Excavation and Trenching for the Competent Person is an 8 Hour training designed to provide the worker with knowledge on hazards associated with excavations and the responsibilities of the Competent Person.
Training includes regulations found in the 29CFR1926 Subpart P and addresses
- Specific Excavation Requirements
- Requirements for protective systems
- Soil Classification
- Sloping and Benching
- Shoring and Shielding
This course provides an introduction to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for owners and managers of small businesses. The goal of the course is to help participants gain an understanding of OSHA operations and procedures and learn how they can work with OSHA to prevent or reduce injuries and illnesses in their workplaces.