CAT and Genny / Cable Avoidance

Construction & Utility Courses

CAT & Genny

The CAT & Genny course is designed to give operatives and supervisors greater knowledge of how to safely conduct cable avoidance operations.

How long is the CAT & Genny course?
5 hours

Who should attend the CAT & Genny course?
Supervisors, Operators who conduct cable avoidance.

Is the CAT & Genny course accredited?
ATO Logo We Claim3B Training accredited

Certificate Expiry
Three years

Is this course CITB Grant claimable?
You can claim up to £30 as long as you provide us with your CITB Levy number either at the time of booking or on the day of the course.

Entry Requirements

Delegates must bring- Personal Protective Equipment (as required by your company’s safety policy). 3B Training requires the delegate to wear Safety Footwear, High Visibility Jacket, Safety Helmet as a minimum. 3B also suggest you wear waterproofs.

Course Objectives

By the end of the course the delegate will:

  • Safe use of a cable detector/pipe detector
  • Identify and read Gas/Electricity/Water/Telecom service plans
  • Identify damaged and undamaged underground services using a ground-penetrating radar
  • Have an understanding of utility services (guidelines)
  • Locate services using the CAT & Genny
  • Complete plans showing the services you have detected
  • Gain knowledge of the relevant PPE required

What is Required to Pass the CAT & Genny Course?

The tutor splits the course up into a practical and theory session. The tutor delivers the theory element in a classroom in which they will cover a range of PowerPoints, case studies and assignments. Delegates will also have to demonstrate their ability to locate underground services in the practical element of the course. At the end of the course, to show their knowledge and understanding of what they have learned the delegates complete a short written assessment.

Next Available Courses

Location: Wigan

Date: 31 Oct 2019

£150.00 + VAT £135.00 + VAT

Location: Doncaster

Date: 04 Nov 2019

£150.00 + VAT

Location: Wigan

Date: 08 Nov 2019

£150.00 + VAT

Location: Leeds

Date: 11 Nov 2019

£150.00 + VAT

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