SAF217 – 8.00 Hours

Schedule

Details07/31/20 – 07/31/20Temple, TXIS SAF217 92$250.00Register

Address

City of Temple Service Center

3210 E. Ave H Bldg A
Temple, TX 76501

Instructor

To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Friday, July 31, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details08/25/20 – 08/25/20Seabrook, TXIS SAF217 96$250.00Register

Address

Seabrook Public Works Complex

1100 Red Blull Rd
Seabrook, TX 77586

Instructor

To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details11/17/20 – 11/17/20El Paso, TXIS SAF217 98$230.00Register

Address

El Paso Water Utilities Water

10751 Montana
El Paso, TX 79935

Instructor

To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

Details12/18/20 – 12/18/20Rosenberg, TXIS SAF217 97$250.00Register

Address

City of Rosenberg Civic Center

3825 Hwy 36 South
Rosenberg, TX 77471

Instructor

To Be Announced

Start Time

08:00 AM Friday, December 18, 2020
Central Daylight Time (CDT)

This schedule is subject to change without notice. If you have not received confirmation of the class prior to the class start, please contact the division at (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811 or itsi@teex.tamu.edu to get the latest schedule.

Course Description

TrenchThe Excavation Safety course focuses on the OSHA Standard for Excavation, 29 CFR 1926, 650-652 and provides the formal training required for an experienced professional to act as the “competent person” or one who is capable of identifying existing and predictable hazards in the surroundings, or working conditions which are unsanitary, hazardous, or dangerous to employees, and who has authorization to take prompt corrective measures to eliminate them during excavation operations.

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.

Attendance Requirements

To meet attendance requirements, participants must review each training module and complete all required course assignments, activities, quizzes, and/or end of course exam.

Topics

  • Hazard awareness
  • OSHA Standards for Confined Space Entry
  • OSHA Standards on Dust – Housekeeping and Others
  • OSHA Standards on excavation and trenching
  • Shoring and shielding
  • Sloping
  • Soil mechanics and classification

Suggested Audience

  • Professional excavation safety personnel
  • People whose jobs may require excavation to be performed on their job sites.
  • Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Personnel

Continuing Education And Professional Credits

  • 8.00 hours – TCEQ licensed water operators
  • 8.00 hours – TCEQ licensed wastewater operators

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Toll-Free: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811
Email: itsi@teex.tamu.edu

The instructors were very knowledgeable in this field. Very helpful with all aspects of class.

— Forensic Technician
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