The one day training course for up to a maximum of 6 delegates delivers a solid foundation level knowledge and understanding, of the concept and complexities of Horizontal Directional Drilling.
Covering real site situations, operational aspects and applications in detail, the course is delivered through a series of interactive PowerPoint slides supported by videos, animations, case studies, demonstrations, and discussions.
Course outline/objectives introductions
Open trench versus Trenchless
The safe & correct operating procedure for Horizontal Directional Drilling
Soil types and conditions
Surface tracking & Location of underground apparatus and utilities
Drill Rig Operator & Receiver Operator responsibilities
Drilling fluids, recycling and polymers
Steering Tooling/Backreamer configuration
Preparation of the drill path profile
Pilot bore drilling including calculating approximate bore lengths
Project planning for the job site, Health & safety, and risk mitigation
Troubleshooting and Decommissioning equipment
HDD Jobsite Case studies
All candidates will be required to complete a written assessment paper, whereupon successful candidates will subsequently be awarded a TRACTO-TECHNIK UK certificate of competence.
Training can be held in Bedford, Cheadle in Staffs, & Kirkcaldy in Scotland at our Learning and Development Centres or at a Customer premises.
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