Course Description

PAT Testing Training

Guardian Safety

The PAT Testing Training is delivered onsite, at our office as face-to-face training.

Who Should Attend:

Any personnel required to undertake practical inspection and testing of electrical equipment. This Portable Appliance Testing Pat Training Course is ideal for maintenance personnel. The course is highly interactive and will use practical assessment and interactive learning throughout the course.

Course Duration: 9:30 AM – 5:00 PM


  • Legislation governing and Codes of Practice covering Portable Appliance Testing
  • Portable Appliance Testing theory
  • Visual inspection of portable appliances
  • Determining Class I and Class II portable electrical appliances
  • Testing Class I appliances, Testing Class II appliances, Testing an IEC lead, and Testing an extension lead
  • Understanding fuse rating
  • PASS / FAIL in relation to Portable Appliances
  • Labelling
  • Record keeping including portable appliance maintenance
  • Plug wiring and general information about how electricity works
  • Identification and labelling of Portable Appliances

Course Objectives:

Our Portable Appliance Testing PAT Testing Training Course is run in accordance with Regulation 81 of the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) Regulations 2007 state that an employer shall ensure, where appropriate, that a competent person should:
Test portable equipment
Certify that portable electric appliances (including any cables and plugs) were, on the day of testing, safe and without risk to any persons coming into direct or indirect contact with the portable appliance.
Report any faults with portable appliances that have failed the test and prevent them from being put into use.

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Clondalkin, Dublin, Ireland
College Name Guardian Safety
Course Category Health & Safety, Health & Safety, Occupational Health & Safety
Course Type Onsite
Course Qualification Special Purpose Award / Certificate
Course Location Clondalkin, Dublin, Ireland
Location Postcode Dublin 12
Course Start Date 22nd February 2023
Course End Date 22nd February 2023
Course Fee 275
Course Duration 1 day
Course Times 9.30 AM - 5.00 PM
Awarding Body QQI
Title of Awarding PAT Testing Training
Entry Requirements No Entry requirements
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Course Provider

Guardian Safety

Unit C1, Centre Point Business Park, Oak Road, D12, Dublin, Ireland

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