 0870 8503 358 | www. gravshore Grave Shoring Training Grave Shoring Traning 15 Learners will become familiarised with the necessity for identifying various ground conditions within grave yards, and will come to understand a variety of methods for utilising the appropriate ground retention system(s). Particular importance is placed on the identification of hazards unique to excavations in the industry as well as introducing adequate control measures in order to reduce risk levels. Course Objectives ■■ Identify the unique dangers and hazards associated with shoring a grave ■■ Interpret how to mark out a new section and set out a grave based on type of shoring ■■ Differentiate between soil types/conditions and best practice for grave location ■■ Setting out of the correct grave size and selecting method of excavation (machine/hand) ■■ Protecting the coffin, memorial and/or turf, grave dressing, burial protocol & procedure ■■ Discussion and/or installation of equipment ■■ Carry out risk assessments unique to cemetery excavations ■■ Recognise the hazards, and implement control measures for those hazards ■■ Understand current legislation, policies and burial procedures ■■ Methodology of backfill and removal of grave shoring systems ■■ Reinstatement of grave and encompassing area Who will benefit? Typically operatives, who are required to carry out shoring/excavation work within a cemetery setting, benefit most from this specialist course. However, managers, supervisors, and safety professionals who are responsible for excavation work may find the course invaluable. Location Our trainers possess a towable trailer containing all of the specialist equipment required to demonstrate and convey their specialist knowledge on to delegates. This provides us with the extreme flexibility of being able to provide nationwide coverage either on site or at one of our multiple training centres across the UK. Specialist Service Gravshore is the UK’s leading manufacturer of Hydraulic Grave Support Systems. The Grave Shoring System is easy to use and designed to support any hand or machine dug grave. What will you receive? ■■ Professionally delivered training by City and Guild qualified trainers to a minimum level of PTLLS. ■■ Groundforce Training photo ID card with level of training stated on back of card ■■ Groundforce Training/EUSR (Energy & Utilities Skills Register) A4 certificate ■■ Personal copy of Gravshore Safety Learners Notes UP TO 10 1/2 DAY DELEGATES  0800 023 2663