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Utility Locator Training

Utility Locator Training

3M offers a variety ofutility locator training materials to help you get the most out of your pipe finder equipment from 3M Locating & Marking.

Classroom Training

3M offers a two-day comprehensive training class designed to benefit channel, customers and 3M personnel. Workshops are conducted by 3M Technical Service instructors with years of field application experience. These workshops are performed at our Austin, Texas location. Class sizes are limited to ensure a low student-to-instructor ratio, maximizing student participation and understanding.

There is no charge for attendance at the class, but participants are responsible for their own travel expenses.

Theory of operation is intermixed with hands-on training to reinforce classroom presentations and discussions. Upon completion of training, each participant receives a 3M Certificate of Completion.

Utility locator classroom training details

Online Training Resources

Utility Locating


Utility Marking

Product Training


eTraining Modules

The following are eTraining modules that teach you about various 3M products and offer a quiz at the end of the module to test your understanding of the material presented.

Locating and Marking Solutions

3M™ EMS Passive and iD Markers and Dynatel™ 1420EZ Writer Station



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