Course Description

This Deep Excavation Training Course is aimed at ground workers and also other operatives.

The course aims to improve awareness, knowledge and skills of all workers involved in excavation works.

This is normally a four day course.

Deep Excavation Training Course Details

    • Describe the relevant safety regulations and also the requirements to support excavations.
    • Identify the characteristics of principle soil types together with the associated hazards.
    • Recognize the hazards, and also how to implement control measures for those hazards.
    • Carry out risk assessments.
    • Use basic tools and equipment for installing shoring.
    • Install shoring systems using the correct method appropriate for different types of ground conditions.
    • Withdraw support systems in the correct sequence.
    • Understand the emergency procedures.
    • Finally, carry out the above tasks safely.