Excavating is recognized as one of the most hazardous construction operations.
Our Excavation/Trenching class is customized to either give basic excavation/trenching safety awareness or to help teach employees to be a Competent Person for a given work site (including all the requirements for the OSHA standard). Our courses ensure that students learn about various standardized construction practices for identifying and correcting hazards.
Our customizable Excavation/Trenching Training topics can include:
Introduction to trenching and excavation • History of OSHA excavation standards
Specific excavation requirements
Soil classification systems
Requirements for protective systems
Designs using the OSHA standard
Support systems, shield systems, and other protective systems
Materials and equipment
Installation and removal