Competent Person Training for Excavation - Medford OR

Competent Person Training for Excavations - Medford OR Area

Have an OSHA authorized trainer come to your site in the greater Medford OR area and conduct a Competent Person for Trenching and Excavation Training Course for your group. The class is based on the requirements of Subpart P of the Federal OSHA CFR 1926 construction standards for excavations.We also cover key differences in the Oregon State OSHA excavation standards.

 

The following topics are covered in this Excavation Competent Person training course:

 

  • Definitions of Key Terms Used in the OSHA Excavation Standards
  • OSHA (federal and Oregon) Requirements to be The Competent Person on a Trenching / Excavation Site
  • General Hazards Associated with Trenching and Excavation Work
  • Requirements for Locating and Working Near Underground Utilities (including 811 system and the Oregon state utility code)
  • Dangers Associated with Water Accumulation
  • Access and Egress from Trenches and Excavations
  • Exposure to Vehicular Traffic
  • Identifying and Addressing Potential Atmospheric Hazards Associated with Excavation Work
  • Soil Testing and Classification
  • Requirements for Protective Systems
    • Sloping and Benching
    • Shoring
    • Trench Boxes
    • Other Protective Systems
  • Competent Person Inspection Requirements
  • OSHA Directives and Interpretations Related to Trenching and Excavation
  • OSHA Inspections at Excavation Sites
  • . . . and more

 

The competent person class takes one day to complete, and can be conducted anywhere in the Medford OR / Southern Oregon area on any Weekday or a Saturday, whichever works best for you. The excavation competent person class consists of PowerPoint, video, workshops, and testing to keep the trainees engaged. Attendees will also receive a manual, note packet, and a certificate of completion for the training. And the employer receives a training certification form containing all information and signatures required to document the completion of your excavation competent person training class.

 

To request a proposal for an onsite excavation competent person training class in the Medford Oregon area for your group, please 

Click Here to contact us, or call 1-877-771-6742

 

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Competent person training for excavation and trenching is conducted in Medford OR and surrounding area.

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