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PAT Testing Courses in Birmingham

  • Handbook of PAT Testing (RRP £19.99)
  • Personalised Certificate
  • £20 off any tester at
  • Lunch and Refreshments
  • Comprehensive Course Notes
  • PAT Reference Card

If you've been looking for PAT tester training in Birmingham, the PAT testing class from could be for you. More information about this course.

With a fully comprehensive learning programme, this training in PAT provides a great way to begin a new career or even to update your current skills. We have trained thousands of people how to PAT test through the DVD/USB programme and the UK wide classes. We also have a 97% pass rate.

All our full time tutors have been industry experts for years and are highly trained and qualified to teach you their well earned skills. They approach the subject in a way that ensures you can easily follow the subject step by step.

There are many different people from many career paths who can benefit from learning PAT testing skills from our tutors. For instance; often people need to save funds by learning to PAT test their office appliances themselves and sometimes people are looking for another skill with which to diversify. However, many people completing PAT tester training do so because they want to build a PAT testing career either as a business working for themselves or for another company.

Anyone wanting to carry out PAT testing must be 'competent'. The PAT testing training in Birmingham ensures that candidates are taught to a level that allows them to be competent and able to carry out testing to regulation standards.

Candidates will benefit from practical and theoretical learning techniques to ensure that a positive learning experience is possible. Expert supervision and guidance ensures that candidates are given all the tools to successfully pass the course. The following subjects will form the main learning aspects:

  • Why we carry out PAT Testing
  • The Law and what your legal obligations are
  • Principles of Electricity - what readings and measurements mean and, the voltage, current and resistance relationship
  • Classification of Appliances - Class 1,2 and 3 appliances and how to tell the difference between each
  • Electrical Dangers - learn when and why you need an earth wire, and what insulation is for
  • IET Code of Practice - theoretical aspects of the Code of Practice and how to find the information required.
  • Recording Results - how results should be recorded, minimum requirements and software options
  • How to use a PAT Tester - going through the tests in detail with lots of different appliances and allowing you to try yourself
  • Bring your own - if you have a tester of your own, bring it along and we will help you learn to use it and guide you in your practice tests.

Once the course has been passed successfully, candidates will receive a Certificate of Competence, but you can always call our instructors for help and advice even when your course is finished, we are available to help you with queries and advice.

Beginning at 9.00 and finishing at 16.00, the Birmingham PAT tester training lasts for one day. It is most suitable for the following people:

  • Industry newbies wanting to begin their career
  • Industry veterans wanting a new skill
  • Those needing to PAT test items in their workplace
  • Anyone interested in the subject

All successful candidates will have the option to take further training once complete. Previous electrical training is not essential for PAT tester training in Birmingham.

Premier Meetings Solihull (Hockley Heath, M42),
Stratford Road, Hockley Heath,
West Midlands,
B94 6NX.

These are the next dates for our Birmingham venue.

Thu 5th Sep 2024£225.00
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Thu 5th Sep 2024
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