EUSR - Install, Inspect & Remove Timber Support Systems - (Category 3)

  • Who Attends

    This course is for managers, supervisors, safety professionals and/or operatives who are required to oversee and/or carry out work in or around excavations. This course is essential in guaranteeing the safety of yourself and others around you when you are installing or removing timber shoring systems.

  • The Aim

    This one-day course introduces delegates to the theoretical and practical dangers of excavation workand upon completion will be able to install, remove and inspect timber shoring equipment.

  • Course Content

    The EUSR Category 3 course content includes the following:

    - Identifying the dangers and hazards associated with working in excavations

    - Differentiate between soil types and conditions

    - Recognise suitable ground retention systems

    - Carry out risk assessments unique to excavations

    - Recognise the hazards and implement control measures for those hazards

    - Legislation including HSE guidance

  • Knowledge

    By the end of the course the delegate will:

    - Understand current legislation, policies and procedures associated with safety in excavations

    - Be able to safely install, remove and inspect timber shoring equipment and gain practical experience in doing so

  • Methods

    The course consists of a mix of classroom-based theory and practical sessions in live environments.

  • Additional Info
  • Card & Certificate

    On successful completion you will receive a EUSR accredited certificate and ID card which is valid forthree years. You will also receive a certificate of learning for the theoretical elements and a personalcopy of excavation safety learner’s notes.

  • Dates & Locations