Excavation Safety

SAF217 - 8.00 Hours

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.

Schedule

  • Details
    11/12/2019 - 11/12/2019
    Rosenberg TX
    IS  SAF217  80
    $230.00

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.

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.

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

TCEQ licensed water operators+TCEQ licensed wastewater operators

Contact Information

Infrastructure Training & Safety Institute
OSHA Training Institute Education Center
Phone: (979) 458-9188 | Tollfree: (800) 723-3811 or (800) SAFE-811

Related Courses

OSH226+OSH712+OSH301Permit-Required Confined Space Entry (OSHA #2264)+Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics (OSHA #3015)Permit-Required Confined Space Entry (OSHA #2264)+Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics (OSHA #3015)Permit-Required Confined Space Entry (OSHA #2264)+Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics (OSHA #3015)

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