Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus

Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus

Designed to make candidates aware of the dangers involved in excavating on public highways.


Course Details

Course Overview
Number of Delegates: Maximum 8

Duration: 1 Day

Overview: This course is designed to make candidates aware of the dangers involved in excavating on public highways and private land and train them to detect and avoid most buried apparatus.

A light lunch will be provided to delegates attending this course.
Who should Attend
Everyone connected with excavation will benefit from this course, including: designers and planners, safety personnel, site management and all operational staff including machine operators.
Course Content
  • Responsibility under Health & Safety at Work Act
  • Responsibility to work under HSG47
  • Obtaining and understanding utilities drawings
  • Use of locating Cat & Genny or similar
  • Careful excavation
  • Practical assessment.
Final qualification
Candidates will gain a SQA qualification certificate.
Additional Information
This course is highly participative with both theory and practical sessions, highlighted by the use of PowerPoint presentation.

Upcoming Course Dates

Books, exams & registration fees included (where applicable)

Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus - SQA Places List Price Web Price From
18/08/2020 - UTN Training Liverpool 5+ £153 £148
25/08/2020 - UTN Training London East 5+ £153 £148
28/08/2020 - UTN Training NEW Midlands Training Centre 5+ £153 £ 148
09/09/2020 - UTN Training Wakefield 3 £153 £148
11/09/2020 - Swindon 5+ £153 £ 148
25/09/2020 - UTN Training Liverpool 5+ £153 £ 148
28/09/2020 - UTN Training NEW Midlands Training Centre 5+ £153 £ 148
01/10/2020 - UTN Training London East 5+ £153 £ 148
06/10/2020 - UTN Training Wakefield 5+ £153 £ 148
09/10/2020 - Swindon 5+ £153 £ 148
23/10/2020 - UTN Training Liverpool 5+ £153 £ 148
26/10/2020 - UTN Training NEW Midlands Training Centre 5+ £153 £ 148
02/11/2020 - Swindon 5+ £153 £ 148

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