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AutoCAD for Site Engineers

July 5, 2022 12:12 pm Published by

Site Engineers are self -taught or muddling through with AutoCAD and feel they are not getting the most out of this powerful tool. A couple of days of focused training can unlock a massive amount of potential, provide significant improvements in productivity, reduce the risk of expensive errors, and most importantly build confidence and increase motivation and job satisfaction.   If you are not sure if your Site Engineers are using AutoCAD to it’s full potential, ask them this one quick question – ‘Do you think you could be better at your job if you were given ​AutoCAD training designed specifically for Site Engineers?’   About this course This course is aimed at people who want to learn to use... Read more

Scottish Water – DOMS Module 13 – Advanced Sampling Practitioner

June 29, 2022 4:02 pm Published by

Essential training to become approved to collect water samples from Scottish Water’s drinking water network. Available at client sites. Scottish Water DOMS (Distribution Operations & Maintenance Strategy) Modules 13 / Advanced Sampling Practitioner The Scottish Water Distribution Operations & Maintenance Strategy (DOMS) Advanced Sampling training course is a company scheme, created and owned by Scottish Water relevant for anyone taking potable water samples on the live water distribution network, from new water mains, new water service connections and sampling associated with water commissioning. **Candidates must have a valid National Water Hygiene and Scottish Water DOMS Modules 1 to 12 registrations to be able to attend the advanced sampling practitioner course** Candidates who should attend Scottish Water staff, Contractor’s workforce inclusive... Read more

ZSI Super User Locator Training

June 13, 2022 1:23 pm Published by

Super User Utility Location Coach The Super user is responsible for supervising and assessing New Locators, Competent Locators and Competent Locator Supervisors. Experienced in utility location and application techniques. The Super User Locator will be the appointed person to provide onsite assessments against the ZSi Training Specification and assessment (Appendices 1, 3 and 4). Must be competent in data download activities and communicating the data with the appropriate parties for trending and analysis. Must ensure they regularly use Genny and CAT equipment to maintain and increase competence Overview To be able to complete a permit to dig Understand the risks related to utility strikes & HSG47 To have advanced knowledge in the theory of Genny & CAT operation Practically competent... Read more

Location & Avoidance of Underground Services (NRSWA)

November 29, 2021 2:35 pm Published by

Course Content   The NRSWA Location and Avoidance training course content includes: • New Roads & Street Works Act. • Basic principles of location and avoidance of underground services. • Hazard identification and the risks associated with them. • Reading and interpreting site plans.   Knowledge By the end of the course delegates will be able to: • Understand the basic principles of the current NRSW Act and standards • Identify potential risks to themselves and others. • Read and understand site plans. • Operate cable avoidance tools in order to avoid or locate underground apparatus.

Earthworks – Theory & Practice ONLINE

July 7, 2021 2:28 pm Published by

Online Earthworks Training This two day course has been specifically developed to provide designers, contractors and clients with a clear and comprehensive understanding of how to design and deliver successful earthworks projects. Background Earthworks are a key feature of most construction projects, and when delivered successfully are largely unseen. However, poorly designed or constructed earthworks have been consistently shown to be a major cause of delay and expense on projects often requiring complex and costly remedial measures. The successful delivery of earthworks requires a clear understanding of a wide range of contributing factors including soil behaviour, compaction and placement processes, design standards, and the practical limitations of the material to meet the design challenge. The Course Earthworks – Theory and Practice will... Read more

Plant & Vehicle Marshal

June 24, 2021 12:38 pm Published by

Course Duration Days: 1 Attendees 1 – 12 Course Objectives By the end of the course the delegate should be able to: Demonstrate the skills, knowledge and understanding of the role between driver and marshall, to assist in the manoeuvring of a vehicle and plant. Demonstrate the skills and knowledge to safely signal to and direct a reversing vehicle. Ensure the safety of marshals, pedestrians and vehicular traffic Course Summary Relevant regulations/legislation Site accident statistics and reporting requirements Risk Assessment Driver visibility and visibility of marshals PPE Recommendations How to ensure delegate safety How to ensure safety of public/drivers Vehicle awareness and dangers Inspection of site and discussion Positioning of various vehicle marshals Signals/standing positions when directing pedestrians and reversing... Read more