Training Providers


The following training providers provide hands on training for locators.

Cost of training with these providers is the responsibility of the candidate and payment arrangements need to be confirmed with the training organisation. DBYD Certification Ltd has no financial relationship with the below training providers and neither recommends or accepts responsibility for the outcome of training provided by them. This information is provided to assist candidates in their search for appropriate training.

Comtech Training

Comtech Training are dedicated to providing relevant and current technical training programs to industry, and have an expert team that can offer training advice and solutions to all businesses and individuals. Our courses are nationally accredited and delivered nationally in purpose built dedicated training centres owned and operated by Comtech.

Our Cable and Underground Asset Location course has been designed to impart the skills and knowledge required to identify, locate and protect underground services in Civil Construction.


Locate Management – 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. Included in this utility locator training course: Online quizzes and a final exam. Certificate and wallet card issued upon successful completion.

By taking this online utility locator training course, you will gain an understanding of the following topics:

  • Introduction
  • Fundamentals of Line Locating
  • Active Locating Methods
  • Passive Locating Methods
  • Advanced Locating Methods
  • Unconventional Locating Methods
  • Problem Solving Methods

Price $549