🎓 Open / Public Training Course Event
Fri 8th Mar 2024 ⭐
Fri 8th Mar 2024 ⭐
Cable Avoidance Tool (PM)
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Course Ready To BookGood news, this Cable Avoidance Tool (PM) course which is due to take place in Havant on the 8th Mar has already achieved the minimum delegate numbers required in order for it to definitely take place and can therefore be Booked & Paid for Online. The course benefits from our lowest price guarantee.
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To provide awareness and competence training in the use of cable locators as this is widely recognised as one of the key steps to reducing cable strikes.
Who Should Attend?
Cable Avoidance and Service Location CAT & Genny training is designed for any person working on the roads, setting out before a build, surveying and any other person excavating an area where pipes or cables may be hidden underground.
Specific CAT and Genny (Cable Avoidance) joining instructions will be supplied to you (if appropriate) once your booking is confirmed. If, once confirmation has been received, you are in anyway unsure of what prerequisites or items you need to bring or provide, then your dedicated training manager or the trainer conducting your course will be able to confirm this with you. Contact numbers and ways to get in touch will be provided.
- The course begins with an introduction to the principles of cable avoidance
- including the use of electromagnetic fields to detect underground services. Trainees will also learn about the different modes and settings of the CAT and Genny and how to interpret the signals to accurately locate utilities. This section also covers best practices for using the equipment and troubleshooting common issues. Next
- trainees will have the opportunity to practice using the CAT and Genny in a simulated environment
- allowing them to gain hands-on experience and improve their skills. This practical session will cover techniques for locating different types of utilities
- such as live and dead cables
- and how to distinguish between them. Trainees will also learn how to use additional equipment
- such as sondes and signal clamps
- to enhance their utility detection capabilities. The course also includes a section on risk assessment and hazard identification
- highlighting the potential dangers of working with underground utilities and how to mitigate these risks. Trainees will learn about the different types of hazards
- including electrical
- and water
- and how to safely approach and work around them. They will also be taught how to properly mark out utility lines using industry-standard techniques and equipment. The final part of the course is a review and assessment of the material covered. Trainees will have the opportunity to ask any final questions and clarify any doubts before taking the assessment. The assessment will cover both theoretical and practical aspects of the course and will be conducted under the supervision of a qualified instructor. Upon successful completion
- trainees will receive a certificate of competence
- proving their proficiency in using the CAT and Genny and their understanding of safe utility detection practices. .
Parking available for several vehicles on site, otherwise the main road has free parking. A27 / A3 are both nearby and within easy reach of the training centre.. Teas and coffees available all day, Sandwiches and crisps for lunch are available to private courses hosted at our premises
Training venue location and streetview links can be found at the top of this page.
Upon successful completion and passing of the CAT and Genny Cable Avoidance Tool training course, candidates will receive a Certificate of Competence. This certificate serves as a testament to their proficiency in using CAT and Genny tools, and their understanding of safe digging practices and underground service avoidance.
This certification is recognised across various industries in the UK, particularly in construction and utilities. Please note that while the training is comprehensive and designed to meet industry standards, it may not be directly accredited by a specific governing body.
The value of the certification lies in its acceptance by employers and industry professionals who acknowledge the skills and knowledge it represents. Therefore, successful candidates can be confident that they have the necessary qualifications to safely and effectively operate CAT and Genny tools, making them valuable assets to any company in need of such services.
At Xyz Training Group, we understand the importance of safety and efficiency in any construction or excavation project. Thats why we offer the best CAT and Genny Cable Avoidance training course in the Street Works family. Our comprehensive course covers everything from the basics to advanced techniques, ensuring that candidates are well-equipped to handle any situation.
Enrolling in our CAT and Genny training course means investing in the safety and success of your team. Our experienced trainers have a wealth of knowledge and practical experience in the industry, and they are dedicated to providing top-notch training to our clients. With over 50 centres across the UK, we make it convenient for candidates to attend our open courses. Alternatively, we can also arrange a dedicated course for your team at your preferred location.
At Xyz Training Group, we are committed to providing our clients with the best value for their money. Thats why we offer our unique Lowest Price Guarantee. We promise to match or beat any competitors price for the same course, ensuring that you get the best training at the most competitive price. With us, you can be confident that you are getting the best training at the best price.
Dont compromise on safety and efficiency in your construction or excavation projects. Enrol your team in our CAT and Genny training course today and experience the Xyz Training Group difference. With our expert trainers, convenient locations, and unbeatable prices, we are the top choice for all your training needs. Contact us now to book your course and take the first step towards a safer and more successful project.