The Incident Investigation Training includes the following topics:

  • Classification of incidents
  • Establishment of incident investigation teams
  • Execution of a systematic and analytical investigative process
  • Identifying, documenting, and managing pertinent physical conditions and issues (i.e. evidence identification, collection, and preservation)
  • Use of scientific methodology to determine the incident origin and causal factors (e.g. timeline development, hypothesis validation):
    • Overview of steps to get to the root cause
    • Introduction to investigations
    • Investigation process and environment
  • Investigation approach
  • Investigation procedures: Initial response
  • Systematic data collection
  • Document collection
  • Witness interviews and statements:
    • Hypothesis development and analysis
    • Root cause analysis
    • Corrective actions
    • Reports
  • Bringing the investigation to closure

The Incident Scene Documentation and Evidence Collection course includes:

  • Presentations on standards for:
    • Scene documentation
    • Physical evidence collection
    • Digital evidence collection
  • Scene and evidence documentation techniques
  • Protocol development and usage in evidence collection
  • Preservation options for evidence
  • Hands-on exercises in scene documentation and evidence collection that include a controlled explosive event

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Incident Investigation Training, Scene Documentation, & Evidence Collection Combo Course



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Incident Investigation Training, Scene Documentation, & Evidence Collection Combo Course

San Antonio

In Person (2 days)

Wilfred E. Baker Test Facility (Scull Crossing)

In Person (1 day)

Single Registrant

$2,400.00* $350.00 OFF

Groups 2-5

$2,040.00* $297.50 OFF

Groups 6+

$1,800.00* $262.50 OFF

* price per person

* discounted pricing ends July 30, 2024

September 10, 2024
8:00 am CDT

Customized Courses

Courses tailored to fit your needs.

While BakerRisk offers a range of pre-packaged courses, we recognize that the most effective courses incorporate your company’s specific hazards, incidents, and lessons learned. Please contact us to discuss how we can custom-tailor courses to fit your company’s needs. Your course may include:


Courses may be offered at your site or a BakerRisk location, depending on the course or your needs.


We’ll walk through your facility to customize courses to suit and include an assessment.

Demonstration and Simulation

Utilize demonstrations to give a 
first-hand feel of hazards through simulations.

Case Studies

Case studies using real scenarios, including role play, so participants can apply their new training.