|2015 Dates||Times||Meetings||Meeting Type||Location||Fee|
|Mar. 23, 24, 25, 2015||8am - 5pm||3||Weekday||Anaheim||$650|
|June 22, 23, 24, 2015||8am - 5pm||3||Weekday||Riverside||$650|
This course covers OSHA Standards related to excavation and trenching. Topics include practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and un-shored slopes. Introduction to various types of shoring, soil classification, and protective systems will be emphasized.
Testing methods are demonstrated and students participate in workshops in the use of instruments such as penetrometers, torvane shears, and engineering rods. Upon course completion students will have the ability to assess employer’s compliance with the OSHA Excavation Standard, utilize soil testing methods to classify soil types, determine protective systems for excavation operations, and training requirements.
Individuals responsible for overseeing safety in industries such as: Construction, Manufacturing, Agriculture, Maritime and General Industry.
Course Length: 3 days
Recommended Materials: Pen, pencil, highlighter and writing pad.
The Cal OSHA quarterly updates provide an overview of the latest developments and most frequently cited violations in California. Our team of experts and guest speakers will provide valuable information to help you stay in compliance.
Click here for more information.
Click here for more information on how you can receive a free course catalog.
Join our mailing list to receive regular updates and information about new courses!
Stay up to date on all OSHA related news and events.