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Online Competent Person Training – Excavation, Shoring and Trenching 2023 – OSHA Compliant

Federal OSHA Regulations 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P – Competent Person for Excavation, Trenching, and Shoring Training is designed to provide individuals with the knowledge and skills necessary to become a competent person for excavation, trenching, and shoring activities in accordance with OSHA’s requirements.

The online Competent Person course will cover the following topics:

  • An overview of OSHA regulations and requirements for excavation, trenching, and shoring
  • Soil mechanics and classification
  • Protective systems, including sloping, benching, shoring, and shielding
  • Hazard recognition and assessment
  • Emergency response and rescue procedures
  • Safe work practices and procedures
  • Inspection and maintenance of protective systems
  • Competent person responsibilities

Upon completion of the online course, participants will be able to identify potential hazards associated with excavation, trenching, and shoring activities, select and implement appropriate protective systems, and ensure compliance with OSHA regulations. Participants will also be equipped with the knowledge and skills necessary to serve as a competent person for excavation, trenching, and shoring activities.

This online competent person course is ideal for operators, labors, construction managers, supervisors, safety professionals, and anyone involved in excavation, trenching, and shoring activities. It is also suitable for individuals seeking to expand their knowledge and skills in this area and those preparing for OSHA certification exams. The course is delivered online, providing participants with the flexibility to complete the training at their own pace and convenience 24/7. 

This training will take applicants around two hours to complete. It can be taking at anytime on your convenience on any device. Once completed applicants will receive a PDF Certification in their email. 

To get started please follow the steps below: 

Step One: Fill out the form below

Step Two: Hit “Pay Now” 

Step Three: Once you have paid for the course you can start it immediately!

Competent Person Training Form


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