Corrective and Preventive Action (CAPA)

Provided by: MEP Courses

Organizations use corrective and preventive action (CAPA) processes to efficiently and effectively solve problems and prevent them from recurring. In this workshop, you’ll learn about corrective and preventive actions and a systematic method for resolving problems within a manufacturing environment.

Course Objectives:

  • Understand and Define “CAPA” and describe the purpose of a CAPA program,Explain the difference between corrective action and preventive action,Explain how to write a problem statement and problem description,Interpret data tools, including control charts and Pareto charts.

Recommended Background

  • Recommended for manufacturing personnel at all levels who want to learn more about CAPA

Course ID


Skill Focus

Smart Business


Purdue University MEP

Employee Type

Leadership, Change Leaders, Maintenance, 1st Level Supervisor, Operations Team

Method of Delivery

Face to Face

Estimated Effort