Part Time Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) C&G 2377 - 200North East Worcestershire College
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- Vocational qualification
Frequent Asked Questions
Basic electrical knowledge plus some industrial work experience.
Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) C&G 2377 - 200
Qualification Level:City & Guilds 2377-200 (level 3)
Short course delivered over two days or (5 evenings, 3 hours per evening)
PAT Testing or Portable Appliance Testing is the process by which electrical appliances are checked to see if they are safe.
The course follows the requirements of "Code of Practice for In-service Inspection & Testing of Electrical Equipment."
Health and safety regulations state that when people work with electrical appliances, the appliance MUST be safe. To ensure continual safety, inspecting & testing should be carried out at regular intervals. The interval between tests depends on the type of appliance and the environment in which it is used.
How is the Qualification Achieved ?
City & Guilds of London Institute provides an examination which will comprise of an on-line test of mulitiple choice questions leading to certification on a pass/fail basis.
A prerequisite for the on-line test is that you show competence in testing appliances - this will be taught and assessed during the course.
The qualification gained meets the requirements for operatives who are contracted to carry
On Successful Completion of this Course
You will be qualified to carry out the required inspection & testing of electrical appliances
(1) You need to meet the entry requirements before you can enrol onto the course.
(2) You should obtain your own copy of the Code of Practice for the course and for sitting the on-line exam.
(3) There are NO concessionary fees available for this course.