PAT Testing Course in the heart of London Docklands - Book today!
PAT Testing Expert present a one-day, certificated training course in Portable Appliance Testing.
Tim James is your trainer for the day - he has worked for more than 28 years in the PAT Testing business, and is considered to be the one of the UK's leading experts in the field of PAT Testing. Our course is designed to give you the right mix of knowledge and experience - giving you the chance to learn on real PAT testing machines, testing real equipment. We cover all of the legal requirements as well as teaching you everything you need to know about the theory. In addition, you will receive plenty of hands-on experience, giving you the confidence and the competence to carry out PAT testing at the end of the day.
You will be competent to carry out PAT Testing at the end of the day, and you will receive a certificate. Because we run the course with small, closely supervised groups, we can use a system of continuous assessment during the day. If any person is struggling on any issue, we can go over that subject in a little more detail before moving on. In this way, we can ensure everyone reaches the required standard during the day, without having to resort to a written 'test.'
Book today and see for yourself why PAT Testing Expert are considered to be the UK's leading experts in the business of PAT Testing Training.
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Lunch and refreshments are provided during the day, and are included in the course fee. Please note that we do limit the number of people on each date to ensure that everybody benefits. Courses often fill up - Book now to reserve your space!
|09:45 - 10:00
||Introduction, Welcome and Objectives
|10:00 - 11:00
||Background - The legal requirements - what exactly does the law require? What should be tested, and how often? Who is responsible for the testing, and who will be blamed if there is an accident?
|11:00 - 11:15
|11:15 - 12:30
||Electrical Appliances - What types of equipment do we have to test? Class 1 and Class 2 appliances. How to carry out a simple examination. Checking plugs, cables and fuses
|12:30 - 1:30
||LUNCH - lunch and refreshments are provided, and included in the course fee!
|1:30 - 2:45
||User Checks, Inspection and Testing
Demonstration and hands-on practical work - testing a variety of different appliances. Important notes of safety. Avoiding damage to equipment under test
|2:45 - 3:00
|3:00 - 4:00
||User Checks, Inspection and Testing
More practicals and demonstrations, including testing ICT equipment
|4:00 - 4:30
||Conclusion and Final Discussion
Course Venue - DoubleTree London Docklands
Note that this venue is in the process of being rebranded as a DoubleTree by Hilton hotel - it was previously known as the Hilton London Docklands Riverside.
Finding a venue in Docklands / Canary Wharf for our PAT Testing courses was never going to be easy. But the DoubleTree Hilton at Docklands Riverside ticks every box!
- Free Parking on-site
- Outside the congestion zone
- Easy to get to by public transport
- Comfortable training rooms and excellent catering (lunch and refreshments are included in the course fee)
The great thing about this venue is that it is on the South Bank of the Thames in Rotherhithe - directly opposite Canary Wharf, which means it's easy to get to by car and there's free parking on site. If you are driving from Kent or Sussex it's easy to find and you don't have the hassle of driving into the city. From Central or East London, or from Essex, you can drive through the Rotherhithe tunnel or over Tower Bridge without entering the congestion charge zone.
If you are planning to attend by public transport, there is an easy and frequent bus service from Canada Water station (or else the journey is about 5 mins in a taxi) or you can get the DLR or Jubilee line to Canary Wharf and catch the free ferry direct to the hotel.
For more details on this hotel, visit the Hilton Web Site
Further Information About The Course
Learn from the Experts! Our trainer, TIM JAMES has been teaching people to carry out PAT Testing since 1993, and has been involved in the business for much longer - he's widely regarded as one of the UK's leading experts in the field. Our course is not a lecture, but a practical based training workshop, designed for the REAL WORLD. Learn what you need to, in a relaxed and comfortable environment, then put it in to practice straight away with a series of practical exercises. There is no exam on our course, but a closely supervised practical session to ensure everyone benefits from the training, and everybody learns the required skills.
BOOK ONLINE TODAY and pay just £195.00 + VAT per person. Our normal price is £245.00 + VAT per person, but online bookings will automatically receive a £50.00 per person pre-payment discount. You can also claim the pre-payment discount by sending a cheque with the booking form. We can invoice you after the course (subject to status) at the normal price.
Remember that our course fee INCLUDES the course handbook (a useful guide to PAT Testing), lunch and refreshments!
If you have more than 5 people to train, you may find it cheaper to organise an in-house course (at your premises) or we can arrange a special date for you at this hotel, or another nearby. Contact us for more information.
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The course fee includes a restaurant lunch, and free-flowing tea and coffee through the day. PAT Testing Training London Docklands- courses from the industry leaders in PAT Testing.
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