Cable Avoidance Training (Cat and Genny)

  • Identification of Underground Services and Common Marking(s)
  • Legislation, Regulations and Best Practice with respect to Detecting and Tracing Underground Services
  • Reasons for using Cable Locators
  • Hazards arising from the use of Cable Avoidance Tools and Signal Generators and precautions which should be observed
  • Identification of types and limitations of Cable Avoidance Tools and Signal Generators
  • Implications of Damage, Handling and Transporting of Equipment
  • Inspecting, Calibration and Testing of Equipment
  • The methods of safe use of Pipe and Cable Location Equipment, along with basic locating techniques
  • Practical session where each candidate will be instructed and assessed on their ability and competence in using the CAT & Genny in the local area on various services

With a large scale of driver standards, we deliver tailored courses to suit our customers’ needs. All our training falls in line with the ‘Governing Body Brittops’.

After successful completion of our training candidates will receive:

  • NPORS Approved certificate of basic training 
  • Plastic photo identification card (additional cost)

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