Identify, locate and protect underground services

RIICCM202D

Covers the basic duty of care for locating underground services, prior to the commencement of any excavation works

Introduction:

The Underground Services course is vital for civil construction and telecom personnel working in conjunction with Dial Before You Dig Plans and project site plans.

 

Target Audience:

Anyone working in the building, civil construction, landscaping and land management, rail and infrastructure industries who are required to locate or excavate where there is the potential for underground services. 

Learning Outcomes:

  • RIICCM202D Identify, locate and protect underground services

Learning Methods:

ASTRA use various assessment methods and techniques, including skill and knowledge assessments as an essential step to ensure you progress through your course. You may be assessed in a number of different ways while you are studying and training with ASTRA, including observation, written assessment questioning, portfolios, work samples, third-party feedback and in some cases through recognition of prior learning. 

Program Benefits:

Content:

  • Relevant industry legislation
  • Completing Dial Before You Dig application
  • Read and interpret plans and charts
  • Using a locating device such as a cable avoidance tool to search
  • Working with potential services or utilities inclusive of Telstra , Electrical, Optic Fibre etc. which may exist under the surface
  • Management of risk arising from presence of above-ground, overhead, and underground services in vicinity of workplaces
  • Use of safe working procedures (SWMS)
  • Procedures, controls and emergency response requirements
  • Potholing and location techniques
 

Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
Identify, locate and protect underground services 6 January 2020 07:30 am - 04:00 pm Brendale 10 $295.00
Identify, locate and protect underground services 2 March 2020 07:30 am - 04:00 pm Brendale 10 $295.00

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