NRSW Unit 1 - Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus
Duration 1 day
Team Default team
Course Aims

To provide the candidates with the knowledge and experience to follow safety procedures and precautions before and during excavation work.

Who Attends


Course Content

  • Interpretation of utility maps 
  • Symbols used by utility companies on maps
  • Transferring of information
  • Review of HSG 47 – Avoiding Danger From Underground Services
  • Common types of underground apparatus
  • Support of apparatus in open excavations
  • Use of cable and pipe locaters
On successful completion of the course candidates will be issued with a Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) Certificate - Unit 1 Location and Avoidance of Underground Apparatus.

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