Standard Cable Avoidance Training Course

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Our Standard Cable Avoidance Training Course teaches candidates to use the Cable Avoidance Tool in an accurate and safe manner. This is achieved by both theory and practical sessions lasting around 4 hours. Courses cater for up to 8 delegates and can be carried out either in house or on site (extra charges may apply).

All course materials are provided along with sufficient equipment for practical training. The course content covers the potential costs and dangers of cable strikes, an overview of cable avoidance equipment, the various modes, limitations and location techniques of the locator tools, along with an overview of depth locators and location accessories such as sondes.

Additional areas that are highly informative cover the need for calibration, the types of underground services and their respective dangers, an overview of HSG 47 safe systems of work plus plans and search patterns.

Practical instruction is included to cover areas such as the correct method for locating and finding the direction of services, using signal generators along with the locator in various modes, use of signal clamps, injectors and sondes, along with sweep and depth techniques.

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Topics covered include:

  • Costs & Dangers of Cable Strikes
  • Equipment Overview
  • Locator modes and limitations
  • Location Technique
  • Depth Location
  • Sondes & Accessories
  • The need for calibration
  • Types of underground services and their associated dangers
  • HSG 47 and a safe system of work
  • Search patterns
  • Plans and their sources and limitations

Standard delivery within 5 working days from £4.95 plus VAT - Monday to Friday (local delivery- please contact your nearest branch)

Next Day UK delivery - Monday to Friday (order by 3pm for delivery following day where in stock) from £9.95 plus VAT

Next/named day UK delivery pre-12 - Monday to Friday (order by 3pm for delivery following day where in stock) from £14.95 plus VAT

Next/named day UK delivery pre-10 - Monday to Friday (order by 3pm for delivery following day where in stock) from £24.95 plus VAT

International delivery available - contact us for details

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