April 23, 2009 |

2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis in Calgary, Canada!


Calgary, Canada, will be the location for a 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis on June 10-11, 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 or to register, visit http://www.taproot.com/courses.php?d=662&l=1.

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 1 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

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.

And be sure to check out the glass floor experience! Imagine standing 525 feet above the ground in the heart of Calgary and being able to look straight down and directly out in front of you into the heart of the city. The glass floor is 36 feet long and more than four feet wide and, with only a glass wall in front, you will be treated to the unusual experience of literally being suspended in mid-air. It’s truly awe-inspiring and something you’ll never forget.

Calgary’s Breweries

Calgary has some of the most modern craft-brewing facilities in the world. Premium, batch-brewed ales, on-site production of craft beers, seasonal beers and more will tantalize your taste buds. Enjoy brewery tasting tours and then sit down to fine continental cuisine.

Big Rock Grill

Wild Rose Brewery & Taproom

Calgary Outdoors

While Calgary is famous for shopping, museums, and fine restaurants, the beauty of the outdoors is breathtaking. Visitors from all over the world come to admire the Canadian Rocky Mountains and Calgary’s lakes, rivers, and extreme wilderness.

Foot & Chain Fly Fishing Exchange

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary

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

McKenzie Meadows Golf Club

Mountain View Helicopters

Calgary Climbing Centre

Calgary Casinos

It might not be Las Vegas, but Calgary has their share of sporting casinos. From gaming tables to slot machines to great food and more, Calgary casinos will have you “rolling the bones” for hours.

Deerfoot Inn and Casino
This new, 60,000 square-foot complex has an eight-table private poker room, 26 table games, 719 slot machines, and a Fortune High limit room. They also feature a Sushi/Martini Bar and live entertainment.

Grey Eagle Casino & Bingo
This casino offers more than 50 gaming tables, 600 slot machines, and a poker room open 24 hours. They have a free Rewards Club, buffet and fine dining restaurants, and offer live entertainment on the weekends.

Visit www.tourismcalgary.com/visitors/tourswesternheritage.htm for these Calgary attractions:

Fort Calgary Historic Park: The North West Mounted Police, Canada’s famed “Mounties,” brought law and order to Calgary in 1875. Re-live the history at the interpretive centre and dine in the elegant Deane House, a charming setting for lunch, dinner or a murder mystery evening.

Heritage Park Historical Village: The largest living historical village in Canada re-creates all the sights and sounds of pre-1915 life in Western Canada. Enjoy sixty-six acres that includes the S.S. Moyie sternwheeler, antique midway, and a locomotive train ride.

Spruce Meadows: Open year-round you can explore the world-famous show jumping facility, attend the five major annual tournaments, shop during seasonal fairs or simply walk through the facilities and enjoy the surroundings. Spruce Meadows is approximately a half-hour drive from downtown Calgary.

Ranchman’s Restaurant Inc. An authentic western saloon, restaurant and dance hall complete with rodeo memorabilia and photographs. Live entertainment six days a week and a mechanical bull to test your cowboy skills.

Buzzards Cowboy Cuisine: Authentic cowboy restaurant specializing in steaks and burgers.

For more information and to register for the 2-Day TapRooT® Incident Investigation and Root Cause Analysis in Calgary, Canada, on June 10-11, 2009 please visit:


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