PAT Testing Course

City & Guilds 2377-22 PAT Testing Course (Inspection and testing of electrical equipment).

Given that every commercial electrical appliance requires PAT testing. this qualification is a very useful addition to the skillset of any practicing electrical professional.

Every item of electrical equipment in a commercial environment is required to be PAT tested, that is it has been tested as being safe to use and has been marked safe, whether it be a kettle, toaster or computer.

This one day course covers everything necessary to successfully achieve the City and Guilds certification.

The course includes both a theory element and practical elements. We take you through the practical disciplines and formal recording processes, as well as preparing you for the online City and Guilds 2377 test.

Course Content

  • Electrical Safety
  • Regulations role and responsibilities
  • Insulation and earthing
  • Classification of appliances
  • Preliminary Inspection, test precautions
  • Using a Portable Appliance Tester
  • Essential tests
  • Optional tests
  • Reporting and recording results
  • Implementing a test program
  • Practical Assessment

The City & Guilds 2377-22 PAT Testing Exam

The exam is ‘open book’, meaning during the one hour 50 question exam you will be able to refer to the Code of Practice for In- Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment.

Candidates will require their own copy of the IET Code of Practice for use during the assessment.


Alternatively, if you have five people or more then we could come to you. Please contact us to discuss your requirements and fees.

Course preparation

The reference book ‘Codes of Practice for In- Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment’ 4th Edition ISBN: 978-1-84919-626-0 is required for this course.  We suggest you pre-read this book before attending this short course.

C&G 2377-11 PAT Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance

Aimed at managers who have the responsibilities for maintenance within a building, or managers within an organisation responsible for Inspection and Testing.  We offer this qualification as an optional extra to the above course.


Start Date



City & Guilds 2377-22 PAT Testing

Thursday 12th April 2018

One Day £185 + VAT
City & Guilds 2377-22 PAT Testing

Thursday 14th June 2018

One Day £185 + VAT


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