Excavation Safety

Is a course designed to teach you about trenching and digging. Recognizing and comprehending the complexities of an excavation site’s dangers is only the first step toward ensuring a safe and healthy work environment.


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Course Overview

As per guidelines of OSHAD-SF – Code of Practice 29.0 Excavation

This training assists employers and employees by enhancing abilities by expanding their skills and understanding the complex hazards of an excavation site as well as procedures, protection equipment, and emergency rescue operations, among other things, are all part of the excavation safety plan

This course will demonstrate and validate that the skills and awareness necessary to improve safety procedures and legal requirements when excavating must be followed.

Learning Objectives


Learners will be able to learn on the importance of using the right protective system during excavation work.


Learners will be able to be familiar with both general and specialized legislation and recommendations relating to excavation


Learners will Gain a understanding of the hazards of excavation and classification of the nature of ground soil types.


Learners will be able to distinguish between good and bad in excavation work.


Learners will be able to recognize the importance of excavation support, as well as the specialized safety.


Learners will understand how to conduct or explain risk assessments, excavation safety plans, and rescue operations.

Course Outline

Day One
  • Introduction to Excavation Safety
  • Definitions
  • Responsibilities of persons involved in excavation work.
  • identification of underground services and make decision of correct way of excavation.
  • Hazards of excavation
  • A brief overview about the different types of soil classifications
  • Warning signs and barricades
  • Inspection

Who Should Attend?

This highly practical and interactive course has been specifically designed for:

 Individuals who are required to work in areas where there may be a risk of falling and those who may be required to act as standby personnel and manage or supervise those required to work in or around excavation

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