OSHA 3015 – Excavation, Trenching and Soil Mechanics

Course Description

Students learn about practical soil mechanics and the relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations. Various types of shoring including hydraulic and wood timbers are covered. Testing methods are demonstrated and a field exercise is conducted, allowing students to use instruments such as penetrometers, torvane shears, and engineering rods.

Prerequisites

None.

Continuing Education Units

  • CEUs – 2.4

Registration

  1. Payment by credit card, check or purchase order or call 1-866-936-6742.
  2. This class can be taught at your facility. Call 1-866-936-6742.

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Upcoming Course Dates

Feb
11
Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics – OSHA 3015
Central California Builders’ Exchange (Fresno, CA)
May
18
Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics – OSHA 3015
OSHA Training Institute Education Center (Dublin, CA)
Jun
15
Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics – OSHA 3015
Regional Public Safety Training Center (Reno, NV)
Sep
25
Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics – OSHA 3015
OSHA Training Institute Education Center (Dublin, CA)
Oct
7
Excavation, Trenching, and Soil Mechanics – OSHA 3015
San Luis Obispo County Builders’ Exchange (San Luis Obispo, CA)