Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)

 

Course Objectives

 

To provide candidates with the understanding & confidence in the use of Portable Appliance Testers, recording data and the use of associated equipment.

 

Course Content

 

● Current Electrical & Local Legislation.

● Electrical terminology and the principles of electricity.

● Classes of Appliance.

● Appliance cord sets and IEC leads.

● 110v Testing principals.

● Visual and combined testing.

● Using different Portable Appliance Testers and interpreting the data.

● Recording and Labelling.

● Testing Frequency.

  Information on different PAT machines.

 

Who should attend - Any person required to test electrical items to prove their electrical safety.

 

Assessment - Candidates will complete a number of practical exercises throughout the day and complete a multiple choice examination at the end of the course.

 

Please note: All our courses are delivered in English. All delegates must have a good understanding of written and spoken English to attend this course.

 

A Certificate of Training will be awarded to each successful candidate.

 

NOTE: Candidates do not need any previous electrical experience.

 

2020 Course dates: 08th January 2020, 27th March, 25th June, 24th September, 08th December 2020

 

Duration 9am - 3.30pm approx

Verifier Normandie Health & Safety Ltd

 Directions to the Normandie Office 

 

+44 (0) 1481 253953 

or email info@normandiehs.com

 

Normandie Health & Safety Ltd

Normandie House

Rue a Chiens

St Sampson

Guernsey

GY2 4AE