CAT and Genny (Cable Avoidance) Training Course

Cardiff / Wales and West Region | Mon 7th Feb 2022 | Date Confirmed
  • Open / Public Training Course Event
  • Cardiff Venue
  • £150 Per Person
  • 4 Places Available
  • Lowest Price Guaranteed
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  • Rated 4.7 / 5 By Our Clients

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Good news, this Cat & Genny course which is due to take place in Cardiff on the 7th Feb has already achieved the minimum delegate numbers required in order for it to definitely take place and can therefore be Booked & Paid for Online.

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Course Information

To provide awareness and competence training in the use of cable locators as this is widely recognised as one of the key steps to reducing cable strikes.

Who Should Attend?

Cable Avoidance and Service Location CAT & Genny training is designed for any person working on the roads, setting out before a build, surveying and any other person excavating an area where pipes or cables may be hidden underground.

Joining Instructions

Photo Id is required on day of training

Course Agenda

On completion of this course delegates will understand the reasons for using locators, Simple ways to locate street lighting cables, Location of bends, Location of junctions, Identification of utilities, Service connections, Locating through concrete reinforcing, Depth measurement (where applicable), Using Sondes for non metallic pipes and practical work, Hands on locating using receiver; transmitter and accessories..

Training Venue

Secured car park. There are water fountains available with disposable cups

Training venue location and streetview links can be found here.


3 year accreditation by XYZ Training Group Ltd, a company trusted to deliver this course to many of the UK s largest construction groups. Photo ID cards available on request..

More Information

This is a half day assessment combining both written and practical assessment of cable avoidance and underground services. As a half day course, you can combine this course with any other of our half day courses to create a full days training for little or no extra cost. Why not combine a cable avoidance course with perhaps our basic health and safety course, meaning you get two separate courses delivered on the same day.XYZ Training Group has the largest selection of Cable Avoidance training courses across the UK. Accredited training starts at 50 per person.

Group Bookings

If you have an enquiry or a need to train 4 or more persons, then why not ask us to deliver you a private Cat & Genny course either on your premises or at one of our nearby training centres on any date that's convenient to you?

The price per person is always comparible if not better than joining one of our open course events and you will benefit from the added convenience of not only selecting the date and venue, but we'll also tailor certain elements of the training to your specific application..

In addition to that, if your delegate numbers are low and you don't have an urgent need to have the training in the next few weeks, then talk to us about setting up an open event near to you on a date of your choosing. The course will definitely go ahead as scheduled and you won't need to travel. Minimum 2 delegates.

Whatever your general requirement, make an enquiry here.


Real Customer Reviews

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Manus C – Fri 6th May 2022:

Comprehensive and covered a lot of ground...

Bradley – Sun 1st May 2022:

Class which took place in Cardiff was plaudits.

Jonathan R – Wed 27th Apr 2022:

Class held at our premises recently was well presented. Helped nicely through the process by Louise.

June C – Sun 24th Apr 2022:

Cable Avoidance Tool Class / course which took place at the Bristol venue recently was superb. Will book again..

Damien – Wed 20th Apr 2022:

Something wholly worth attending...

Andrew M – Wed 20th Apr 2022:

Training course was of a good standard.

Chris F – Wed 13th Apr 2022:

Really informative, worth attending...

AARON L – Thu 7th Apr 2022:

I thought the class held at the Watchet training centre was top notch.

Michael N – Wed 6th Apr 2022:

Worth attendance...

Ricky G – Sat 2nd Apr 2022:

CAT and Genny (Cable Avoidance) Training day which took place at the Cardiff venue recently was structured and well organised. Dealing with Claudia was a pleasure.