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Course Name
Excavation Operations
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5 days
Crosby, TX

The IUOE Training & Education Center will be offering classes in all areas of excavator operation from beginner through advanced.

Topics covered:

  • Trenching
  • Benching
  • Sloping
  • Trench Box Work
  • Backfilling
  • Layout

Excavator Operations - This class is one week class that will be Monday through Thursday 9 hrs a day, and 4 hours on Friday.  This class will be split between a couple hours each day of classroom, then the rest infield working with the excavators.  We will run several different manufactures of excavators.

 Class will include:

  • Trench digging techniques
  • Sloping trench techniques
  • Benching techniques
  • Osha standards for excavations
  • Machine inspection and good practices
  • Backfilling
  • Truck loading

This class would be recommended for basic to intermediate excavator operations, but will help improve any skill level.

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H&P Construction (NTF)