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CAT & GENNY - Cable Avoidance

CAT & Genny is a health & safety training course designed to give operatives and supervisors knowledge of how to conduct cable avoidance operations to locate underground services.

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Description

CAT & Genny is a health & safety training course designed to give operatives and supervisors knowledge of how to conduct cable avoidance operations to locate underground services.

Assessment

Throughout the course, delegates must demonstrate their knowledge and understanding of what they have learned. At the end of the course, delegates must complete a 20-questions multiple-choice assessment.

Business benefits

  • Damaged cables can cost a business thousands of pounds.
  • Improper use can cause disastrous, even life-threatening results.

Learning outcomes

  • Work in line with guidance from HSG 47 for avoiding danger from underground services
  • Safely use of a cable detector/pipe detector
  • Identify and read gas/electricity/water/telecom service plans
  • Identify damaged and undamaged underground services using ground-penetrating radar
  • Understand utility services
  • Locate services using cable avoidance tools
  • Complete plans showing the services you have detected
  • Show knowledge of the required PPE

Suitability

The CAT & Genny Operator Course (Essentials) is intended for those who operate, supervise or manage the use of Cable Avoidance Tools and Signal Generators in the workplace to avoid the dangers of underground services. There are no prerequisites for this course, although an understanding of underground services, utility plans and cable avoidance tools are an advantage.



Our Health & Safety Training Managed Service

Our home for CAT & GENNY – Cable Avoidance Training might be in Stoke-on-Trent, but we have upcoming courses running from at least 12 other national locations and with our managed service, if we can’t accommodate you at any of those, no matter what corner of the country you are in, we will do the hard work for you and scour the market. We will work closely with local and national providers on your behalf; whereby we place you at the same cost as if you were buying direct so that you can really rationalise your supply chain and have a single invoice.

Real, tangible benefits for you and your organisation.

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