safe digging and cable avoidance

This course is designed for managers, supervisors and other individuals who are responsible for or carry out excavation work and require locating or checking for buried services prior to commencement of excavations.

From £45 per person

what's covered?

Completion of this course provides each delegate with:

  • An understanding of the need for the cable location prior to excavation
  • Knowledge of the use of the cable locator controls
  • A practical understanding of locating services using the cable avoidance tool
  • A practical understanding of locating metal covers
  • An understanding of the cable avoidance tool function checks required

assessment

Learners must pass a multiple choice question paper in order to achieve the certificate. Our experienced and knowledgeable instructor will guide the learners through the course material and offer support and advice to ensure that learners are prepared for the assessment. The training is accessible and additional support is available to learners who require it.

venue

This training course can be carried out on customer’s premises. Requirements are a room with an electrical supply where a laptop and projector can be used and a suitable area with buried live services for practical exercises.

Certificate

certification

The certificate is valid for 5 years, after which time the course must be done again.

Clock

duration

The training is carried out over one half day (3 hours).

Capacity

capacity

We can take up to 8 people on each course.

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Fire Risk Assessment
Health and Safety Management
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Credits

iosh
fsb
qualsafe
ciukas iso 9001
british fire consortium
iirsm
british safety council
bafe fire safety register
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