Portable Appliance Testing

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Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) can become a new service for you to offer your customers. This course will enable you to become qualified in PAT Testing of electrical equipment and create a new revenue stream for your business. This course includes the Learners Guide for Level 3 Award in In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT).

The course will cover the following points:

  • Introduction to PAT Equipment maintenance
  • Practical training session
  • Assessment: Testing of Class I equipment
  • Practice papers
  • Multiple choice online exam

If you want to be qualified in Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) on electrical equipment, this is the right course for you.

There are no formal entry requirements, however candidates applying for this course should be familiar with electrical systems and the hazards associated with electricity.
You will learn the requirements as set out in the Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment.
Once you have completed this course we recommend you consider the following:

To gain knowledge and understanding of how to safely and correctly isolate electrical systems to complete electrical repairs or installation work.