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Ground Disturbance Level 201

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ONLINE COURSE GROUND DISTURBANCE FOR SUPERVISORS  OVERVIEW

This elearning program is Alberta Common Ground Alliance endorsed course is designed for planners, managers, supervisors, and employees  The specific personnel  will be required to develop, plan, and implement any kind of ground disturbance.

 

Upon successful completion of this online course you should be able to:

  • Decide what permits and agreements will be needed
  • Describe how to locate and identify the underground facilities
  • Describe regulations associated with ground disturbance
  • Describe the responsibilities for owners and ground disturbers
  • Describe safety requirements for your job
  • Identify and know the definition ground disturbance
  • Describe the  many hazards of ground disturbance

 

This Ground Disturbance for Supervisors course contains the same course content as a classroom based  Ground Disturbance 201 course, and has been endorsed by the Alberta Common Ground Alliance (ABCGA).

 

VIRTUAL GROUND DISTURBANCE FOR SUPERVISORS  PROCTORING

This online course uses virtual proctoring through Integrity Advocate in order to guarantee that the learner has successfully completed the training . It  ensures compliance with industry leading safety standards. Many employers prefer the high level of compliance that certificates with proctoring endorsements guarantee.

 

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS

Please note that a webcam is required.This  will record the training session to ensure that the correct learner has completed all required training without outside assistance. You must give Integrity Advocate access to your webcam device to proceed and validate the certificate.

 

ONLINE COURSE TOPICS

Module 1 – Definition, Words, and the Terms

  • Defining the meaning  ground disturbance
  • Common words and terms related to ground disturbance

Module 2 – Various Regulations and Responsibilities

  • Penalties for contravention of regulations
  • Responsibilities of each party involved in a ground disturbance
  • Regulations that apply to ground disturbance

Module 3 – Various types of Approvals, Permits, and Agreements

  • Circumstances that may impact the ground disturbance permits and agreements required
  • Approvals common to ground disturbance
  • Various types of ground disturbance permits
  • Commonly used ground disturbance agreements

Module 4 – Ground Disturbance Plans

  • Techniques that can be used to minimize environmental impacts
  • Soil types, cutbacks, and sloping according to Alberta and Saskatchewan regulations
  • Reclamation process

Module 5 – 6  Stages of Ground Disturbance

  • Procedures for marking underground facilities
  • Exposure process for underground facilities
  • Techniques for locating existing underground facilities
  • Backfill responsibilities

Module 6 – Underground Facility Contact and strategies

  • Strategies for preventing contact
  • How to prepare for a contact
  • What constitutes contact with an underground facility and the procedures to follow if contact is made
  • Histoical damage to underground facilities
  • Common causes of contacts with underground facilities
  • Potential consequences of contacting underground facilities

 

GROUND DISTURBANCE FOR SUPERVISORS ONLINE COURSE TIMING: Approximately 3.5 hours in length

 

GROUND DISTURBANCE FOR SUPERVISORS  EXAM: Testing conducted throughout this online Ground Disturbance for Supervisors course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the exam  twice if the pass mark is not achieved. Print materials necessary to complete this course can be accessed from us online.

 

GROUND DISTURBANCE FOR SUPERVISORS CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION: Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing. The certificate is valid for 3 years from the course completion date indicated on the certificate.

 

COMPATIBILITY INFORMATION

This course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.

 

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