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SAFETY IS NOT A CHOICE, IT'S A RESPONSIBILITY WE OWE TO OURSELVES AND THOSE AROUND US

Introduction

The Trench and Excavation Safety course is designed to provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of the hazards associated with trench and excavation work and the steps required to ensure a safe work environment. This course is essential for anyone who is involved in trench and excavation work, including workers, supervisors, and safety professionals.

Objectives:

  • To provide participants with a comprehensive understanding of trench and excavation safety
  • To teach participants how to identify and assess trench and excavation hazards
  • To educate participants on the importance of following established safety procedures
  • To explain the steps involved in implementing a trench and excavation safety program
  • To demonstrate the use of equipment safeguards, such as trench boxes and shoring systems

Topics Covered:

  • Trench and excavation safety
  • Identifying and assessing trench and excavation hazards
  • Established safety procedures
  • Implementing a trench and excavation safety program
  • Equipment safeguards, such as trench boxes and shoring systems

Delivery Method: This course is delivered through a combination of lecture, hands-on demonstrations, and interactive discussions. Participants will have opportunities to engage in practical exercises and ask questions throughout the course.

Duration: The course is typically delivered over one day and participants will receive a certificate of completion upon finishing the course.

Who Should Attend: This course is ideal for workers, supervisors, and safety professionals involved in trench and excavation work and anyone who is responsible for ensuring a safe work environment in trench and excavation projects.

By completing this course, participants will have a solid understanding of trench and excavation safety and best practices for ensuring a safe work environment. This course will also help organizations to minimize the risk of trench and excavation incidents and improve compliance with OSHA regulations.


Learning Outcomes

      • Understanding of powered industrial truck safety principles: The program covers the principles and practices of powered industrial truck safety in the workplace, including the importance of protecting workers and others from powered industrial truck-related hazards.
      • Knowledge of powered industrial truck safety regulations and standards: The program covers the latest OSHA regulations and industry best practices in powered industrial truck safety, providing you with a comprehensive understanding of the field.
      • Ability to identify and assess powered industrial truck hazards: Upon completion of the program, you will have the skills to identify potential powered industrial truck hazards in the workplace and assess their level of risk.
      • Understanding of powered industrial truck control measures and procedures: The program covers various control measures and procedures for reducing or eliminating powered industrial truck hazards, including how to develop and implement effective powered industrial truck control programs.
      • Knowledge of powered industrial truck safety training and education: The program covers the importance of training and educating employees on powered industrial truck safety, including how to develop and deliver effective powered industrial truck safety training programs.

      Course Brief

      • Course Contents
      • Entry Requirements
      • Pricing
      COURSE CONTENTS
      TRAINING SHOULD EMPHASIZE ON THE FOLLOWING CONTENTS WITH INDEPTH CASE STUDIES
      Introduction to Trench and Excavation Safety Trench and Excavation Hazards Trench and Excavation Safety Planning
      Trench and Excavation Support Systems Training and Education Trench and Excavation Safety Programs
      Special Topics in Trench and Excavation Safety

      Training should emphasize on the following contents;

      • Introduction to Trench and Excavation Safety: Overview of trench and excavation safety in construction, importance of safely managing trenches and excavations, OSHA regulations and standards related to trench and excavation safety.
      • Trench and Excavation Hazards: Identifying common hazards associated with trenches and excavations (e.g. cave-ins, falls, hazardous atmospheres), understanding the potential consequences of trench and excavation hazards, assessing the risk of trench and excavation hazards.
      • Trench and Excavation Safety Planning: Developing trench and excavation safety plans, implementing safety procedures and protocols for trench and excavation work, managing emergency situations related to trench and excavation hazards.
      • Trench and Excavation Support Systems: Understanding different types of trench and excavation support systems (e.g. shoring, shielding), proper selection, use, and maintenance of trench and excavation support systems, understanding the limitations and capabilities of trench and excavation support systems.
      • Training and Education: Providing training for employees and contractors on how to safely manage trenches and excavations, promoting trench and excavation safety culture and awareness, encouraging active participation in trench and excavation safety management.
      • Trench and Excavation Safety Programs: Developing a trench and excavation safety program, implementing a trench and excavation safety program, monitoring and evaluating a trench and excavation safety program.
      • Special Topics in Trench and Excavation Safety: Managing trench and excavation safety in specific environments (e.g. urban, rural), managing trench and excavation safety for specific construction activities (e.g. utility, foundation), managing trench and excavation safety for specific populations (e.g. temporary workers, youth workers).

