Trenching & Excavation Competent Person OSHA rules require, when applied to trenching or excavation operations, the competent person must have training in, and be knowledgeable about, soil analysis, the use of protective systems, and the requirements of the standard. In addition, the competent person must have the authority to take immediate action if a hazard exists. Each person who completes the course and passes a final examination receives an identification card acknowledging they are in compliance with the OSHA required standards. Class Information Cost: Member $145, Non-member $185 Location: AGC Center, Wilsonville Time: 8 am–12 noon 2020 Schedule September 19 December 12 Payment Options Click on the appropriate date above for easy online registration. Send your registration form and check to AGC. Send a completed registration form and we will call to collect credit card information. *Please note: You are not fully registered until payment is received. Payment is required three days prior to class. (This class is also available as a self-directed online option. Click here for registration information.) Cancellation by Participant/Attendee There is a $25 cancellation fee for all class registrations. The customer has one week (five business days) prior to the start date of the selected class to cancel the registration entirely or transfer to another class. To clarify, if the class is on Tuesday, you must cancel by the Monday of the week before the class. If cancellation occurs within one week of the class (five business days or less), the customer may 1) replace the canceled registrant with a substitute, or 2) forfeit the registration fee. No shows for any class will not be refunded and will be required to re-register and pay for any additional classes. All funds must be paid before the first day of any given class in order to guarantee class placement. Cancellation Due to Inclement Weather In the event of bad weather and unsafe road conditions the class may have to be cancelled and rescheduled. Please call the AGC office, 503-682-3363 or 800-826-6610 the morning of the class and listen to the recording for additional information. Why Our Members Love AGC Related Resources Safety & Health Council AGC Safety and Health Council activities include educational opportunities on best safety practices, construction safety information, peer-to-peer networking, and reviewing and recommending safety related regulatory and legislative direction for the Oregon-Columbia Chapter. Attend the next Safety Council meeting! » Safety Training AGC offers safety training and certification programs designed to help contractors improve safety, reduce accidents, and meet OSHA requirements. Check our event calendar for upcoming classes » Customize Your Safety Training Need training but can’t attend one of our scheduled classes. With 10 or more people we can provide a class for you at your location or ours. Give us a call! » Need more information? Contact Lisa Wisler for more information.