Cable avoidance training (cat and genny training) will teach you how to avoid underground cables and pipes whilst excavating roads and pavements. The course covers the use of various cat and genny manufacturers equipment e.g C Scope and Radiodetection how to use the tool and its limits, and the techniques used to avoid danger from underground services.
Cable Avoidance Training
Cable avoidance training (cat and genny training) will teach you how to locate and avoid underground services, such as electricity and gas during excavation work.
It is not only essential to the health and safety of operatives working on an excavation, it is also vital to prevent costly disruptions during construction and civil engineering projects.
Accreditation or In-house
If you are want to earn a streetworks qualification, select a NRSWA Unit 1 course, if you are looking for an in-house qualification, then select a Cat & Genny course.
Almost the same content will be covered during the courses it's just the paperwork that is different and qualification, some delegates need the learning and experience but aren't required to have the streetworks qualification. If you are unsure what will work best for you, speak to our training team.
Theory and Practical
The course which includes theory and practical use of equipment of various manufacture i.e. C Scope and Radiodetection and how to use the tool and its limits, and the techniques used to avoid danger from underground services.
Do you have a group to train...?
Let us tailor a course to your group and organisation, we can use your equipment so delegates get hands on experience with the equipment they will use on a day to day basis, include risk assessments from your organisation and you'll save money.