      Entry Requirements

      We believe in providing high-quality learning experiences to anyone who is willing to learn and improve their occupational safety and health skills. This course is designed to cater to individuals from diverse backgrounds and levels of expertise. To ensure a positive learning experience for all students, we have established some minimum entry requirements that need to be met before enrolling in our course.

      Applicants to this program must possess the following:

      • have a recognized undergraduate degree or equivalent in engineering or a relevant science discipline, or
      • demonstrate equivalent academic ability based on industrial experience or membership of a professional institution, or
      • minimum one year of experience in occupational safety and health.
      FEE STRUCTURE FOR 2023-24
      STATUS COURSE FEE (PDF) COURSE FEE (HARD BOUND CERTIFICATES)
      International $24.99 $44.99

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      Program Duration

      This course is designed to help you reach your goals at your own pace and on your own schedule. Instructional contact-time must be a minimum of 8 hours. Most students intend to complete their studies via online learning within 1 month.

      Career Opportunities

      Following these careers typically involve developing and implementing safety programs and policies.

      • Powered Industrial Truck Safety Coordinator: A powered industrial truck safety coordinator is responsible for developing and implementing powered industrial truck safety programs in an organization, ensuring that the workplace is in compliance with all relevant powered industrial truck safety regulations and standards.
      • Health and Safety Officer: A health and safety officer is responsible for ensuring that an organization is in compliance with health and safety regulations and maintaining a safe workplace for employees.
      • Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) Consultant: An OHS consultant provides expert advice and guidance to organizations on how to comply with occupational health and safety regulations and maintain a safe workplace for employees.
      • Corporate Safety Manager: A corporate safety manager is responsible for developing and implementing safety programs for a large organization, ensuring that the organization is in compliance with all relevant safety regulations and standards.
      • Safety and Health Trainer: A safety and health trainer is responsible for providing safety and health training to employees in an organization, including training on powered industrial truck safety.

      Program Features

      The course features a range of benefits and features that are designed to enhance your learning experience and provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to succeed.

      Some of the key features of our course include:

      • Comprehensive curriculum
      • Convenient online format
      • Interactive learning experience
      • Certificate of completion, Transcript, and Wallet Card
      • Access to the online community

      What You Will Get

      Professional Recognition

      Our program has been designed to meet the highest standards of quality and rigor and is backed by the expertise of our experienced instructors.

      Upon completion of the course, you will receive a certificate of completion that is widely recognized in the industry as a demonstration of your knowledge and commitment to safety. Certificate issued by the American Institute of Safety Professionals is accepted by a wide range of employers and regulatory agencies, making it a valuable addition to your resume or professional portfolio.

      In addition to the certificate, you will also receive access to our online community of safety professionals, where you can network with others in the field and continue to build your knowledge and expertise. Our community is a vibrant and supportive network of professionals who are committed to promoting a safe and healthy work environment. Our program is also recognized by a number of professional organizations and regulatory agencies.

      We are proud to offer a program that is widely recognized as a leading resource in the field of Occupational Health, Safety, and Environment. This course is accredited by the American Institute of Safety Professionals, upon successful completion of the course candidate shall be awarded with a master certificate, course certificate (if applicable) transcript, and wallet cards.

      English language requirements

      To enroll in AISP diploma, programs or courses, prospective students are typically required to meet certain English language requirements. These requirements are put in place to ensure that students are able to effectively communicate and comprehend course material, participate in discussions and group projects, and complete written assignments to a high standard.

      Meeting English language requirements is an important part of the enrollment process as it ensures that students are able to effectively communicate and comprehend course material, participate in discussions and group projects, and complete written assignments to a high standard.

      • Applicants will need a good English Language ability to succeed in their program. Those for whom English is not their first language are suggested to have;
      • Achieved a minimum of IELTS 6.5 or equivalent and
      • Or have successfully completed courses (of 1 year or more in duration) delivered in English.

      Final Examination Information

      All students must achieve a minimum 70% score to successfully pass the examination which shall be taken online through AISP assigned portal. After successful completion of the examination, students will get their results immediately on their registered emails. This is an open-book exam and students are permitted to use a separate browser window to review course content while taking the exam. If you do not pass the examination you may retake the examination. Students are allowed to take an exam three times within one month. During this time, students should review the course material to improve their understanding.

      Additional fees information

      For questions about American Institute of Safety Professionals online fees, replacement certificates, additional hardbound materials or any other financial related issues please feel free to contact accounts@amiosp.com


      Price $ 44.99