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RMEC 123VC - Digging Deeper into Construction Trenching and Excavations Hazards-VIDEO CONFERENCE

Safety and Health


Digging Deeper into Construction Trenching and Excavation Hazards

OSHA/DOL 2020 Susan Harwood Grant SH-05136-SH9

The course is instructor led with a 7.5 hours of teaching content. Participants with responsibilities for the safe work of others around trenches and excavations who are employed by construction companies with less then 250 employees may be eligible to become trainers and receive all curricula content with a commitment of training at least 10 workers using the materials before the grant end date.  All participants receive the Red Rocks Community College‚Äôs Digging Deeper student manual; a 95-page document that has been approved for use in this program by US DOL OSHA. The manual illustrates safe industry practices aligned to the US DOL OSHA Code of Federal Regulations for working in and around trenches and excavations.

RMEC has received permisison from OSHA's Directorate of Trianing 

to conduct this course via LIVE Video Conference. 


You may choose whether you wish to attend a 7.5-hour course on either Monday or Wednesday or all three 2.5-hour sessions Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.  Each session will be live and your full attendance is required to qualify for a Certificate of Completion and/or receive access to the training materials.

Participants must have a microphone, speaker and camera to participate in the live broadcast.  

Contact with questions.


Watch this page for new dates coming soon. 

Monday April 13, 8:00am-5:00pm        Session I              7.5hours with breaks 

Tuesday April 14, 7:00am-9:30am       Session II. A        2.5 hour session

Wednesday April 15, 8:00am-5:00pm  Session III            7.5hours with breaks 

Thursday April 16, 7:00 am-9:30am     Session II. B        2.5 hour session

Friday April 17, 7:00am-9:30am           Session II. C        2.5 hour session

Course Outline 

Disclaimer: This presentation is being delivered under grant number SH-05136-SH9 from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor. It does not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the U.S. Department of Labor, nor does mention of trade names, commercial products, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.

Dates Available:

Red Rocks Community College
13300 West 6th Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80228
(303) 914-6420
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Course Code: RMEC 123VC
Language: ENG
Credits: .75
Materials Included: False
Fee: $0.00