Course Aims

To provide delegates with the skills and knowledge required to understand and follow safe systems of work, interpret utility plans and to carry out the location of underground services in accordance with HSE HSG47, demonstrating safe working practices including the safe operation of C.A.T. GEN 4/eCAT4 Cable Avoidance Tool and Signal Generator (GENNY).

HSG47 - Unit 4 Familiarisation and Practical Use of SPX Cat & Genny Gen4 - City & Guilds (Cable & Underground Avoidance)

Who Attends

Managers, Supervisors and Operatives in construction, utilities, telecommunications and petrochemical industries who are required to locate underground apparatus during planned excavations.

Course Content

  • Legislation and regulations
  • HSG47- Avoiding Danger from Underground Services
  • Cable avoidance using C.A.T. GEN 4/eCAT4 Generator
  • Practical operation of cable avoidance equipment (C.A.T. GEN 4/eCAT4 & Genny)
  • Practical assessment & evaluation

Course Duration

This is a 1 day course.

Qualifications Obtained

Delegates successfully completing the course will be issued with a Certification by City & Guilds after 28 days.

All certification is subject to the City & Guilds Quality assurance procedure. if you require a certificate of attendance in the interim please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Additional Information

*PLEASE NOTE* all online bookings are provisional until confirmed with you by our training team.

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