Excavation and Trenching Safety (US)

Excavation and Trenching Safety (US)

Excavation and trenching work is performed thousands of times daily throughout the United States in all types of conditions. Unfortunately, cave-ins can occur suddenly, without warning, giving little time to react. But their signs are present when proper safety precautions are not taken. This program has been created to increase your awareness and provide you with a better understanding of the laws, regulations, and company safety policies and procedures associated with your work. Ideal learners are workers who may work in or around excavations and/or trenches.

PRICE: $ 24.95 DURATION: 27 min LANGUAGE: English SKU: SKU-1525
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Course Outline

Excavation and Trenching Safety (US)

  • 1. Introduction   

  • 2. Definitions and Requirements   

  • 3. Utilities   

  • 4. Excavation Risks   

  • 5. Soil   

  • 6. Staying Safe   

  • 7. Conclusion   

Learning Objectives

Excavation and Trenching Safety (US)

  • Recognize the hazards associated with excavation and trenching work.
  • Identify soil mechanics and conditions that increase the chance of cave-in.
  • Define the role and responsibilities of the Competent Person.
  • Categorize the soil types found in North America.
  • Recall four different types of protection systems.
  • Know safety precautions and emergency response.

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Miguel Perez @ CIPPCO Incorporated

Very helpful service.

Mary Buchaklian @ Southport Heating & Plumbing

Your service has been great and very responsive when I have needed help or had to add on any additions to the trainings I purchased.

Patrick Farrell @ Farrell Electric Company

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Bardette Grim @ Fickett Structural Solutions

Really great rates. Simple sign-up process and easy to assign training to employees. Quick response time if any help is needed.

Myles Laven @ RbA Des Moines

It was great, Allowed the employees to go at their own pace.

Excavation and Trenching Safety (US)