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Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics

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Dates:July 17-19, 2018
Meets:All days: 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM, 3 sessions
Location:ABC Central Texas
Instructor:C S Coordinator
Fee: $595.00  
Materials:Provided by UT Arlington

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Course Description

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OSHA #3015
Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics

22.5 Hours | $595

Contract Price: $7,000


This course covers the OSHA Excavation Standards and safety and health aspects of excavation and trenching. Course topics include practical soil mechanics and its relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations, introduction of various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic), soil classification, and use of protective systems. Testing methods are demonstrated and students participate in workshops in the use of instruments such as penetrometers, torvane shears and engineering rods.


  • Participants must present a government-issued photo ID in order to attend this training.