Online Training

Trenching and Shoring Safety - Online Theory Only

NOTE: This course has been updated and was formerly known as Trenching and Shoring

Help employees distinguish the differences and hazards of trench and excavations; soil classifications; protective systems; safe practices, and emergency response.


Trench vs Excavation

  • The differences between a trench and an excavation
  • Hazards of each

Soil Classifications

  • Categories of soil
  • Responsibilities of a competent person

Protective Systems

  • Selecting the correct systems

Safe Work Practices

  • Inspections and testing
  • Site preparedness


Cost: $25 plus GST

Duration: The time needed to complete each online course varies for each individual. You may stop the course at any time and access your activity at a later date.



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