The Ground Disturbance for Supervisors course is aligned with IRP 17 requirements; including worker and supervisory levels (level 1&2).
Our Online Ground Disturbance Course is designed for those individuals who are planning, supervising or otherwise participating in trenching and/or excavating operations. Participants will gain the tools and knowledge to safely complete the work and avoid a potential pipeline hit.
Save time and money with online training
Eliminate travel and accommodation costs associated
with class room training
Minimize time away from work by allowing employees to complete
the course online from home or during downtime.
Duration: approximately 3 hours, available online 24/7.
The only online Ground Disturbance course NOW Available!
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The Facility Owner
Owners of Other Types of Buried Facilities
Responsibilities of Ground Disturbers
Undertaking a Ground Disturbance
Notification to the Facility Owner
Facility Owner Response to Notification
Searching for Buried Facilities
Provincial One-Call Centre Listing
Non-Members of One-Call Centres
Alberta Energy and Utilities Board (EUB)
Municipal/Rural Utility Owners
Consult Area Operations Personnel - Company Personnel
Discussion with Land Owner
Saskatchewan 12 Call List
Permissions and Approvals
Crossing Agreements - Written Approval
Ground Disturbance Permits/Checklists
Utility Right-of-Ways (URWS)
National Energy Board (NEB)
Identifying and Marking Buried Facilities
Marking Limits of Job Site
Exposure and Mechanical Excavation
Supervising the Exposure and Mechanical Excavation
Mechanical Excavation after Exposure
Excavation Using Hydrovac or Air Vacuum Equipment
Contacting a Buried Facility
Corporate Policies and Permits
Vehicles Crossing Pipelines
To successfully complete the course, students have 3 attempts to achieve 80 % or higher on the exam. Upon successful completion of the course exam, a printable certificate is issued. The certificate is valid for a period of three years from the date of issue. Wallet sized certificate included.
$89.95 + GST
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