This course offers a refresher training on the hazards of working in or near open excavations and trenches. Participants will review the hazards associated with earth excavation and how to protect against collapses and cave in in accordance with OSHA Compliance Standards. The course will also address employee responsibilities, competent person responsibilities, hazard recognition and protection on the job site, soil types and how to classify them, and safety systems necessary to protect workers.
This class is approximately 75 minutes. Completion certifications available upon request.