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Cable Avoidance Training

The Cable Avoidance Tools training course (sometimes referred to as CAT training) is a one day training course that instructs delegates on how to detect and trace underground services and use cable avoidance tools appropriately and in line with recognised safe working practices.

 

When would you like your training?

9th August

9th August

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

4 Places available

14th August

14th August

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

2 Places available

26th August

26th August

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

5 Places available

2nd September

2nd September

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

5 Places available

16th September

16th September

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

6 Places available

18th September

18th September

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

3 Places available

30th September

30th September

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

4 Places available

14th October

14th October

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

5 Places available

28th October

28th October

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

6 Places available

11th November

11th November

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

6 Places available

25th November

25th November

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

6 Places available

9th December

9th December

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

6 Places available

23rd December

23rd December

Cable Avoidance - Southend

08:00 am - 16:00 pm

6 Places available

31st Jul - 7th Aug

There are no scheduled courses available. Please phone 01702 561818 to arrange booking this course.

DelegatesDetailsPrice
1 - 2Per Person£135.00
3Per Person£130.00
4Per Person£120.00
5Per Person£115.00
6Per Person£110.00
7Per Person£94.29
8Per Person£82.50
9Per Person£73.33
10Per Person£66.00
1Additional Person£66.00
Number of people Description Weekend Price
1 - 2Per Person£170.00
3Per Person£155.00
4Per Person£145.00
5Per Person£130.00
6Per Person£128.33
7Per Person£110.00
8Per Person£96.25
9Per Person£85.56
10Per Person£77.00
1Additional Person£77.00

Our one day Cable Avoidance Tools course consists of both theory and practical exercises. This course instructs delegates on how to detect and trace underground services and use cable avoidance tools appropriately, in line with recognised safe working practices. This course has a maximum class size of 12 delegates and is delivered, certified and accredited by Mark One Training. The Mark One Training Instructors for this course have themselves been trained by the Cable Avoidance equipment manufacturer, namely, Radiodetection.

  • CAT4+, Genny 4, RD8100, TX10
  • Detecting and tracing underground services
  • Regulations and safe working practices
  • Tea Break (Tea & Coffee provided by Mark 1 Training)
  • How to use cable avoidance tools
  • How to carry out a function test
  • Lunch (provided by Mark 1 Training)
  • Identification of cable avoidance tools and signal generators
  • Reasons for using locators
  • Cable avoidance hazards
  • CAT limitations

Delegates are required to bring safety boots and a hard hat. Weather protective clothing is also advised as the practical session takes place outside.

Payment Terms

Account Customers will be charged to their monthly account. Non account customers will be required to pay by debit or credit card at the time of booking the course, either via our website or over the telephone. There are no additional booking or credit/debit card charges. Payment by bank transfer is also possible upon request.

Certification

Our charges include the cost of official certification. Certificates and Identity Cards (as applicable) are posted out to the bill payer (not the delegate), on receipt of full payment. All successful delegates are issued with a temporary pass certificate at the end of the course, apart from the SPA Core Construction. Candidates that pass this course will receive a Certificate, once the course has been logged onto the SPA database.

Cancellation Charges

If you need to cancel or amend your booking, please notify our Training Team as soon as possible by calling 01702 561818 (lines open 9am – 5pm, Monday to Friday).

Any amendments to a booking will be subject to a £25 + VAT administration charge.

Cancellation charges are as follows:

Notice provided Charge
More than 48 hours from start of course £25
Between 24 – 48 hours from start of course £50% of the course cost
Less than 24 hours from start of course 75% of the course cost
Non-arrival on the day of the course 100% of the course cost
If You Are Running Late

If you are running late on the day of the course, please call your relevant training centre as soon as possible so that your instructor can be informed.

Southend Training Centre - please call 01702 545454 and Choose Option 1 to speak to a member of staff on the Hire Desk. The Hire Desk is open from 7.30am and staff will be able to relay a message to your instructor.

Chelmsford Training Centre - please call 01245 399150 and speak to a member of staff on our Hire Desk. The Hire Desk is open from 7.30am and staff will be able to relay a message to your instructor.

Course Location

Please refer to the ‘Summary’ tab for the full address of the training centre for your course.

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