Buried Services Awareness for Managers

This training course is for Project and Construction Managers who need to really understand the dangers associated with underground services and the importance of pre-planning before the construction phase.  We focus on the best ways to ensure information is communicated and co-ordinated  both internally and externally.  The course also details the serious implications of a cable strike and the specifics of the HSG (47) guidelines. Other areas covered include:

Knowledge from this course gives Managers the confidence to question and challenge contractors on their procedures and ensure that their company safety standards are adhered to.

 

  • Organising works & the permit system (this can be tailored to a company’s specific procedures)
  • Planning works (preconstruction/excavation/demolition)
  • Electromagnetic Locators & Ground Penetrating Radar – overview of the equipment and technology used.
  • Safe Digging Techniques
  • Excavation Safety

Knowledge from this course gives Managers the confidence to question and challenge contractors on their procedures and ensure that their company safety standards are adhered to.