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Excavation Safety
Certification Online

Excavation and working in trenches include some of the most dangerous situations in all of construction. If you’re planning on being an excavator or working in a trench for an upcoming job, it’s essential that you are well-versed in excavation safety. Employers want to see that you take excavation seriously: it’s time to take care of your excavation safety ticket right now.

Will This Course Satisfy OSHA Requirements
& Regulations?

YES. Velocity Training’s 45 minute excavation safety online course is designed to bring you into compliance and satisfy knowledge and safety requirements for the following:

  • OSHA 29 CFR §1926.21
  • OSHA standards related to safe excavation and trenching standards

How Do I Get My Excavation Safety Certification Card?

Ready to get your excavation safety certification card in Alberta or any other province for an upcoming job? Good news — there’s never been a better time to take care of your excavation training in a way that’s convenient, interesting, and gets you ready and compliant for your next job! At the end of our approximately 120 minute course, you’ll simply print out your certificate and excavation safety ticket as proof of full completion of your excavation safety training requirement.

Online Excavation Safety Course Preview

What are you waiting for? Take care of your Excavation Safety certification quickly and easily with a fun, engaging online course from Velocity Training!

Excavation Safety Course Topics

  • The difference between excavation and trenches
  • Excavation hazards
  • What to do before excavating
  • Protective systems, including site evaluation planning and protective system design
  • The role of a competent person at an excavation
  • Safety measures, including PPE and emergency response
  • Different soil types and their properties

Complete the Course on Any Device

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities, including Apple’s iPad and iPhone, as well as most other smartphones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.