Industrial Safety Online is a leader in providing online safety and awareness training for individuals and companies across Canada. The online Ground Disturbance 201 course covers all aspects of ground disturbance and details the definition and hazards of ground disturbance including permits, locating underground facilities, regulations, responsibilities and safety of those involved in ground disturbance. Some of the key points covered in this course are Damage Prevention, Preparation, Planning, Execution and Completion of a Ground Disturbance.
This online course is designed and intended for employees, supervisors managers and planners who are required to plan, develop, or be involved with any kind of ground disturbance. This online course has the same content and exam criteria as the classroom course, and has been endorsed by the Alberta Common Ground Alliance (ABCGA) and designed for planners, managers, supervisors, and employees. Upon completing this online course, you will have a solid understanding of the following points:
- Identify and define ground disturbance
- Describe the hazards of ground disturbance
- Decide what permits and agreements will be required
- Describe how to locate and identify underground facilities
- Describe regulations associated with ground disturbance
- Describe the responsibilities for owners and ground disturbers
- Describe safety requirements
This Ground Disturbance 201 course contains the same course content and examination criteria as a classroom delivered course that has been endorsed to the Alberta Common Ground Alliance (ABCGA) Ground Disturbance 201 Standard.
The anticipated duration of this course is seven (7) hours and requires a pass mark of at least 80%. You will be given three (3) attempts to complete this course, and upon successful completion, the learner will be provided with a certificate that can be printed or downloaded. The certificate is valid for three (3) years from the course completion date outlined on the certificate.
The course is available on most mobile devices and tablets including Android, IOS(Apple) and those products with a Windows Operating System. It is recommended to launch the course in Google Chrome or Firefox for the best learning experience.