Trenching and Excavation

The objective of this course is to provide the participant with the knowledge and awareness that surrounds all aspects trenching and excavation.

Who Should Attend?
This program is intended for all personnel that may be exposed to trenching and excavation hazards in the workplace.

Half (1/2) Day

Module 1:    Introduction to Trenching and Excavation
Module 2:    Hazards and Risks
Module 3:    Trenching and Excavation Legislation
Module 4:    Pre-Excavation Requirements
Module 5:    Inspections
Module 6:    Stability
Module 7:    Worker Protection
Module 8:    Soil Conditions and Types
Module 9:    Slope Failures
Module 10:    Emergency Responses
Module 11:    Accident Investigation

Three (3) years