The Managing Excavation Hazards (OSHA #7410) course provides information to students surrounding the roles and responsibilities of the employer to assign a competent person to the excavation site and arm that person with the knowledge to perform the work properly. At the conclusion of this course, the participant will understand the importance and duties of a competent person towards excavation work and will have the knowledge and skills that are required to perform those duties.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
TopicsDefinitions relating to OSHA's Excavation Standard (1926 Subpart P)+Excavation hazards and control measures+Soil analysis techniques+Protective system requirements and emergency response
- Private Sector Construction Employer
- Safety and Health Managers or Supervisors
Continuing Education & Professional Credits
Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811