Cable Avoidance Tool (CAT) & Genny
Building both theoretical and practical knowledge, this course is well suited to personnel at all levels in the construction industry, street workers, service suppliers and those who control the work.
To gain theoretical and practical knowledge of the techniques and measurements available for underground cable detection using this equipment.
Course duration is ½ day
Who should attend:
This course is suitable for personnel at all levels in the construction industry, street workers, service suppliers and those who control the work.
This highly practical course allows individuals to gain knowledge and confidence in using a CAT & Genny. The requirements of HSG 47 Avoiding Danger for Underground Services will form the basis of this course.
Delegates will be made aware of the importance of establishing and following safe working practices incorporating the use of the CAT and Genny. The course will delve into the benefits and limitations of the equipment and explore potential hazards with the emphasis on accident prevention.
Delegates will be made aware that the use of a CAT and Genny forms the core of a Permit to work (PTW) for breaking ground.
Successful delegates will have satisfactorily demonstrated competence in using CAT & Genny.
Certificates awarded will be valid for 3 years.
There is no requirement for delegates to have any previous knowledge of CAT & Genny, meaning it is suitable for beginners. Delegates are advised to bring a Hi-Viz jacket for the practical sessions.
Refreshments will be provided when delivered at a Sanctus Training venue.
Very helpful and learned new ideas on how to use CAT & Genny."
A good balance of theory and practical."