Trenching & Shoring Safety - Pay Per View Training Program (05361)
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Trenching & Shoring Safety - Pay Per View Training Program

Reduce the risk of excavation-site accidents with this powerful training tool. Online preview available.

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Program Type:Basic
Product Code: 24514
List Price: $65.00
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Note: When ordering Pay Per View Training, you will be provided a link to access the Basic or Premium program you purchased. You will have 72 hour access to the program starting from the time you click the link.

  • Pay Per View format allows trainers to conduct effective, affordable training wherever they have Internet access
  • Includes 3 days of access to the video plus downloadable Trainer's/Instructor's Guide, quizzes and answer keys, a training log and supplemental video content
  • Program is viewable from video-capable, internet-connected mobile devices such as an iPhone® and iPad®, as well as most Android™ tablets and phones
  • Program focuses on OSHA-regulated safety measures and best practices related to excavation-site work
  • Helps your employees avoid trench accidents by training them on safe excavation-site procedures
  • Covers core topics that include the following:
    • Underground installations
    • Access and egress
    • Exposure to falling loads
    • Hazardous atmospheres
    • Protection from hazards with water accumulation
    • Stability of adjacent structures
    • Protection from loose rock or soil
    • Inspections
    • Protection of employees in excavations
    • Design of sloping and benching systems
    • Design of support, shield and other protective systems
    • Installation and removal of support

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Product Code Description Program Type Language Alternate Product Code Format Copyright Date
Basic Program
Pay Per View

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Pay Per View BASIC Program includes:

Main Program

  • 23-Minute Video - Combines engaging video and editing technology with expertise from industry professionals at all levels.
    • Introduction - Explains why following safety rules when working in trenches is so important.
    • Definitions and Dangers - Defines key terms; cites government statistics regarding trenching and shoring fatalities, and features a series of animations that illustrate how a cave-in can cause a person to suffocate within minutes.
    • Before Excavation Begins - Gives an overview of what happens before an excavation in order to ensure the workers' safety. Discusses different hazards such as power lines, traffic patterns, underground installations, soils, water conditions and rocks.
    • The Competent Person - Defines "competent person" and outlines their responsibilities on the jobsite.
    • Soil Classification - Explains the classifications stable rock and Type A, B and C.
    • Protective Support Systems - Provides information on protective support systems, such as sloping methods, benching methods, trench boxes or trench shields and shoring systems.
    • General Safety Practices - Goes over different ways workers can help ensure their safety: Use the proper safety equipment; Make sure warning systems are in place; Don't work underneath lifting or digging equipment loads; Never work on a slope or bench above a co-worker; Keep material and equipment two feet from the edge of the trench; Stay aware of changing conditions, which can affect the trench; Stay aware of signs of trouble.
    • Emergency Response Procedures - Discusses what workers should do in case of an emergency.
    • Conclusion - Emphasizes that everyone needs to follow the safety rules and constantly be alert for hazards when working in trenches.
  • Video Extras
    • Checklist - Provides a quick way to refresh key points of the program to better aid retention.
    • Commentary - Offers additional interviews by industry professionals

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Basic Program includes access to:

  • Video - Main Program
  • Instructor's Guide
  • Quiz (with Answer Key)

System Req.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows XP with Service Pack 2, Vista or Windows 7
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher; or Firefox 3 or higher; or Chrome 7 or higher
  • Adobe Flash 8 or higher (Ensure other applications like Quicktime, iTunes, Real Player, or Windows Media Player aren't set as the default streaming application, as this might affect the video player.)
  • 1.2 GHz processor
  • 512 MB RAM

Broadband Connection to the Internet

  • Make sure you have a broadband connection to the Internet, not a dial-up connection. Check to see that no other devices or software in your system are using up bandwidth. We recommend at least a 3.0-Mbps connection speed for high-quality video and at least 1 Mbps for uninterrupted basic-quality video.

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