Health care associated infection (HCAI) root cause analysis (RCA) workshop

Course description

This course covers:

  • RCA context and overview
  • RCA process
  • RCA tools
  • Case study
  • Undertaking RCA in practice
Aims and outcomes

To support staff in reducing HCAI through improved knowledge, understanding and application of RCA for HCAI.

To equip staff with the competencies they require to be an effective participant in the RCA process.

Target audience

Staff who undertake or contribute to HCAI-RCA investigations in the workplace e.g. matrons, clinicians, ward or dept leaders, infection leads.

Course type
Course length
Four hours
Course facilitator(s)

Julie Brooks


Geoff Cooper

Course administrator(s)

Julie Brooks

023 8079 8165

No charge
Course date
Course time
Course location
Tuesday, 11 September 2012
To be confirmed
To be confirmed
Tuesday, 11 December 2012
To be confirmed 
To be confirmed

Register for this course

Please note, this course is available to UHS and UHS agency staff only.