PAT Testing Expert Ltd

PAT Testing Expert Ltd


PAT Testing Expert is the provider of a one day certificated PAT testing course combining theory with practical hands on experience and live demonstrations. Our trainer has had over 25 years experience in the PAT testing industry and has been teaching since 1993! We run courses nationwide in 22 different locations, from Glasgow in Scotland to Exeter in Devon so there is bound to be one near you and if you have 4 or more delegates then we can come to you and deliver the training at your premises. Not only do we provide courses but we also offer a thorough and professional PAT testing service and sell all the necessary equipment too. We therefore know everything there is to know about the industry ensuring you have everything you need to be successful from friendly advice to labels and plugs.

Teachers and trainers (1)

Tim James
Tim James

Tim has more than 25 years experience of electrical safety in a variety of different industries. He started working life in 1985 as a school technician where amongst other things he was in charge of PAT testing. He was then appointed county technician for Humberside LEA where he was responsible for developing systems for the maintenance of electrical systems throughout the local authority. For 7 years he then worked for a health and safety company teaching electrical safety courses and was until recently a director of a large PAT testing company testing in excess of 300,000 items each year


Although the company is relatively young the people at PAT Testing Expert have worked in the PAT Testing Industry for years. As mentioned our Trainer has worked in this industry for over 25 years and has been teaching PAT testing since 1993. Since the 1980's our Director has worked in and around this industry and our technical support team have all worked and continue to do so as PAT testers so their help and advice comes from first hand experience not just from a book!

Advantages of studying here

By choosing to study this course with us you will not only learn how to carry out PAT testing in theory but with the vast majority of the afternoon session spent doing practical work you will also learn how to do it in practice too. Not only will you learn everything you need to know from the books but due to our trainers extensive knowledge in this area, from years of working in the PAT testing industry you will also be taught things that can only be gained from years of practical experience, giving you that little bit extra! And we don’t just leave you to it once the course is over, by choosing to study with us you will also have access to our on-going technical support service just in case you ever need some help or advice once out there testing on your own.

Areas of specialisation

We are specialists in PAT testing covering all aspects from the relevant background information to the recording of results we know everything there is to know about this industry. The main subject areas include but are not limited to: • Legislation, responsibilities, duties. • Class I, II and III appliances • Inspection and testing (methods, types, and frequency) • Plugs, cables and fuses • Record Keeping • Examination and Inspection • Earth Bond Test • Insulation Test • I.T Equipment • Extension Leads • 110v Appliances • 3 Phase and High-Powered Appliances.