Master Damage Prevention with Texas811's New Online Training Course!

Texas811 is now offering Gold Shovel Standard Certified Damage Prevention Training.

Enhance your organization by gaining insight into industry best practices and excavation laws in Texas.

Approved by Gold Shovel Standard, Texas811 and The Damage Prevention Academy have partnered
to offer utility operators and contractors online training.                         

This training is offered exclusively through Texas811 and covers the Gold Shovel Standard, Texas state laws, rules, regulations and industry best practices.

Keeping excavators knowledgeable contributes to your company’s bottom line. 
The better they understand their role in damage prevention, the more your company saves in repairs and/or fines.

Take advantage of this self-paced course now.

Special pricing is available to Members of Texas811. 

For more information please contact Jay Stephens with Damage Prevention Academy at

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