Laurens County W&SC Trenching & Excavation Competent Person Training

Tuesday, Mar 10, 2020

Time: 8:00am – 4:00pm

This course is for all employers working in trenching and excavation. OSHA requires the employer to have a “competent person” on-site who is trained and knowledgeable in soil analysis, protective systems, and the requirements of the standard.

This one-day course meets OSHA 1926 Construction Standard for Trenching & Excavation “Competent Person” as required by OSHA for employers working in trenches. Class content covers all parts of Standard 1926.650-652 to include Soil Analysis, Protective Systems, Underground Utilities, Soil Piles, Safety Requirements, Checklists, and Access and Egress.

Students completing this program will receive a pocket card certifying them as Trench “Competent Person”, student workbook and copy of the Trenching Standard.

Event Location

Laurens County W&SC Administration Office
3850 Highway 221 S.
Laurens, SC 29360

Event Fees:

per student $ 125.00


Registration is closed for this event.

For more information or questions, please email:

frosttraining@gmail.com