Meet TapRooT® in Dallas
In five days with TapRooT® in Dallas, you will learn how to conduct an investigation and develop effective Corrective Actions. A TapRooT® course can accelerate your career and has proven a professional game changer for many.
TapRooT® is designed for learners at all levels. You will learn to find and fix the root causes of incidents, accidents, quality problems, precursors, operational errors, hospital sentinel events, and many other types of problems. Techniques include: SnapCharT®, Root Cause Tree® & Corrective Action Helper® plus additional advanced topics such as CHAP, Human Engineering, Interviewing, Safeguard Analysis and Proactive Improvement. Upon course completion, attendees will receive a certificate and a 90-day subscription to TapRooT® VI, the online software service. Most importantly, you will have the advantage of professional training in your expertise and on your resume!
Attendees should bring safety incidents or quality issues from their workplace for a team exercise. These may be either written reports or, alternately, you may have knowledge of an incident without a written report. We’ll divide into teams of 2-4 people, with each team analyzing a different problem.
We’ll meet on August 6 at the Hilton Garden Inn Las Colinas for the 5-Day Root Cause Analysis Training course. You will likely want to explore Dallas so below we’ve included highlights of your host city.
Dallas has a down-home, friendly atmosphere, cool music, a memorable skyline, and a robust nightlife. Take a walk in the city’s urban green spaces and explore endless outdoor and recreational activities. To get here, you can fly into DFW or Love Airport, headquarters of Southwest.
A great introduction to Dallas is to take a free trolley ride through downtown to see the area and check out restaurants and points of interest you might want to pursue. Hop on and off as you wish. You may want to use the DART bus or rail system, depending on where you want to go.
Catch views from the GeO-Deck at Reunion Tower, 470 feet above the ground, a great overlook of Trinity River. Another place to view the landscape and Trinity River is from Continental Avenue Pedestrian Bridge. For optimum photo ops, snap the skyline from steel-arched Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge.
Play games, read, and see free performances at Klyde Warren Park, a $110 million oasis with free Wi-Fi. Bonus: With food trucks and restaurants, the park is open from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm. Across the street is Dallas Museum of Art, where general admission is free.
Did you know? Dallas is home to the country’s largest hardwood forest, the Great Trinity Forest.
Recreate at White Rock Lake Park. A nine-mile trail for walkers, cyclists, or runners. Scenic views. Go boating or enjoy watching folks row, paddleboard, and fish the lake.
Dallas’ NorthPark Center is prime real estate for shopping–from Versace and Gucci to H&M and Nordstrom.Plus, you can see artworks painted by Frank Stella, Andy Warhol, and Jonathon Borofsky.
Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park: Learn about Dallas’ history in this park full of 19th-century Victorian and pioneer homes.
Check out what’s happening at the American Airlines Center. You may find a concert or a Dallas Mavericks or Stars game.
Perot Museum: Soak up natural history and science through interactive exhibits.
Bread Winners Cafe: Delicious food, such as chicken and waffles. Bonus: Friday = happy hour!
Whatever food floats your boat, it’s likely at Trinity Groves in the downtown business district: American, Italian, Asian, Mexican, Mediterranean, barbecue, vegan, seafood, tapas. The district has its own restaurant hub. Among the highlights: Tapas Castile, Souk Mediterranean Bistro & Bar, Saint Rocco’s New York Italian.
The Rustic: Bench-sitting under sparkling lights and Texas country. Dependable drinks, burgers, and fries, in a good atmosphere.
Crave a little nightlife? Try the Knox-Henderson area (near The Rustic). You’ll encounter watering holes such as Capitol Pub and The Old Monk. For more music, cocktails, patios, and dancing, head to The Skellig or Henderson Tap House.
Nightlife or not, you may want to brunch at upscale Nick & Sam’s, with great Bloody Marys. Or, dine there for a great steak.
Discover more to explore from our Dallas Pinterest board and begin planning your TapRooT® trip to Texas today.