Participants must be able to use and understand basic English to communicate to a level necessary to perform their duties safely
1 Plan and prepare for installing trench support
2 Install trench shoring
3 Remove trench shoring
4 Conduct housekeeping activities
This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to install trench support in civil construction, including both installing and removing trench shoring.
It applies to those working in operational roles. They generally work under supervision to undertake a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures and take some responsibility for the quality of work outcomes.