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Cable Avoidance

This course was developed in conjunction with Leica Geosystems, one of the leading cable avoidance equipment manufacturers in the world. Leica Geosystems provide the Train the Trainer course for all trainers wishing to offer this course.

Course Content 

The course aims to provide individuals with a knowledge and understanding of how the Cable Avoidance equipment works, the limitations, applications and the consequences of not implementing correct Cable Avoidance procedures. It will cover detecting and tracing methods.

Course Structure

• One day course
• Classroom based training
• Practical Training in the use of equipment
• Theory and Practical assessment


One day: £30

Please note this course is approved for CITB funding, GET code - GET2374

Who is this course designed for?

This course is aimed at a wide group of learners who need to use detection equipment to locate underground services, this could be ground workers, highways maintenance, surveyors, utilities workers and more

Train the Trainer

This course is designed for all Approved Providers wishing to deliver this course.

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