PAT Testing Competence
Over a one day period, learn how to test portable electrical appliances. Candidates will be challenged to demonstrate that they can undertake simple wiring tasks, test that the work is safe to put back into service and generally comply with the requirements of the Electricity at Work Act 1990.
Candidates will be able to carry out electrical work to comply with the requirements of the Electricity at Work Act 1990. They will also be able to demonstrate that they can undertake simple wiring tasks and test that the work is safe to put back into service.
Who should attend?
Engineers without qualification who wish to learn how to test portable electrical appliances.
- Electrical Safety
- Regulations role and responsibilities
- Insulation and earthing
- Classification of appliances
- Preliminary Inspection, test precautions
- Using a Portable Appliance Tester
- Essential tests
- Optional tests
- Labeling tests
- Reporting and recording results
- Implementing a test programme
- Practical Assessment
Assessment – practical and theory exam.
Sanctus Certificate Achievement and progression onto level 3 Electro Technical NVQs or Diploma qualifications.
Revision notes (where relevant).
A buffet style lunch will be provided, along with refreshments when delivered at a Sanctus Training venue.