Course Details

This course is for candidates who are required to undertake periodic inspection and testing of portable appliances. (PAT testing) If you require further information or would like to discuss booking please call Liz Knight 01243 786321 Ext 2098 or 07557 633358

Entry Requirements

As this is a level 3 qualification, applicants for this course will need to prove a reasonable level of electrical understanding.

Career options

Successful completion of this course will enable the candidate to carry out In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment. This qualification can lead to new business opportunities for those already working in the electrical industry.

Electrical Equipment In-Service Inspections and Testing Level 3 Award

Five highlights

  • 1 Trade experienced lecturers.
  • 2 Trade skills and knowledge.
  • 3 Practical skills.
  • 4 Recognised qualifications.
  • 5 Bring your own test equipment and learn how to use it.

Key Points

  • Chichester Campus
  • Flexible start date
  • Award in the In-Service Inspections and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT) (QCF)


Your course will cost

We don't currently have information on the fees for your course. Please contact us for more information.
Are you under 19 on the 31st August this year?
Are you in receipt of JSA or ESA Work Related Activity Group, or are you in receipt of a State Benefit and currently unemployed and seeking employment?
Are you getting a SFE loan for this course?
Course code Location Course length Start date
EEL004CD1A Chichester Campus Flexible Flexible start date

What you need to know

What will I study?

Refresher on electrical theory relevent to PAT. Electrical calculations. Legal requirements. Theory of PAT. Practical inspection and test. Practice exam questions.

How will I be taught?

A variety of resources will be used ranging from short presentations, practical demonstration and experience, sample scenarios and questions.

How will I be assessed?

Theory on-line multi choice exam. Practical assessment of ability to carry out an inspection and test procedure

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