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Ground Disturbance, Trenching and Excavation


$60.00 + GST
(Member)
$90.00 + GST
(Non-Member)
Ground Disturbance, Trenching and Excavation

Learn about the hazards associated with ground disturbance, trenching and excavation. Participants will learn to identify hazards, avoid unintentional contact with buried facilities, how to utilize the Alberta One-Call program, and rules to be followed when working near pipelines. This course will review legislative responsibilities, locate requests, marking of buried facilities, soil stability, sloping, shoring, trench boxes and other safety equipment. Course includes classroom instruction, group discussion, videos and an exam.  Recommended for workers, supervisors and managers involved in trenching operations.

NOTE: This course is theoretical in nature and does not involve actual entry to a trench.

Duration: 1 day

CEU points: 0.6

BCRSP previously awarded 0.5 points for this course. The current class contains 6 technical hours and may be eligible for CM points.


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  April 06, 2020

Status: Open
Date: April 06, 2020
Start Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Location: 3755 - 43 Avenue, Camrose, AB
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  April 09, 2020

Status: Open
Date: April 09, 2020
Start Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Location: 4917 - 49 Ave, Bonnyville, AB
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  April 14, 2020

Status: Closed
Date: April 14, 2020
Start Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Location: 6623 52 Street, Lloydminster, AB
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  April 22, 2020

Status: Closed
Date: April 22, 2020
Start Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Location: Civic Yards, 7721 40 Ave, Red Deer, AB
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  April 23, 2020

Status: Closed
Date: April 23, 2020
Start Time: 8:30 am-4:00 pm
Location: 1 Alexandra Park, Leduc, AB
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