Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Trenching and Excavation Safety Workshop (Live Online Training)
BC Housing: 7.5 CPD Points
Date
Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
Registration Deadline
Tuesday, September 8th, 2020
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 course 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

 

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

Please contact Ally Bodnar at 604-298-7795 or training@icba.ca for more information.

 

 

 

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
ICBA Member $159.00
Merit Member $159.00
Non-Member $199.00
Agenda (Pacific Time)
8:00am - 4:30pm
Course
Additional Information

A Desktop / Laptop/ Smart phone/ Tablet with a webcam, microphone & speakers are required.

 

A stable wifi/internet connection would be an asset.

Cancellation &
Refund Policy

COURSE REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS, TRANSFERS & REFUNDS:

 

Cancellations received at least 5 business days prior to the webinar date will result in a full refund.

 

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

 

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

 

COURSE CANCELLATION BY ICBA:

 

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

 
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