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APM Reliability - Instructor-Led Training: 7008 Root Cause Analysis (RCA) Concepts


Location :  Distance Learning (GE Vernova - Eastern time)

Start Date
End DateStatus
Distance Learning (GE Vernova - Eastern time)29-Oct-202429-Oct-2024

Location :  Wait List

Start Date
End DateStatus
Wait List22-Dec-203023-Dec-2030

Course Description

7008 Root Cause Analysis (RCA) Concepts


During this highly interactive, one-day course, you will learn the underlying concepts of a systematic process for identifying the root causes of failures. You will learn to examine system performance and learn why finding the root cause is critical to longterm performance improvement.


This class is designed for Maintenance and Reliability Personnel, individuals working to identify the root cause of an Asset Failure.



  • None

When you complete this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe methods to collect failure data effectively.
  • Describe analysis tools that can be used to organize data.
  • Find root causes by key contributors.
  • Focus recommendations on solving root causes.
  • Explain the workflow for developing and implementing an RCA.


  • 8 hours

Delivery Format

  • Instructor-led Classroom
  • Virtual Classroom
  • Onsite
SmartSignal Analytic Diagnostics
  • Write output tags using calculations and logic
  • Write mode calculations which determines different asset states and runtime
  • Write rules for basic condition monitoring
  • Write diagnostics to incorporate predictive capabilities in the analytic