SF-11-HO: Trenching and Excavating Safety

Trenching and Excavating Safety (SF-11-HO):

This half-day course has been designed to provide participants with a clear understanding of applicable provincial regulations, standards and the best practices for safe trenching and excavating.

What will be covered:

  • Review regulations for construction projects as per applicable regional health and safety acts
  • Comprehension related to: cave-ins, sloping, trench boxes, shoring, access & egress
  • Inspection requirements
  • Related hazards: PPE, underground lines, overhead power lines, heavy equipment

Duration: ½ Day                     

OJT: 4 hours

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