CAT and Genny Training Course

cat and genny trainingOur CAT and Genny Training Course is delivered over 4 hours of theory and practical demonstration and instruction.

It provides delegates with the essential knowledge needed to safely and correctly operate a Cable Avoidance Tool (CAT) along with a Signal Generator (GENNY) when tracing underground services to meet the guidance from HSG 47 for Avoiding Danger from Underground Services.

The course involves hands-on use of the actual locators to detect and trace the route of buried underground services. This will cover the different types of buried services that exist, current legislation and best practice concerning detecting buried services, the safety implications of not using a locator and associated ancillary equipment, use of local utility plans, observation of evidence in the street etc.

Course Summary

  • Course Duration: Half Day, usually 8:30am to 12:30pm
  • Open Course Price: £115.00 + vat per person (£138.00 inc. vat)
  • In-House Training Course Price: Call 0333 666 0555 for a competitive quotation
  • Maximum Instructor/Delegate Ratio: 1:8
  • Delivery Method: Classroom-Based Theory & Practical Training and AssessmentCAT and genny training
  • Prerequisite: None
  • Awarding Body: Kentec
  • Assessment: Multiple Choice Test Paper, Verbal Questioning and Practical Skills Assessment
  • Certification: Each successful delegate will receive a Certificate of Training and Photo ID Card (valid for 3 years)

Who Should Attend The Course

Our CAT and Genny training courses are suitable for anyone involved in excavation work including excavation operators, utilities personnel and supervisors and managers. No previous experience is necessary although some practical experience of groundwork and excavations would be beneficial.

What Will You Get From The CAT and Genny Course

When carrying out any excavation work for utility or other purposes, it is important to ensure that all underground services are effectively located and avoided. This popular course includes the following:
  • The reasons for using locators
    • Safety
    • Plans
    • HSG47
  • The range of features available on CATs (inc C-Scope & CAT4)
  • The theory of locating services
  • Range of modes
    • Power
    • Radio
    • Signal
    • AllScan
    • Depth measurements
  • An outside practical session using a range of equipment

CAT and Genny Course – Open Course Schedule

To reserve a place on our open course schedule for the CAT and Genny Operator Course follow the links below for your preferred course date, or to speak to one of our training consultants please contact us on:

Course Code

CAT001

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UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 12 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 2 will seat up to 18 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 2 will seat up to 8 candidates
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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 09 May 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Apr 30, 2018 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

09 May 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 11 May 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
May 10, 2018 12:30PM


Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH

11 May 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 17 May 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
May 27, 2018 12:30PM


Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH

17 May 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 11 Jun 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Jun 10, 2018 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

11 Jun 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 13 Jun 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Jun 11, 2018 12:30PM


Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH

13 Jun 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 19 Jul 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Jul 19, 2018 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

19 Jul 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 13 Aug 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Aug 12, 2018 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

13 Aug 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 05 Sep 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Sep 04, 2018 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

05 Sep 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 25 Sep 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £115.00 Registration Closes
Sep 24, 2018 12:30PM


Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH

25 Sep 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

£115.00 exc. VAT

 

Register Now » 6 Places Available!
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