CAT and Genny (Cable Avoidance) Training Course

Livingston / Scottish Region | Mon 13th Dec 2021 | Date Confirmed
  • Open / Public Training Course Event
  • Livingston Venue
  • £135 Per Person
  • 4 Places Available
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  • Rated 4.7 / 5 By Our Clients

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Good news, this CAT and Genny (Cable Avoidance) course which is due to take place in Livingston on the 13th Dec 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

Work boots are for the practical area only and are not permitted to be worn within the training building. Face covering is also necessary

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

Training centre is accessible to candidates with mobility issues. Disabled toilet on site . Facilities available to make tea and coffee plus the use of a microwave

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 and Genny (Cable Avoidance) 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.


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David B – Sat 13th Nov 2021:


RICCI F – Wed 10th Nov 2021:

All 8 of my delegates said the session which took place in Livingston was entertaining and valuable. Your technology is very helpful. . Jasmin Eames is excellent.

Martyn B – Mon 8th Nov 2021:

Xyz Course which took place in Livingston was praise.

Dale B – Sun 7th Nov 2021:

Livingston venue not very well sign posted

Tracey P – Thu 4th Nov 2021:

12 staff members all saying the class / course which took place in Glasgow was brilliant.

Luca R – Sat 30th Oct 2021:

Fun and useful...

Phil G – Sat 30th Oct 2021:

Most useful...

Karen – Sun 24th Oct 2021:

All the people thought the Cable Avoidance Tool course was motivational and valuable. Inspiring. . Jasmin thanks..!

Alan P – Mon 18th Oct 2021:

The training course conducted on our site was 1st class.

Lyn L – Sun 17th Oct 2021:

Essential for what we do...