Excavation & Trenching
Who Should Attend
Any person wishing to upgrade their knowledge on trenching and soil types in excavation works.
The aim of this course is to provide the participant with adequate knowledge to successfully complete the assessments and the practical skills required to work in a safe environment.
On completion of this course, participants will know:
- Workplace Health & Safety Regulations and requirements
- Underpinning knowledge & skills requirement
- Design and Planning
- Causes of Incidents
- Site Hazards
- Soil Mechanics
- Soil Identification and Classification
- Trench Rescue Procedures
- Incident Investigation
Participants will receive a set of course notes and undergo a written assessment.
All participants will be required to participate in a practical demonstration and assessment. Participant or client to provide all plant and equipment along with an area to conduct practical assessment.
Participants who demonstrate competency by successfully completing all assessments will receive a Certificate of Attendance for Excavation & Trenching.
The course will be delivered via a face-to-face format in either ASTA training rooms or at your workplace, depending on numbers, client requirements and training facilities available for the practical assessment.
Call 4153 2800 to discuss your options
4 Hour Theory only available
Group rates available – please contact our office to discuss
Minimum and Maximum participant numbers apply