OSHA 3015: Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics

OSHA 3015: Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics
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.
 

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This course is being offered at AGC Houston through the University of Texas at Arlington's Division for Enterprise Development.

When
12/4/2018 7:00 AM - 12/6/2018 4:00 PM
Where
3825 Dacoma St. Houston, TX 77092 UNITED STATES

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