Cause Analysis and Corrective Action (AUD 102)

The course provides participants with an in-depth resource to analyze a non-conformance, identify causes, and present solutions to minimize recurrence. Some of the analysis tools include: 5-Whys, 8Ds, Fishbone, and Failure Modes.

 

Prerequisites

There are no prerequites for this course.

Learning Outcomes

After successful completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1.    Differentiate between corrections and corrective actions;
2.    Implement steps for carrying out effective cause analysis;
3.    Select from and apply various tools that support cause analysis;
4.    Support and critique cause-analyses carried out by others; and
5.    Implement and monitor appropriate corrective actions

 

CEUs Awarded

0.8 CEUs Awarded*

 

*American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA) is accredited by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and is authorized to issue the IACET CEU.

Contact

Training Services
301-644-3235
Training@A2LA.org

Training

February 23, 2018
The Westin Austin Downtown
310 East 5th Street
Austin , TX 78701
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

March 14, 2018
Hyatt Regency Reston
Reston, VA
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

This course is run in conjunction with the A2LA Technical Forum in Reston, Virginia March 16-18, 2018. As an attendee of the Technical Forum you will take part in expert-led sessions providing training and education on key topics. You will exchange insights during program-specific technical discussions. You will advance your career with professional development and networking opportunities offered throughout the conference. Dinner and an awards celebration provide the chance to connect with colleagues and recognize recent advancements in our field. Following the energizing three-day event, you will return to your job ready to take on new challenges.

March 23, 2018
Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
1401 SW Naito Pkwy
Portland , OR 97201
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

April 5, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

May 2, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

May 15, 2018
Denver , CO
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

June 8, 2018
Yellowstone, WY
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

June 27, 2018
Portland , OR
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

June 28, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

August 2, 2018
Denver , CO
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

August 3, 2018
Chicago , IL
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

August 14, 2018
Detroit , MI
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

August 17, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

If you would like the A2LA corporate rate when booking your stay please contact asmith@a2la.org.

September 12, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

If you would like the A2LA corporate rate when booking your stay please contact asmith@a2la.org.

September 27, 2018
Seattle , WA
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

October 18, 2018
San Juan, Puerto Rico
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

October 18, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

If you would like the A2LA corporate rate when booking your stay please contact asmith@a2la.org.

November 15, 2018
Las Vegas , NV
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

December 7, 2018
A2LA
5202 Presidents Ct.
Frederick, MD 21703
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

If you would like the A2LA corporate rate when booking your stay please contact asmith@a2la.org.

December 12, 2018
San Francisco , CA
8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Additional Location Info:

Venue to be announced.

PLEASE NOTE: A2LA can offer on-site training at your facility. For additional information about this option, please contact Training Services, at 301-644-3235 or Training@A2LA.org.