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CAT & Genny / Cable Avoidence

CAT & Genny Training - candidates will learn how to avoid underground cables and pipes whilst excavating roads and pavements.

Course Duration: 1 Day


Ways to locate street lighting cables

  • Theory covering  benefits of the system and the limitations of this cat and genny technology
  • Location of bends
  • Location of junctions
  • Identification of utilities
  • Service connections
  • Location of bends
  • Location of junctions
  • Identification of utilities
  • Locating through concrete reinforcing
  • Depth measurement 
  • Using Sondes for non-metallic pipes
  • Reasons for using locators – both dafety and financial
  • Practical  hands on locating using receiver, transmitter and accessories

This course is for candidates who need Cable Avoidance Training
No formal qualifications is necessary for CAT & Genny Training

Trainee Requirements:

  • Candidates are required to bring their PPE:- 

  • Hi-vis jacket
  • Saferty boots
  • Safety glasses
  • Safety Gloves
There are no prerequisite required for this course.


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