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OSHA #3015 - Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics

This course covers the OSHA Excavation Standard and safety and health aspects of excavation and trenching. Course topics include practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations, introduction of various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic), soil classification, and use of protective systems. 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 their 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. 2.0 CEU.

*This course was previously known as OSHA #3010

 

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Location Language Dates Class Times Instructor Course Fee Early Bird 3+ Early Bird Early Bird Expires* Register Online
Hillside, IL English Sept. 24-26, 2019 7:30 am-4 pm Paul Satti $725 $700 $675 July 26, 2019 Register Here

*Early Bird pricing expires at 4:30 p.m. (CST) on date shown.