FRACAS Principles and Applications

Learn Failure Reporting, Analysis and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS)

Course Overview - 2 days

FRACAS Principles and Applications introduces the fundamentals of Failure Reporting, Analysis and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS), with an emphasis on the configuration and use of ReliaSoft XFRACAS software for incident reporting, failure analysis, problem resolution and other related analyses.

FRACAS training will teach you the FRACAS process, best practices, problem resolution methods and how to adjust FRACAS based on your needs. The hands-on experience XFRACAS provides attendees with the skills needed to implement and execute a FRACAS tailored to meet the needs of their organization.

Learning objectives

  • Learn how to implement a closed-loop process for responding to reported failures, identifying the root cause of failure and coordinating the activities necessary to effectively resolve problems
  • Hands-on practice using the XFRACAS software: Create a searchable knowledge base of lessons learned that can be a resource for customer support and future design efforts, as well as field failure data that can be analyzed to identify emerging issues, quantify reliability growth, plan for expected failures under warranty, etc.

Topics included

  • Overview of FRACAS
  • The FRACAS process
  • Problem resolution methodologies

  • FRACAS development: tailoring a system to the needs of the business
  • Data storage, use, analysis and reporting
  • System implementation best practices

Who should attend

The FRACAS Principles and Applications course is for managers, IT professionals and users that need to learn what a Failure Reporting, Analysis and Corrective Action System is, how it can benefit the business, and how to implement the FRACAS into the organization.