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Detection of Buried Services – CAT & Genny – Inverurie (tbc)

June 7 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

CITB Assured Course 

Tier 2 Course – £70 grant for levy payers

WHO IS IT FOR?

The course is aimed at workers who require the knowledge and skills to locate underground services correctly before excavation work commences including groundworkers, fencing operatives, plumbers and electricians.

 WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?

On successful completion the candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • A knowledge of the law applicable to buried services
  • The hazards likely to be encountered in in excavation around utility services
  • The control measures required to reduce the risks of cable / service strikes
  • The correct use of CAT & Genny equipment

Content

  • Safe systems of work when carrying out excavation work
  • Understand risk and implications of damage to underground services
  • H&S legislation relating to excavations and underground services
  • How to identify different types of service
  • Permits to dig
  • Utility service plans
  • Site observations
  • Understand the principles of Cable Avoidance Tool (CAT) and Genny
  • Operational modes of a CAT & Genny
  • How to use the CAT & Genny
  • Site scanning practices and methods
  • Implications and actions of damaging a service
  • Practical Session – CAT & Genny use

BOOKING FORMS

In-house booking form → CAT & Genny 7-06-22

CITB levy payer form → ATO Detection of Buried Services 7-6-22

Details

Date:
June 7
Time:
8:30 am - 4:00 pm