Educational Sessions

We care currently hard at work building the schedule of educational sessions for the 2020 CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo.

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With 80+ Conference Sessions developed and presented by industry experts, it can sometimes be difficult to determine which ones best fit your educational needs. Our sessions are recommended based on industry but, we recognize the value in cross-discipline training and offer something for everyone. As a Conference attendee, you are always welcome to attend any session you wish. 

Session Tracks

All Industries

Board Member



Excavator & Contractor

Gas & Oil



One Call

Public Works


Telecom & Cable


Water & Sewer

Education Credits Available

Attendance at a GITA session at the CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo can contribute to the GISCI Course Points, a mandatory requirement for certification or renewal of your GISP. The GISCI Course Points are managed through GITA.

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT HOURS (PDHs) – You may earn PDHs, which are nationally recognized units of record, by attending a UESI session at the CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo. Individuals should check regularly with their state licencing board for specific continuing education requirements in their jurisdiction that affects professional engineering licensure and the ability to renew licensure. PDHs are managed through ASCE-UESI.

BICSI provides information, education and knowledge assessment for individuals and companies in the ICT industry. Earn 10 BICSI CECs by attending the sessions at the CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo. BICSI recognizes CGA 811 Excavation Safety Conference & Expo training for BICSI Continuing Education Credits (CECs). CECs are issued by BICSI ONLY to BICSI credential holders. Contact BICSI if you would like to become a BICSI member.

Vendor Outreach Sessions

Vendor Outreach Sessions showcase the solutions and services our exhibitors offer the damage prevention community.

Presented in a classroom setting, these sessions are open to all registration types.