CAT and Genny Training Course

cat and genny trainingOur CAT and Genny Training Course delivers 4 hours of theory and practical 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: £95.00 + vat per person (£114.00 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 an 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
  • 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 1 will seat up to 16 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 2 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 5 will seat up to 10 Candidates (Old Admin Office)
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
UNIT 2 - Training Room 2 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 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 2 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 2 will seat up to 12 Candidates
Training Room 1 will seat up to 12 Candidates
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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 24 Nov 2017 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Nov 23, 2017 4:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

24 Nov 2017

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 30 Nov 2017 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Nov 29, 2017 4:30PM


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30 Nov 2017

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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London Training Centre - E6 6LP 07 Dec 2017 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Dec 06, 2017 12:30PM


London Training Centre - E6 6LP

07 Dec 2017

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 08 Dec 2017 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Dec 07, 2017 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

08 Dec 2017

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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London Training Centre - E6 6LP 05 Jan 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Jan 04, 2018 4:30PM


London Training Centre - E6 6LP

05 Jan 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 17 Jan 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Jan 17, 2018 12:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

17 Jan 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 29 Jan 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Jan 28, 2018 4:30PM


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29 Jan 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 09 Feb 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Feb 08, 2018 4:30PM


Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS

09 Feb 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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London Training Centre - E6 6LP 13 Feb 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Feb 12, 2018 4:30PM


London Training Centre - E6 6LP

13 Feb 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 23 Feb 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Feb 22, 2018 4:30PM


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23 Feb 2018

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London Training Centre - E6 6LP 13 Mar 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Mar 12, 2018 4:30PM


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13 Mar 2018

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 15 Mar 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Mar 12, 2018 12:30PM


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15 Mar 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 28 Mar 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Mar 25, 2018 12:30PM


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28 Mar 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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London Training Centre - E6 6LP 10 Apr 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Apr 08, 2018 12:30PM


London Training Centre - E6 6LP

10 Apr 2018

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Kent Training Centre - TN9 1SS 17 Apr 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Apr 16, 2018 12:30PM


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17 Apr 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH 19 Apr 2018 8:30AM – 12:30PM £95.00 Registration Closes
Apr 18, 2018 12:30PM


Essex Training Centre - RM3 0JH

19 Apr 2018

8:30AM – 12:30PM

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