Regulatory Training: Safe Excavation

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SAQA unit standard aligned:
This course is not aligned with a unit standard.

Attendance certificates will be issued electronically, in PDF.      
Course outcomes:
Know and understand the hazards attached to excavation work;
Know and understand the precautionary measures needed to manage the identified hazards;
Address the shoring, benching, and cut-back aspects with respect to effective excavation work;
Know and understand the legal requirements.  

Course structure:
This course is structured to ensure that the participants get a full understanding of the dangers of excavation work and that an incident in this type of work normally results in a fatality. 
A number of videos are made use of to facilitate this course.   
Target group:
This course is aimed at all persons that are involved in excavation work, especially in the construction industry but not limited to that industry.
All levels of employees would gain from this course.