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- 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
PAT Training Courses in the North East at Gateshead Metrocentre Marriott, for Newcastle Upon Tyne, Durham, Sunderland and Gateshead
Spend one day with Tim James - one of the UK's leading authorities on PAT Testing - at the Metrocentre Marriott, and learn ALL you need to carry out PAT testing in your workplace, or as a PAT Testing service to others. PAT Testing is a really valuable skill to have, and you will be able to carry out PAT Testing in your own organisation, after attending this crucial one-day course.
Our trainer, Tim James, has been working in the field of PAT testing for over 28 years, and teaching people to carry out PAT testing for over 20 years. He's acknowledged as one of the UK's leading experts in the field of PAT testing. He can teach you! We run regular one-day practical PAT testing courses at the fabulous Metrocentre Gateshead Marriott hotel. This course is ideal if you live in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Sunderland, Teesside, Tyne & Wear, Northumberland, Durham, Tyneside, Gateshead, South Shields and Jarrow.
The Metrocentre Marriott is a great hotel, with comfortable training rooms and great facilities. Access is easy by Car and Public Transport - Free car Parking is available on site and there are regular buses from all over the North East.The course lasts for one day, and you will learn all you need to carry out PAT Testing. You should attend the course if you want to save money for your employer, or if you want to start a business (or sideline) doing PAT testing for other people.
We will provide you with all of the information you need to get started, including information on the best equipment to use and loads of valuable hints and tips to save you time. Click here for the latest dates! If you have lots of people to train - why not consider a special date or an in-house pat testing course?
You do not need to be a qualified electrician to carry out PAT Testing - in fact, our course starts right at the beginning. As long as you have a willingness to learn and a healthy dose of common sense, you'll be fine! You'll learn everything you need to know on the day, but if you need any more information, please check out the PAT Testing Course FAQ page.
Further Information About The Course
All of our courses are 'fully inclusive' which means we provide all the course materials you need, including a PAT Testing manual, information about record keeping forms and certificates, and we also provide lunch and refreshments during the day. All this is included in the course fee! Please note that we do limit the number of people on each date to ensure that everybody benefits and that everybody has a chance to ask questions and make sure they understand. Courses often fill up so avoid disappointment - Book now to reserve your space!
For more details on this hotel, visit the Marriott Web Site
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You are welcome to bring your own PAT Tester with you on the day, or you can use ours! We always have a selection of industry standard PAT Testers for you to use on the day, and we can give you unbiased advice on which are the best machines to purchase.
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. You won't need to buy a copy of the IET Code of Practice, unless you really want to!
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.