Course Description

PAT Testing Training

PAT Testing Training is a course run by Guardian Safety, Dublin. It is a Onsite course with a duration of 1 day. PAT Testing Training gives a Course Qualification of Special Purpose Award / Certificate, awarded by QQI. For more information about PAT Testing Training at Guardian Safety, please review the details below.

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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Training ProviderGuardian Safety
Course LocationClondalkin, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 12
Course TypeOnsite
Course QualificationSpecial Purpose Award / Certificate
Awarding BodyQQI
Awarding Body DetailsPAT Testing Training
Course Start Date22/02/2023
Course End Date22/02/2023
Course Duration1 day
Course Time9.30 AM - 5.00 PM
Course Fee275
Entry RequirementsNo Entry requirements
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Guardian Safety

Unit C1, Centre Point Business Park, Oak Road, D12, Clondalkin, Dublin, Ireland. Eircode: D12 K77

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