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Excavations for Construction - Online Training Course (04041)
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Excavations for Construction - Online Training Course

Teaches construction workers how to be safe when working around excavations. Read more.

Interactive Online Training courses are purchased using Training Points. This program is available for 25 points per seat (a seat is one person assigned to one course). Points are $1 each. See Overview for more information.

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Product Code: 36675, 66659


This program is available for 25 points per seat. A seat is one person assigned to one course. Already have a J. J. Keller® Training account? Click here to log in. If you are a new customer, click here to learn more about Training Points.

  • Regulations covered: 29 CFR 1926 Subpart P
  • The J. J. Keller's Excavations for Construction eLearning course covers the following topics:
    • Excavation Hazards
    • How to avoid accidents
    • How to prevent yourself and others from being injured
    • Soil classifications
    • Accessign excavations
    • And more
  • Intended Audience: All general construction workers
  • Length: Approximately 45 minutes
  • Languages: Available in English or Spanish
  • Copyright Date: 2014 (Rev. 11/16)

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After completing this course, employees will be able to:

  • Recognize potential excavation hazards on a construction jobsite
  • Explain the role of a competent person at an excavation
  • List the different soil classifications and their main properties
  • Identify ways to protect yourself when working near excavations
  • Describe ways to properly access excavations
  • Determine what to do in the event of an excavation cave-in

System Requirements

To ensure full course functionality, your computer will need to meet or exceed the following requirements:


  • Windows 8, Mac OS X 10.12 (Sierra) or higher
  • Mobile App: Android v7 — Nougat (8/2016) and above, iOS v11 and above
  • Persistent, high-speed internet connection with at least 1.5Mbps download speed
  • Speakers or headphones
  • Pop-up blockers must be disabled
  • JavaScript must be enabled
  • Cookies must be allowed
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 10 or higher


  • Windows: Internet Explorer 11, Edge Chromium, Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)
  • Mac & Mobile App: Safari (latest version), Google Chrome (latest version), Firefox (latest version)

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