Safe Digging Supervisory Course
This Supervisory-level Ground Disturbance training course is aimed at developing advanced ground disturbance (excavation) skills and attitudes, and explains the necessary process to plan and safely perform a ground disturbance (excavation) as per applicable regulatory federal and provincial/state requirements, acts and industry best practices.
Included in this supervisory ground disturbance training course: Online quizzes and a final exam. Certificate and wallet card issued upon successful completion.
Who Should Take This Course?
All individuals, including supervisors, ground disturbers, excavators, project managers, and workers, who work in the ground disturbance (excavation) industry will benefit from this e-learning supervisory ground disturbance training course.
By taking the online Safe Digging – Supervisory Ground Disturbance training course, you will gain an understanding of the following topics:
- Introduction to Safe Digging
- Legislation and Damage Prevention
- Stakeholders and Damage Prevention
- Information Sources and Visual Inspection
- Hazards, Obstacles and Safety
- Locating and Marking
- Hydrovacing and Facility Verification
- Safe Excavation
- The PROPPER Phases of Safe Digging
- Type of Incidents and How to Prevent Them
Average Course Running Time: 6 Hours
Last Updated: October 2016
|STANDARDS COMPLIANT Developed based on Canadian federal and provincial legislation, safety standards and industry best practices.|
|SELF PACED Unlimited access to your training materials. Take as much time as you need to successfully complete your course. Pause or resume training at any time.|
|LIVE STUDENT SUPPORT Phone, email, text and internet chat support is available 7 days/week Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 8:00 pm and weekends 12:00pm to 4:00pm Eastern Standard Time.|
|RECORD OF TRAINING Training records are stored securely for up to 3 years and may be accessed on demand from your account.|