Location

Concord, NC

Instructor

Ricki Robertson

Date

JAN 22, 2022

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JAN 22nd, 2022  8am-4pm

**OPEN TO ALL JMN AND APPRENTICES OF ALL TRADES**

Contact Sharon Pinto to sign up 704 721 0517

Description

Gain a working knowledge of definitions of Key Terms Used in the OSHA Excavation Standards (1926 Subpart P)

OSHA Requirements (federal and state) for being a Competent Person on an excavation site

General Hazards Associated with Trenching and Excavation Work

Requirements for Locating and Working Near Underground Utilities (including State utility codes)

Dangers Associated with Water Accumulation

Access and Egress from Trenches and Excavations

Exposure to Vehicular Traffic

Identifying and Addressing Potential Atmospheric Hazards Associated with Excavation Work

Soil Testing and Classification System (per appendix A of the OSHA excavation standard)

Requirements for Protective Systems

Sloping and Benching

Shoring

Trench Boxes

Other protective systems

Competent Person Inspection Requirements (pre and post-excavation, daily . . .)

OSHA Directives and Interpretations Related to Trenching and Excavation

Handling OSHA Enforcement Inspections at Trenching and Excavation Sites