration and payment at the time of registration are required. Cancellations received prior to 3 business days of the event will receive a full refund or issued credit towards an upcoming class to be used within 90 days. Cancellations received less than 3 business days of the event date will receive a credit for the entire fee to be used within 90 days. If not used, this credit will be forfeited. This policy will be enforced without exception. No refunds will be made on uncancelled registrations or no-shows. Substitutions are accepted at any time. We reserve the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment, or other circumstances which would make the event nonviable. If we cancel an event, registrants will be given a full refund.
Length: One day

Aug 9, 2022
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Where: South Dakota Safety Council
To register, call 605-361-7785 or email

Contact the South Dakota Safety Council at
or phone 605-361-7785 or 1-800-952-5539.