GROUND DISTURBANCE OVERVIEW
This online Alberta Common Ground Alliance (ABCGA) endorsed course is designed for planners, managers, supervisors, and employees who are required to develop, plan, or undertake any kind of ground disturbance.
Upon successful completion of this course you should be able to:
- 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 Training for Supervisors course contains the same course content as a classroom delivered Ground Disturbance 201 course, and has been endorsed by the Alberta Common Ground Alliance (ABCGA).
Virtual Proctoring Option
This course uses virtual proctoring through Integrity Advocate in order to guarantee that the learner has successfully completed the training and is in compliance with industry leading safety standards. Many companies prefer the high level of compliance that certificates with proctoring endorsements guarantee.
Please note that a webcam is required and 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 in order to proceed and validate the certificate.
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Course Assessment and Testing
Testing conducted throughout this online Ground Disturbance Training 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 course twice if the pass mark is not achieved. Supplemental materials necessary to complete this course can be accessed online.
Certificate Of Completion
Upon successful completion of this online ground disturbance 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.