Competent Person Training Trenching & Excavations Schedule

Our comprehensive trench safety training is essential to keep your company compliant with OSHA regulations.

Competent Person Training: Trenching & Excavations - Online - July 10 2024

The Competent Person Online Training Seminar covers the CAL-OSHA Title 8, Section 1540, 1541 & 1541.1 and Fed OSHA 1926 Subpart P. There is a high focus on Soils Analysis and Soils Classification as well as an in depth look at Hazard Atmospheres in Trenching and Excavation work.

OSHA states that the Competent Person’s knowledge of the excavation standards must be demonstrated not certified. Our subject matter experts have worked in the field with compliance for years. Let us help you put confident Competent Persons on your jobsites.

Our comprehensive training is an important part of keeping your company compliant with current OSHA regulations.

The course is roughly 7-8 hours with lunch and breaks.

Cost includes training class, a comprehensive handbook, a certificate of completion, and a wallet card.

All classes subject to minimum class size requirements. If a class does not meet the min requirements for enrollment we will work with you to schedule you in another class. We will not reschedule you more than once. 

Contact Information:

Please call 714-337-8611 for scheduling and class availability, or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Course Outline

  1. Trenching and Excavation Safety and Hazard Awareness
  2. Introduction to Working with Trenches and the Excavation Standards
  3. Soils Mechanics, Analysis and Testing
  4. The Competent Person
  5. Common Terms and Numbers in Excavation Work
  6. Specific Requirements
  7. Protective Systems
  8. Appendices
  9. Design a Protective System

Event Information

Event Date 07-10-2024 7:00 am
Event End Date 07-10-2024 2:30 pm
Individual Price $225
Location Trench Shoring Company Online

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