Global 8D (G8D) Problem Solving Training & Consultancy


Global 8D (G8D) problem solving training¬†and consultancy¬†facilitates the elimination of root causes of problems. Our course has assisted clients in meeting the NADCAP ‘Root Cause Corrective Action (RCCA)’ training requirements.

The course is workshop based and can be delivered over 1 or 2 days with the 2 day course allowing more time for using the tools to work through some of your real process problems.

Course Content

D0. Preparing for the Global-8D Process

  • Loss Reports
  • Pareto Analysis
  • Failure Mode & Effects Analysis

D1. Establishing the Team

  • Group Problem Solving

D2. Describing the problem

  • Problem Statement
  • Brainstorming
  • 5 Why Analysis
  • Is/Is Not Analysis

D3. Developing an Interim Containment Action

  • Verification & Validation of ‘Interim Containment Action’

D4. Defining and Verifying the Root Cause and Escape Point

  • Process Mapping to find ‘Escape Point’
  • Theory Development
  • Cause & Effect Analysis
  • Verification of Root Cause

D5. Choosing and Verifying the Permanent Corrective Actions

  • Triz Inventive Problem Solving
  • Mistake Proofing
  • Risk Analysis & Verification of ‘Permanent Corrective Action’

D6. Implementing and Validating Permanent Corrective Actions

  • Action Planning
  • Contingency Planning
  • Validation of ‘Permanent Corrective Action’

D7. Preventing Recurrence

  • Standard Operating Procedures
  • Auditing

D8. Recognising Contributions of the Team and Individuals

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