This course is designed to educate students about the hazards of rescuing personnel from excavated trenches and to provide hands-on training in methods for the safe rescue of injured workers.
This course follows all aspects of OSHA 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P Excavations.
Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded 1.6 Continuing Education Units (CEU) certified through the International Association for Continuing Education & Training.
There are no prerequisites for this course.
Class attendance is an essential part of the education process and participants in TEEX courses are expected to attend all class sessions and field exercises. This course requires participants to attend a minimum of 80% of the class hours as a component of successful course completion. During the course, your instructor will review any additional attendance requirements, for example a field exercise that cannot be missed.
TopicsExcavation safety per OSHA 29 CFR 1926 subpart P+Hydraulic Shoring+ICS for trench rescue+Soil analysis and mechanics+Soil Classifications+Trench dynamics+Trench rescue operations
Suggested AudienceAll emergency response personnel
Course dates and fees are subject to change without notice.
Due to the nature of the training, a physical examination and fit test is recommended prior to enrolling in this course. Courses will begin at 8 a.m. on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
- Leather gloves
- Shoes with ankle support
- Eye protection
- Register online or use our registration form, fill it out, print it, and fax it to (979) 458-4368.
- Fees must be paid prior to or on the first day of class unless other arrangements have been made.
- Fees do not include lodging or meals.