This course will teach you about ground disturbance, what it means, and how to identify the hazards. You will learn how to protect yourself, protect the workers around you and prevent damage to underground structures.
This course is designed for supervisors and anyone who is involved in/or needs a strong understanding of ground disturbance procedures.
What Will You Learn?
By the end of the course, you will cover:
Code of Practice
Hazards of Ground Disturbance
Excavation cave-ins and engulfment
Equipment movement and contact
Exposure to falling loads
Alarm and emergency communication
Rescue and evacuation procedures
BC One Call to identify buried facilities
Self-paced e-learning course with animated and computerised voice-over slides, WorksafeBC and YouTube videos, and interactive quizzes
About 2.5 hours of self-paced instruction
Final Test: Your course completion certificate will not be released until you successfully complete the final test with an 80% passing grade. If you do not pass the final test with the required grade, you can continue to retest until you successfully pass.
Internet connection is required.
Headphones or otherwise quiet space recommended as course requires listening to a significant amount of audio
Device Compatibility: accessible via smartphone, tablet, and desktop/laptop computer
Course access is not immediate. Please plan for up to 24-48 hours before you gain course access.
You will receive an email from our Training & Education Team within 24-48 hours with login information and instructions on how to access your course.
If you have purchased your course on a weekend or holiday, we will email you your access information within 24-48 hours of the next regular business day.
No Refunds or Cancellations
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This course is offered through the MyCORCompliance training provider e-learning platform.