lake-tahoe-21Lake Tahoe will be the location for the 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis Course, August 6-7, 2009. In just two days you will learn the basics of the TapRooT® System for finding the root causes of incidents, accidents, quality problems, near-misses, operational errors, hospital sentinel events, and other types of problems. Once you find the real root causes using this systematic process, learn to develop effective fixes that will keep problems from happening again.

For more information and to register for the course, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=666&l=1.

Lake Tahoe is the largest alpine lake in North America and, with a depth of 1,645 feet, it is the second deepest in the United States. Lake Tahoe is not only one of the bluest, purest and clearest bodies of water in the world, it’s one of the most inviting. From swimming to water skiing to cruises of all types, Lake Tahoe begs for everyone to come on in.

And, when you’re not enjoying the lake itself, there’s hiking, fishing, camping, golf, tennis, mountain biking and, of course, over a dozen world-class ski resorts. Here are some itinerary ideas:

Lake Tahoe Casinos:

Crystal Bay Club Casino

The Montbleu Resort Casino & Spa

Lakeside Inn and Casino

Harrah’s Lake Tahoe

Dining at Lake Tahoe:

Gar Woods Grill and Pier remains the North Shore’s brightest restaurant. It offers great views with lakefront dining year round. Try their Dungeness Crab Sandwich, Blackened Pacific King Salmon, or the Wasabi-Macadamia Nut Scallops.

Edgewood Terrace also offers lakeside dining with a varied menu offering such entrées as stuffed chicken breast, pork loin and sea bass.

Evan’s American Gourmet Café is nestled in a vintage Tahoe cabin, surrounded by towering pine trees. One of Lake Tahoe’s finest restaurants, Evan’s features a blend of cuisine styles from around the world.

Cafe Fiore is perfect for an intimate, candlelit dinner. They feature Italian cuisine with unusual dishes like Eggplant Crepes served with sun-dried tomatoes and sherry wine sauce.

Outdoor Activities:

Woodwind II Sailing Cruises offer spectacular views of the surrounding Sierra Mountains and beautiful Lake Tahoe. Whether you fancy a traditional sailboat or the luxury of a motor yacht, the experienced crews and U.S. Coast Guard certified boats will have you enjoying the lake in style.

Coyote Moon Golf Course is a tranquil environment that seems worlds away from civilization. The course was designed around the natural settings of the area with  towering pines, granite outcroppings, and the beautiful Trout Creek.

HeliTahoe offers the best way to enjoy Lake Tahoe…by helicopter! You’ll enjoy the fun and adventure of a helicopter ride while taking in the breathtaking views of the Lake.

Tributary Rafting Tours will take you down the Truckee River offering exciting whitewater rafting. Close to Reno and North Lake Tahoe, this rafting trip is a fun, 7-mile guided white water adventure, with many Class 2-3 rapids for the first 6 miles and exciting Class 3+ rapids in the last mile.

For more information and to register for the  2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis Course in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=666&l=1.