2020-2022 Catalog and Student Handbook

NGT 110 Trenching and Excavation Practices

OSHA Excavation Standard and safety and health aspects of excavation and trenching. Course topics include practical soil mechanics and their relationship to the stability of shored and unshored slopes and walls of excavations, introduction of various types of shoring (wood timbers and hydraulic), soil classification, and use of protective systems.

Credits

2

Distribution

Energy Production Technologies

Offered

Spring Semester