Studies show that excavation work is one of the most hazardous types of work done in the construction industry. Injuries from excavation work tend to be of a very serious nature and often result in fatalities. The greatest risk comes from an unexpected cave-in, but other hazards include falls, falling objects, lack of oxygen in a close space, etc. This course will review legislation, soil types, inspections, weather, allowable slopes, shoring and benching, pre-fabricated/trench boxes, and safe access and egress.
Approximately 45-50 minutes
Testing conducted throughout this course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course if the pass mark is not achieved.
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.
Certificate of Completion:
Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completions will be available for download and printing
|Number of Users||Discount|
|100 and more||66.67% off|