Location of Underground Services Course Programme - Chris Mee Group

Location of Underground Services Course Programme

CMSE deliver this 2 day Location of Underground Services Course Programme

CMSE Training is a leading provider of accredited Health & Safety training. Both in Ireland and the UK. As a part of this, we have a range of Solas approved courses. The courses on offer include the Location of Underground Service course. Under the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Acts, it is a legal requirement that all operatives whose work involves excavations during construction works to possess a Location of Underground Services (LUGS) CSCS card.

The purpose of this 2-day training programme is to provide participants with the knowledge and training required to safely and competently carry out these works. This training will ensure that participants and employers are carrying out their duties in accordance with relevant legislation and best practice in industry.

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Scheduled Dates & Course Overview

Venue Date
FRTC, Ringaskiddy Cork This course is now run on a private basis. For more information email us at [email protected] 

This two-day course is designed so that all who attend will be competent in the planning, organisation and management of work. Particularly where there is a risk of contact with energy sources underground.

Entry Requirements:

  • PPS Number and 1 passport photographs for each candidate.
  • NEW: Physical SOLAS Safe Pass card required on day. Letter of SP Confirmation no longer accepted
  • Manual Handling Certification.
  • Photo I.D.
  • PPE (personal protective equipment) i.e. Hard Hat, High Vis Vest, Steel Toe Capped Boots, Gloves.
  • Full attendance on all days required to achieve full Certification.

Course Information

This course is now run on a private basis. For more information email us at [email protected] 
Duration: 2 Days
Assessment:MCQ test, Practical test

Accreditation: When complete, each participant will receive a Solas CSCS card and QQI certificate.

Course Objectives

  • Knowledge of relevant legislation
  • Understanding of devices used in location of underground services
  • Ability to identify hazards
  • Awareness of Health & Safety requirements

Course Contents

  • Legislation related to Location of Underground Services
  • Identifying hazards
  • Use of relevant devices in locating underground services
  • Risk Assessments
  • Safe Systems of Work
  • Maintenance of equipment

Find more information for this course on the SOLAS . 

Each course is subject to course booking conditions. Please contact our office for further details.

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