8D (Eight Disciplines) Problem Solving


Date(s) - March 7, 2024
8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Economic Development Corporation of Elkhart County


8D, or Eight Disciplines, is a structured problem-solving process originally developed at Ford Motor Company.  8D problem-solving uses a team approach to define a problem, develop containment plans, determine root causes, define and validate corrective actions, take preventive measures, and celebrate success.

In this workshop, you’ll learn about each step in the 8D problem-solving process and see how a structured problem-solving process can increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your problem-solving efforts.


  • Define problem solving.
  • Describe the process of 8D problem solving and explain what happens at each “step” in the process.
  • Define root cause and root cause analysis.
  • List tools and techniques used during problem solving.

Intended audience:   

  • Manufacturing personnel, including technicians, engineers, and managers

Workshop length: 8 hours

Location:  Economic Development Corporation of Elkhart County, 300 NIBCO Parkway, Suite 201, Elkhart, IN

Price:  $295 per person

Register by February 29, 2024




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