This course is designed to enable candidates to become competent PAT testers in one day. The course will include over 3 hours of practical sessions.
This course is designed to enable candidates to become competent PAT testers in one day. The course will include over 3 hours of practical sessions.Candidates will inspect and test a wide variety of portable electrical appliances including domestic equipment, power tools, IEC leads, office and IT equipment using many different models of appliance tester.
The legal requirement to PAT test
Risks & precautions against electrical shock
Frequency of PAT testing
Class of appliances
Safety risks & Typical faults
Formal visual inspections
Plug checks & fuse ratings
Combined inspection & testing
Earth bond continuity tests
Insulation resistance tests
Protective conductor/touch current
Testing office PC's & IT equipment
Pass & fail labeling
Result recording and maintenance of records
This is a one day course will be undertaken at Harlow Study Centre, Netteswellbury Farm, Harlow CM18 6BW and will run from 0900 - 1530. The course will be made up of both practical and theory work.
Candidates will receive a certificate of competence in PAT Testing
As there is a practical element to this course, we recommend candidates bring/wear Safety Boots
Candidates are welcome to bring their own PAT Testing equipment with them.
The course will include Lunch and refreshments