"Competent Person" Training
OSHA requires that a "Competent Person" be on your construction or
maintenance site whenever workers are exposed in an excavation.
Course Preview is Available
Applied to trenching or excavation operations, the Competent Person (CP)
must have specific training and be knowledgeable of the requirements of the
standard, soils analysis, and use of protective systems. In addition, the CP
must have authority to take immediate corrective measures to eliminate
unsafe conditions. TrenchSafety's Competent Person Training Program is
designed to help you meet OSHA's training requirements.
To preview the course and see the topics covered (and to take a peek at a few pages in the Course Manual), CLICK HERE to download a printable PDF.
"Competent Person" Training Schedule
These one-day sessions run from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Cost is $125 per
person, including lunch. Each student receives an instructional workbook
(which serves as a valuable reference later) and a wallet card and
certificate indicating successful completion of the class. CLICK HERE to download samples of each.
2014 "Competent Person" Class Schedule . . .
- JUST ADDED! Wednesday, May 28 — Gulfport, Mississippi — This class is co-sponsored by Mississippi AGC
- JUST ADDED! Monday, June 23 — Montgomery, Alabama — This class is during the 2014 Alabama Damage Prevention Summit. NOTE: Registration is being handled directly by the Alabama Summit. CLICK HERE to sign up.
CLICK HERE to sign up for "Competent Person" classes.
Additional cities and dates may be added as they are confirmed.
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