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SAFETY: 1460 USGS Excavations

Course code: 1460
Course title: SAFETY: 1460 USGS Excavations
Description: Upon completion of this course, you should be able to: State the greatest risk that is present at an excavation; Briefly describe the three main methods for protecting employees from cave-ins; Name at least three factors that pose a hazard to employees working in excavations, and at least one way to eliminate or reduce each of the hazards; and Describe the role of a competent person at an excavation site.
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Target Audience:DOI Employees
Delivery method: OLT
Instructional hours: 1
Credits/CEUs: 1
Vendor: DOI University (DOIU)
Contact:Online, DOIU (DOIUONLINE)
Requires Approval:No
Responsible Bureau:Office of the Secretary

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