Incident Analysis

Learn from incidents. Beyond the obvious.

Training goals

  • Create a valid BFA incident analysis diagram
  • Identify which barriers failed during an incident
  • Describe how a barrier failed
  • Identify realistic recommendations
  • Generate visual and concise reports
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Who should attend?

  • Incident investigators
  • HSE specialists


€1095,- 1 participant

  • 2 participants: 5% discount
  • 3 participants: 10% discount
  • 4 participants: 15% discount
  • > 5 participants: we'll contact you for options


During this four part online course, you will learn how to analyze incidents using the Barrier Failure Analysis (BFA) method. You will hone your incident analysis skills through practical, hands-on exercises, related to realistic case studies. Both method and software are put into practice as incidents are visualized and lessons learned distilled into concise reports with practicable recommendations.



Session 1

Incident analysis basics

The incident analysis process

BFA basics

Session 2

Model complex incidents

Model complex incidents

Different event types

Session 3

Analysing barriers

Using barriers

Analysing barriers with causation paths

Session 4

Recommendations & reporting

Identify problems

Plan & evaluate interventions