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Excavation Training
Personnel working in or around excavations.

This course covers:

  • OSHA standards, laws, policies and penalties
  • Soil mechanics - why cave-ins occur, job planning and excavation
  • Safety plans
  • Shoring, sloping and shielding
Prerequisites ​None
Pre-Work Required
Suggested Class Size

​Minimum 10
Maximum 20

Course Length
8 hours

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