• Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
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    Gain expertise in Portable Appliance Testing (PAT) to protect your workplace from hazards like electrical fires and electrical shocks by taking this PAT Training course. This comprehensive learning package provides you with all the tactics and strategies needed to excel as a PAT expert in any sector. When you train with us, you’ll swiftly learn to identify and mitigate the varieties of risk that can stop services and halt projects. Each module contains professional recommendations on maintaining excellent levels of operation in your company.      

    This PAT Training course covers all the types of risk you can expect to encounter. You’ll learn how to apply a full risk assessment to your environment, as well as discovering how to cope with electrical hazards. We’ll also train you on adapting to issues introduced by new technology, alongside the best way to create and install a recovery plan. Ensure a low-risk and safe workplace by enrolling today.

    Learning outcomes

    • Get a solid understanding for PAT.
    • Discover the relevant statutory provisions for PAT.
    • Learn about risk assessment.
    • Acquire the knowledge of electrical units and appliance classification. 
    • Get to know about the initial visual examination.
    • Become skilled at electrical installation testing.
    • Gain the knowledge of instruments for testing and equipment inspection.
    • Learn about the Safety Precautions in Electrical Testing 
    • Have the ability of reporting and record-keeping.


    Endorsed Certification from ABC Awards

    After successfully completing the course, learners will be able to order an endorsed certificate as proof of their new qualification. Endorsed certificates can be ordered and get delivered to your home by post for only £ 109. There is an additional £10 postage charge for international students.

    CPD Certification from One Education

    After successfully completing the MCQ assessment of this course, you will qualify for the CPD Certificate from One Education, as proof of your continued professional development. Certification is available in PDF format, at the cost of £9, or a hard copy can be sent to you via post, at the cost of £15.


    At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievement from ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).

    The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme.  This means that One Education has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 5 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.

    The course itself has been designed by One Education to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications.   ABC Awards & Certa Awards endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met.  A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.

    ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.

    Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.

    This course has been endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme for its high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes. This course is not regulated by Ofqual and is not an accredited qualification. Your training provider will be able to advise you on any further recognition, for example progression routes into further and/or higher education. For further information please visit the Learner FAQs on the Quality Licence Scheme website.

    *Regulated qualification refers to those qualifications that are regulated by Ofqual / CCEA / Qualification Wales

    Method of Assessment

    To assess your learning, you have to complete the assignment questions provided at the end of the course. You have to score at least 60% to pass the exam and to qualify for ABC endorsed and CPD accredited certificates. 

    After submitting the assignment, our expert tutor will assess your assignment and will give you feedback on your performance.

    After passing the assignment exam, you will be able to apply for a certificate.

    Who is This Course for?

    This course is for any individual who intends to learn all the required aspects of PAT Training and wish to build their career in this promising sector.

    Career Path

    This course is intended to give individuals the knowledge to enhance expertise in Portable Appliance Testing (PAT). Therefore, it is ideally suited to the following roles and careers: 

    • Electricians and equipment specialists
    • Property Owners
    • Maintenance staff and caretaker
    • Facility management staff
    • Shop Owners
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