The aim of this course is to ensure that operators become competent in the safe use of Underground detection cable locator equipment.
Students on the Course: Minimum = 2, Maximum = 8.
*please note, SOLAS set the attendance requirements for this course, so if insufficient attendees turn up on the day, Celtic Safety Training may be forced to cancel.
Duration: 2 Days
Pre-Requisites: All individuals must have an in-date Safe Pass card, and be over 18 years old.
Requirements: Individuals need to bring with them their PPS number, a Passport Photo & Form of ID.
Why should you attend: Any managers, supervisors and/or operatives who are required to plan, organise, manage, or undertake work where there is a risk of contact with hazardous underground energy sources or services. This course is applicable to everyone who is carrying out any type of excavation.
Topics covered include:
- Health and Safety
- Theory of Locating
- Using the Locator
- Using the Signal Generator
- Non Metallic Pipes
- Depth Measurement
Certification: Successful candidates will be issued with a QQI Certificate and a SOLAS Card. Valid for 5 years.
NOTE: Payment must be made in full before booking can be confirmed. If course is cancelled by Celtic Safety Training, a full refund is issued. For cancellation made by students within 5 days of course start date, no refund can be given. Cancellations made by the student more than 5 days before the course start date, 50% refund only. Deposits cannot be refunded.