NPORS Cat & Genny Training

Aim Of The Cat &  Genny  Training

Cable Avoidance and Service Location 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 buried underground

Cat & Genny Training  Course Content

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, and other relevant.
  • Cover all aspects of HSG47
  • legislation and guidelines.
  • Provision & Use of Work Equipment Regulation.
  • Manual Handling Regulation.
  • Personal Protective Equipment Regulation
  • The function and operation of all controls of the cable avoidance tool (CAT).
  • The function and operation of all controls of the signal generator (GENNY).
  • Correct use in Power, Radio and generator mode(dependent on type there may be other modes)
  • Testing, Inspection and maintenance of the equipment.
  • Correct search procedure, pinpointing and tracing the service


NPORS Plastic identity card with photo, this card is issued by NPORS.
In house certificates, this is suitable proof of operator competence accepted for insurance and HSE compliance

Course Duration

1 Day course for all candidates

More Information

For further details on this cat &  genny training and to book your place, please call 0800 689 1793

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