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Portable Appliance Electrical Testing at South & City College Birmingham

Course description

Portable appliance testing (PAT) is the examination of electrical equipment to ensure they are safe to use. This award gives the learner an understanding of the management, theory and practical requirements of the IET code of practice. This PAT testing course is ideal for those who wish to take control of the entire portable appliance testing within their company or offer a standalone service to companies. It is open to all and can be a viable way of providing additional skills and earning some extra income.

Entry requirements

You must be have a basic understanding of electrical theory.

Financial information

. Our course fees vary depending on your circumstances.For full fee information do not hesitateto call us on 0800 111 6311

Future opportunities

Candidates looking to extend their electrical/construction knowledge will be able to enrol onto additional courses, should they meet the entry requirements.

Further information

Please contact our admissions team on 0800 111 6311 or email You can also visit our website and apply online.

How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 19 September 2017
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Key information

  • Start date: Throughout the year
  • Duration: 5 days
  • Course code: 0823/17TP05DF
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