Portable Appliance Testing (PAT Testing) Practical Course

The Portable Appliance Testing (PAT Testing) Practical Course covers the legal requirement for PAT Testing and does not require participants to take a City & Guilds theory examination.

Who is the course for?

Those who will be undertaking the inspection and testing of portable electrical equipment in their place of work.

Course Objectives/Key Benefits

Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) Practical Course – Course Objective

On completion delegates will be able to undertake and record inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

Course Content

Course Content

  • How to develop a PAT testing file
  • Practical, hands on demonstrations and practice of undertaking PAT testing on 230/110 volt equipment
  • Evaluation of new skills

Training method:

Seminar, practical ‘hands-on’ exercise.

Course outcome/qualification:

Certificate of Attendance.

Portable Appliance Testing (PAT Testing) Practical Course
Duration1 day
CampusColchester Campus
Start DateThis course runs a number of times throughout the year. Contact us for the next available dates
Price£190 + VAT


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