calgary-canadaThe 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis will be held October 14-15, 2009, and the 3-Day TapRooT®/Equifactor® Equipment Troubleshooting & Root Cause Failure Analysis will be held October 14-16, 2009.

In just a few short days you will learn the basics of the TapRooT® System for finding the root causes of problems PLUS, if you stay the extra day, you’ll learn the Equifactor® Equipment Troubleshooting Technique for Root Cause Failure Analysis of Equipment 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 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=673&l=1.

For more information and to register for the 3-Day TapRooT®/Equifactor® Equipment Troubleshooting & Root Cause Failure Analysis, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=674&l=1.

Calgary is well-known as a destination for winter sports and ecotourism with a number of major mountain resorts near the city and metropolitan area. Economic activity in Calgary is mostly centered on the petroleum industry; however, agriculture, tourism, and high-tech industries also contribute to the city’s economic growth. Calgary holds many major annual festivals which include the Calgary Stampede, the Folk Music Festival, the Lilac Festival, Wordfest: Banff-Calgary International Writers Festival, and the fourth largest Caribbean festival in the country, Carifest. (Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Calgary)

With all its grandeur, Calgary is a perfect place to attend a TapRooT® Course. This vibrant city offers the best of all worlds. While it is a cosmopolitan city of more than one million people, the beautiful landscapes, exciting adventures, and pristine wilderness are something to behold. Here are some attractions and destination to enjoy while you’re in Calgary:

The Calgary Tower opened in June of 1968. Since then, the Tower has become the city’s most famous and identifiable landmark. The Calgary Tower offers the best view in Calgary and is a must-see.

The Calgary Zoo has more than 1,000 animals from around the world. From the splendor of the Rocky Mountains to the heart of Africa, The Calgary Zoo takes you around the globe.

Canada Olympic Park is the site of the 1988 Olympic Winter Games, and the park continues to function as a year-round recreation and athletic training facility. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, and authentic bobsleigh rides down the Olympic Track!

The Aero Space Museum will take you into Canada’s aviation history through an array of archives and exhibits. This year marks the 100th year since the Silver Dart took off from Baddeck, Nova Scotia, becoming the first powered, controlled flight of Canada, so it’s a perfect time to visit the museum.

Other Calgary Attractions:

Foot & Chain Fly Fishing Exchange

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary

Inside Out Experience Inc. (Whitewater rafting in the Canadian Rocky Mountains)

Mountain View Helicopters

Calgary Climbing Centre

Dining in Calgary:

table-settingHoWon Restaurant is one of Calgary’s most popular Chinese restaurants. Serving Calgary for more than 25 years, patrons will find all the traditional favorites.

La Pachanga was voted best Latin restaurant by the readers of WHERE Calgary Magazine. The menu offers such specialties as Mescal Greens with Chipotle Honey Glazed Pork, Spicy Chicken Tortilla Ensalada and a large selection of their Handmade Spanish Flat Bread Pizzas.

Ganga Restaurant & Bar offers an exciting menu in a vibrant atmosphere with authentic Indian dishes of lamb, beef, seafood, goat and more.

Oceana Seafood, Steakhouse & Bar is located just off the beautiful river banks of Calgary’s Bow River in Eau Claire. Serving Calgary’s largest selection of fresh fish, seafood, and Sterling Silver Alberta Beef, Oceana offers diners delightful cuisine with a beautiful view of Prince’s Island Park.

San Remo Ristorante is fine Italian dining at its best. Try their Pollo Al Saltinboca– chicken supreme filled with fresh sage, prosciutto wrapped mozzarella, oven broiled and served with a white wine butter sauce. Top it off with traditional tiramisu or marsala cheesecake.

For more information and to register for the 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=673&l=1.

For more information and to register for the 3-Day TapRooT®/Equifactor® Equipment Troubleshooting & Root Cause Failure Analysis, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=674&l=1.