Location of Underground Services CAT & Genny
Who’s the Course For?
This course is for anyone who carries out or oversees excavation work and needs to ensure any undergorund services are clearly located.
Half a Day
This course is delivered Online via our live online learning platform (click here for classroom courses or phone the office on 0121 476 4731)
Candidates who successfully complete the course and pass the assessment will gain a FaCT Certificate of Achievement, which is valid for 3 years.
What does the course cover?
Safe systems of work when carrying out excavation work
Understanding the risk and implications of damaging underground services
H & S legislation relating to excavations and underground services
How to identify different types of service
Permits to dig
Utility service plans
Understanding the principles of a Cabel 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