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Compatent Person Confined Space and Excavation/Trenching Training
Tuesday, December 4, 2019
 7:30 am - 1:30 pm

5840 Airport Way South – Suite 213
Seattle, WA  98108 (Georgetown area)
206-412-4402 or 206-518-2909

ABC Retro Member - Free
ABC Member - First from Company - $85.00
ABC Member - Addt'l from Company - $70.00
Non-member - $130.00

Are you up to standards for Confined Space training? Are your employees aware of the dangers of working in a confined space? Entering confined spaces presents numerous hazards for a construction worker, frequently resulting in serious illness or fatality. Often the hazards can't be seen or otherwise sensed - until it is too late. This class will cover discuss an overview of confined space requirements, review of federal and state standards, pre-entry testing and hazard elimination, hazardous atmospheres and work environment hazards.A mistake while trenching or excavating could be deadly. Is your crew properly trained? Foremen and superintendents must have training in soil analysis, sloping, benching, shielding and protective systems, water accumulation, daily inspection requirements, emergency procedures and knowledge of OSHA and DOSH excavation standards. The person in charge must be able to identify predictable or potential hazards and know how to take corrective action. The seminar will include videos, slides, and in-class exercises to reinforce the information provided.

Course includes:
• WAC (Washington Administrative Code) 296-155-PART N
• General Protection Requirements
• Requirements for Protective Systems
• Soil Classifications
• Sloping and Benching
• Timber Shoring
• Aluminum Hydraulic Shoring
• Selection of Protective Systems
• Fall Protection Requirements
• Stability of Adjacent Structures
• Daily Inspection Requirements
• Written Test

Cancellation Policy for Events & Classes:

48-hour notice must be given for cancellations (unless otherwise noted).
Substitutions are permitted.

No-shows and late cancellations will be billed for the full amount.