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Product code: TS_EXC-BC_VIR_EN

Trench & Excavation: Competent Person Training - British Columbia - Virtual

This interactive virtual presentation is designed for persons who will be supervising, planning, executing, or participating in any excavation activities in British Columbia, Canada. The course is designed to focus on effective communication between all levels of workers, identify specific responsibilities adhering to the relevant legislation and classify potential hazards using hazard assessments and control measures for safe excavation and the prevention of underground facility damage. Upon completion of this virtual program, the learner will receive Training Materials and Certificate of Course Completion.

Virtual Instructor-Led Course Types 
Multiple learners in one location – Facilitated training experience with a single sign-on
Individual learners in multiple locations with separate sign-on  

Training Topics

  • Relevant legislation
  • Trenching & excavation hazards
  • Soil terminology and classifications
  • Excavation support systems
  • Hazard assessment and controls
  • Environmental protection and assessment
  • Emergency Response Planning

Special instructions:
A web camera and a hands-free audio device is highly suggested when taking this course

Training Topic

Education Type

  • Compliance

Learning Setting

Instruction Language

  • English
Price per seat
Session Details
  • Compliance
  • Virtual Classroom
  • English
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