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Cat and Genny
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This course will cover the basic operation and methods involved in locating underground services, the problems and hazards to be aware of and how to determine the readings given.

This course will provide each delegate with the knowledge needed to safely and correctly operate a Basic Cable Avoidance Tool (CAT) along with a Signal Generator (GENNY) when tracing underground services.
The requirements of the Regulations with respect to Detecting and Tracing Underground Services.
Reasons for using locators
Hazards arising from the use of Cable Avoidance Tools and Signal Generators and precautions which should be observed.
Identification of types of Cable Avoidance Tools and Signal Generators
Implications of damage, handling and transporting of Equipment
Inspecting, calibration and testing of equipment
The methods of safe use of pipe and cable location equipment, along with basic locating techniques
Safe working practices

This is a half day course

Dates Available

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2018:  We have added even more open courses to our new training venue for 2018, helping to give our customers a wider variety.  If you dont see an open course on our calender, please enquire as it may be still in the process of being added.

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