Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Trenching and Excavation Safety Workshop
BC Housing: 8 Group A CPD Points
Date
Monday, November 27th, 2017
Location
Best Western Plus Kelowna Hotel & Conference Centre
2402 Hwy 97 N
Kelowna, BC
V1X 4J1
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Registration Deadline
Monday, November 27th, 2017
Early Bird Deadline
Register on or before Monday, November 13th, 2017 to receive special pricing.
Event Description
The workshop walks participants through a comprehensive program that included what the WorkSafeBC Regulations & Guidelines state, safe work procedures and what to do if something goes wrong.
 
It covers shoring, benching, sloping and shielding systems. It also includes a section on location of underground utilities and the geotechnical and structural engineered documentation requirements.
 

Upon completion of this couse participants will be able to:

  • Identify hazards around trenches and excavations
  • Be able to locate underground utilities
  • Understand soil types, soil collapse patterns, and warning signs
  • Gain familiarity with WorkSafeBC regulations
  • Understand geotechnical and structural engineered documentation
  • Understand sloping and benching
  • Understand shoring and shielding systems
  • Describe and demonstrate where possible safe installation and removal processes
  • Identify emergency procedures for a trench collapse

Upon successful completion, participants will receive a wallet certificate.

 

What previous participants said:

“Course was on point and informative.”

“Instructor has hands on experience!’

“Excellent presentation and explaining.”

“Very well done. I will hold a company wide meeting to talk about the information provided today.”

 

Contact & Support

For more information contact 604-298-7795

 

 

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket
* Early Bird Price Special
On or before Nov 13, 2017
Regular Price
After Nov 13, 2017
Attendee Registration For Workshop
ICBA Member $300.00 $350.00
Non-Member $350.00 $400.00
Agenda
7:30am - 8:00am
Registration and Breakfast
8:00am - 4:30pm
Workshop (Lunch provided)
Cancellation &
Refund Policy

COURSE REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS, TRANSFERS & REFUNDS:

 

Cancellations received at least 10 business days prior to the course date will result in a full refund.

 

Cancellations received less than 10 business days but more than 5 full business days prior to the course date are subject to an administration fee of $100 for full and half-day seminars, or $25 for breakfast sessions.

 

Registrants who do not show up for a course, and/or who do not notify ICBA at least 5 full business days prior to the course date will be assessed the full cost of the course. There will be no refunds or credits in this case.

 

Substitution of attendees is permitted up to and including the day of the course.

 

COURSE CANCELLATION BY ICBA:

 

ICBA may have to postpone or cancel courses due to insufficient enrolment, in which case ICBA’s liability will be limited to a refund of the registration fee.

 
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