Portable Appliance Testing can be a full-time career or a valuable add-on service offered by electricians and related trades.
Most workplaces and establishments require their electrical equipment to be routinely maintained to ensure that it remains safe and fit for purpose. As a result, portable appliance test engineers can quickly build up a client base that regularly requires repeat work.
Our training courses comply with the IET Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment 5th Edition. Our trainers are occupationally competent and have years of industry experience to pass on to you.
Which course should I choose?
& Guilds 2377-77 PAT - 2.5 day course
You can attend this course if are an electrician or even if you have very limited electrical knowledge but want the kudos and reassurance of a City & Guilds qualification. When you enrol for the 2377-77, you will automatically receive a free online course to bring you up to speed with the basics of electricity, electrical supplies, systems and equipment. After completing the online course you will attend face-to-face training covering the IET Code of Practice and giving you the practical skills to carry out PAT Testing.
3330 Portable Appliance Testing
Our in-house course is ideal for those who want to carry out portable appliance testing but do not require a formal City & Guilds qualification. This is a great introduction to PAT testing and is ideal if you are required to PAT test for your company.
Not sure which is the best route for you? Call our team on 01782 976555 for help and advice.