Overview

UTILITY ADVANCED LINE LOCATING

This 1 day (up to 8 hours) online utility locator training course is aimed at developing knowledge and skills associated with locating underground utilities. This utility locator training course provides an Underground Facility Locator (UFL) advanced solutions to abnormal operating conditions (AOCs).This e-learning utility locator training course was developed with input from industry subject matter experts. It details the necessary methods and procedures to safely perform utility locates as per applicable regulatory requirements, acts and industry best practices.
Please note that it may take up to two(2) working days for you to receive your user login details

Price: $549

Modules
  • Module 1 - Introduction
    1. Describe utility facilities
    2. Describe ground disturbance
    3. Identify locate requests and responsibilities
    4. Explain locating procedures
  • Module 2 – Utility Infrastructure
    1. Describe gas distribution facilities
    2. Describe electrical facilities
    3. Describe telecommunications facilities
  • Module 3 – Fundamentals of Line Locating
    1. Describe the theory of electromagnetic locating
    2. Explain frequencies and transmitter signals
    3. Explain receiver signals and antenna configurations
    4. Discuss signal distortion
  • Module 4 – Active Locating Methods
    1. Explain and apply the Direct Hook-up Method
    2. Explain and apply the Inductive Clamp Method
    3. Explain and apply the Inductive Method
  • Module 5 – Passive Locating Methods
    1. Explain and apply the Radio Mode
    2. Explain and apply the Live Cable (Power) Mode
    3. Explain and apply the CPS Mode
  • Module 6 – Advanced Locating Methods
    1. Explain and apply the Parallel Line Check Method
    2. Explain and apply the Sweeping Method
    3. Explain and apply the Multi-Angle Sweeping Method
    4. Explain and apply the 360° Sweeping Method
    5. Explain and apply the ALL Method
  • Module 7 – Unconventional Locating Methods
    1. Explain and apply the Point A to Point B Method
    2. Explain and apply the Measurement Method
    3. Explain and apply the Visual Evidence Method
  • Module 8 – Obstacles and Problem Solving
    1. Explain locating obstacles
    2. Apply problem solving procedures

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