Workshop Description

CCAA has developed a new Investigations workshop to introduce you to the fundamentals of investigating in an SMS environment and is designed to help SMS and Safety personnel conduct basic investigations.

Having a good SMS doesn’t simply mean telling people to be safe. It’s a structured approach to finding and managing hazards! In order to do that you need to investigate both hazards and incidents.

 Course content:

Day 1 – 4 hours

  • Investigation fundamentals
  • Investigating Hazards vs Occurrences
  • Rules and Regulations pertaining to investigations
  • Accident Causation

 Day 2 – 4 hours

  • Investigation tools and techniques including:
    • SHEL Model exercise and case study
    • Conducting interviews
    • Photographing evidence
    • Analyzing evidence
  • Report Writing


  • $650 – regular price
  • $520 – for CCAA partners


Upon completion of this virtual workshop, participants will possess sufficient knowledge to conduct a basic investigation into an occurrence or hazard.

Any Questions?

Sohini Famili- Manager, Skills Development & Partnerships 

Phone : (613) 727 8272 x 232 

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