Trenching & Excavation Awareness for Construction

Level: Introductory
Duration: 0 Hours 15 Minutes
Course ID: MOOD489
CEUs:
$35.00

The Trenching & Excavation Awareness for Construction online safety course from ClickSafety is designed to teach participants the basics of trench safety guidelines, as well as those set-in place by OSHA Trench Safety regulators. In this introductory-level course, participants can expect to learn the basic protective measures that ensure safety on the jobsite while trenching and excavating.

ClickSafety’s Trenching & Excavation Awareness for Construction online course teaches participants the importance of taking essential preventative measures while working in trenching and/or excavation environments. From common job hazards to safety regulations and beyond, participants will learn the essential knowledge required to safely enter, work in, and exist a trench site. Specific course topics include the following:

  • Introduction to trenching and excavation
  • Common causes of cave-ins
  • General safety regarding trenching and excavation

Specific industry terms discussed throughout the duration of the course include the following:

  • Competent person (CP)
  • Spoils Piles
  • Shoring and sloping

The Trenching & Excavation Awareness for Construction online course is intended to follow all applicable OSHA regulations and standards governing safe work environments. This course is specifically intended to benefit the following positions:

  • Road and construction workers
  • Road and construction supervisors
  • Road and construction foremen

If you have any concerns as to whether this course is appropriate for you or your industry, please browse our full selection of Online Courses and Safety Packs, call 800-971-1080, or Contact Us online.

ClickSafety’s Trenching & Excavation Awareness for Construction online safety course will better prepare participants for safe work in trenching and excavation work environments. Upon successful completion of this course, participants can expect to understand the following and their roles in applicable work environments:

  • Soil classification
  • Air monitoring
  • Safe access
  • Spoils piles
  • Shoring and sloping
  • Utilities management
  • CFR 1926 Subpart P, Excavations
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