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Human Error Prevention


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During this 2-day course, attendees learn how to examine and categorize specific human errors to identify the conditions and situations that contributed to mistakes. Attendees also discover why most human mistakes and human factors are caused by error-likely situations, which typically stem from weaknesses in the policies/practices that influence how organizations select, train, supervise, communicate with, and design workplaces for workers.
Combine this course with Root Cause Analysis and Incident Investigation and save!









Who Should Attend:

  • Those seeking techniques to analyze facilities, systems, and operations proactively and reactively
  • Those seeking new prevention and mitigation approaches to solve human performance problems

Benefits of Attending:

  • Learn the underlying reasons why human errors occur
  • Learn how to correct human performance issues before they cause problems
  • Learn how to assist others in your organization in dealing with human performance in your operations
  • 1.2 CEUs, 1.2 COCs, 2.0 CMs, ABIH approval #10-238

Duration: 2 days



Start/End Dates



20 Aug 2015 - 21 Aug 2015

Hilton Seattle Airport/Convention Center | Seattle, WA
Make your reservation by 7/19/2015 to get the room rate of $199 + tax
Location/Hotel Information


08 Oct 2015 - 09 Oct 2015

ABS Consulting | London, UK


10 Dec 2015 - 11 Dec 2015

Hilton Garden Inn | Las Vegas, NV
Location/Hotel Information
Make your reservation by 11/09/2015 to get the room rate of $109 + tax.


Day 1: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • Introduction
  • Goal of human error analysis
  • Understanding human error and its influences
  • What is human error?
  • Human error categories
  • Workshop: Categorizing human errors
  • Simple model of human behavior

Day 2: 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • Analysis techniques
  • Error-likely situation checklist analysis
  • Walkthrough analysis
  • Workshop: Applying the walkthrough analysis technique
  • Guide word analysis
  • Workshop: Applying the guide word analysis technique
  • Prevention and mitigation strategies
  • Common human error prevention techniques
  • Organizational responsibilities for human error prevention and mitigation
  • Overview of human factors codes and standards
  • Workshop: Developing effective recommendations


For Course Dated 20 Aug 2015 - 21 Aug 2015

Mr. David Hollaway - - ABS Consulting

For Course Dated 08 Oct 2015 - 09 Oct 2015

Mr. Lee Vanden Heuvel - Manager of Incident Investigation/Root Cause Analysis Services and Senior Risk/Reliability Engineer - ABS Consulting

For Course Dated 10 Dec 2015 - 11 Dec 2015

Mr. David Hollaway - - ABS Consulting

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Course Certification

This course is part of ABS Consulting's Advanced Root Cause Analyst/Incident Investigator certification program.


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