N304

Cable Avoidance Tool

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N304

Cable Avoidance Tool

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Course Overview

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operative.
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular equipment to be used and be familiar with other sources of information and relevant legislation.
  • Be able to locate and identify the controls of the equipment and explain their functions.
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s and legislative requirements.
  • Configure the equipment for use.
  • Define underground services.
  • Know how to identify the different types of underground services.
  • Identify risks that underground services can present and how people may be affected by them.
  • Causes of accidents from underground services.
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area.
  • Carry out detection tasks.
  • Identify the risks of excavating near to underground services, and the safe digging practices that should be adopted.
  • Carry out all end of shift and shut down procedures.

Course Duration

Novice
1 Day
6 Candidates

Refresher
1 Day
6 Candidates

Experienced Worker Assessments
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