Locating and Marking

Developed with input from a cross-sector of industries, Locate Management's new online Locating and Marking 0.5 days (up to 4 hours) course is aimed at developing locating and marking skills and attitudes. This e-learning course describes Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) and where locating fits into SUE. It explains locate marks and guidelines for marking operator facilities. The course also discusses eletromagnetic locating methods, obstacles and tracing problems.

Included in this online training course: Online quizzes and a final exam. Certificate and wallet card issued upon successful completion.

Who Should Take This Course?

All individuals, including supervisors, ground disturbers, excavators, project managers, locators, and other workers who need a basic understanding of locating and how to mark buried facililies or interpret locate marks.

Learning Outcomes

By taking the online Locating and Marking training course, you will gain an understanding of the following topics:

  Subsurface Utility Engineering 5 min
  Locating questions and locate marks 10 min
  Field delineation guidelines 20min
  Locating methods 10 min
  Locating obstacles and tracing problems 5 min


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