ZSI Super User Locator Training

Courses aimed at the Civil Engineering sector in Scotland


Scottish Civils Training Group, Inverness
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This course is available on the Scottish Civils Training Group website.


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


  • 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 in the use of location equipment
  • To understand how to conduct a utility survey pre-excavation
  • Have the knowledge and skills to know what to look for in a site survey
  • Be able to support teams on site in the act of utility location & avoidance
  • Be able to coach and complete a documented assessment on site operatives
  • To be able to complete on site assessments in utility location & avoidance
  • Understanding of CAT download data and the transfer & analysis of data
  • Understand how the data applies to site surveying
  • To be able to conduct a utility strike investigation
  • Complete a USAG cable strike form

Key topics included in the training programme

  • CAT Manager – How to get the data from the CAT
  • Importing the data into CAT Analysis tool and creating reports
  • Importing data into CAT Manager online and creating reports.

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The Scottish Civils Training Group (SCTG) works with civil engineering companies to provide relevant training at discounted rates.

All course prices advertised are exclusive of VAT and apply to member companies only. Please view the website for information on how to join the group.

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