Trenching or excavation conditions can change at a moment’s notice. This program is designed to raise general awareness of trench entry or rescue. All municipal workers who work in or around trenches should complete this awareness level training. Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to recognize a trench, describe hazards found in trenches, explain the relevant legislation and produce a simple action plan to reduce injuries and fatalities in trenches.
Applicable for the Municipal sector, this training will be of interest to municipal workers who work with excavation and trenches as part of their work, all workers who work near or in trenches should complete this awareness level training. Upon completion, participants receive a confirmation of training wallet card.