Our CAT & Genny Course featuring the RD4000, RD7000 and RD8000 Cable Avoidance Tools and Signal Generators delivers 6 hours of theory and practical instruction. It provides candidates with the essential knowledge needed to safely and correctly operate these specific units when tracing underground services to meet the guidance from HSG 47 for avoiding danger from underground services.
The course involves hands on use of the actual locators to detect and trace the route of buried services. This will cover the different types of buried services that exist, current legislation and best practice concerning detecting buried services, the safety implications of not using a locator and associated ancillary equipment, use of local utility plans, observation of evidence in the street etc.
Delivery Method: Classroom and Outdoor Practical
Assessment: Multiple Choice Examination and Practical Assessment
Certification: Certificate of Training and ID Card (valid for 3 years)