"Safety doesn't happen by accident"

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1 Day PAT Testing Courses

A tried and tested mix of theory and practical, this 1 day PAT testing competency training course will give you the skills you need to safely and compliantly test portable appliances in the UK.

At TTS Training Services Ltd, we have been training candidates to PAT test for over 10 years. We offer various PAT testing courses, we can complete on-site training (we come to you), we also offer open PAT training courses (you come to us).

We can also offer the CG2377 PAT course (if required).

Quick Facts

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EXPERIENCED TUTORS

We have experienced PAT tutors.

Course Duration

One day

Certification

TTS Certificate or CG2377

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What are people saying?

A Few of our Clients

Why Choose US

Experienced PAT Tutors

Our tutors have a vast number of years experience in delivering quality PAT testing course to all abilities.

Support as Standard

After the course, our relationship is just beginning. We have online help and phone support as needed.

Quality Training

From course materials to instructors we use. Don’t just take our word for it, see our course testimonial section.

Our Services

ON-SITE PAT TEST TRAINING COURSES

We bring the course to you, you tell us where you want it, when you want it and we will do the rest.

PUBLIC PAT TESTING COURSES

Same great course but if you only have one person to train. We have many venues around the UK.

C&G2377-22 PAT TESTING COURSES

If you are a practicing electrician, we can arrange for on-site C&G2377 course. Minimum 6 people.

PAT Tester Calibration

To keep your PAT tester compliant you need to get it calibrated every year. We can help, only a 3-day turn around.

PAT Repair & Service

Do you have a faulty PAT tester? We repair many brands from Seaward, Megger, Metrel, Kewtech, Martindale.

PAT Tester, PAT Labels, PAT Shop

We have the most popular PAT testers for sale, discount if we have trained you. Also PAT labels and PAT tester printers.

Next Open PAT Testing Courses

We run courses all over the UK, we are adding more venues all the time, if you only have one person to train, the open PAT courses are your best option.
26 March

South Mimms M25 26.03.2019

26/03/2019 Premier Inn Meetings Swanland Road, South Mimms, Hertfordshire, EN6 3NH £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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26 March

Dartford 26.03.2019

26/03/2019 Dartford Golf Club Heath Lane, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2TN £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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28 March

Portsmouth 28.03.2019

28/03/2019 Premier Inn Meetings Binnacle Way, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 4FB £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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28 March

Swindon 28.03.2019

28/03/2019 infinite Group Ltd Unit 5, Pagoda Park Westmead Industrial Estate Swindon Wiltshire SN5 7UN £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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02 April

Birmingham 02.04.2019

02/04/2019 Premier Inn, 14 Richard Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B7 4AA £165.00 +VAT 3 Spaces Left
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02 April

Exeter 02.04.2019

02/04/2019 DDC Meeting & Training 22 Marsh Green Road, Marsh Barton, Exeter, EX2 8PQ £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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03 April

Norwich 03.04.2019

03/04/2019 Norwich Hotel, 116 Thorpe Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR1 1RU £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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09 April

Bristol 09.04.2019

09/04/2019 Premier Inn Catbrain Lane Cribbs Causeway, Bristol, Avon, BS10 7TQ £165.00 +VAT SOLD OUT ! ! !
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TTS PAT Training Programme

Which ever PAT testing course you choose to do with us, we will cover the same course content:
We take you through the whole lot, you will leave the course having covered everything you need to be successful in PAT testing.

 

  • Electrical Safety
  • Regulations roles and responsibilities
  • Insulation and earthing
  • Classification of appliances
  • Testing 230V, 110V, and 415V.
  • Using a Portable Appliance Tester
  • Essential tests
  • Optional tests
  • Labelling of appliances
  • Reporting and recording results
  • Practical Assessment
  • Law and scope of relevant legislation
  • Types, use, and testing of electrical equipment.
  • Categories, frequency, and practicalities of PAT testing
  • Procedures and documentation.
  • Appropriate test instruments and how they are used

Frequently Asked Questions

What is PAT Testing?

Portable appliance testing commonly referred to as PAT testing is a systematic approach to ensuring your portable appliances are safe for continued use. A competent and trained person needs to make the decision whether the item is safe and uses a variety of assessment methods.

Do you do an online pat testing course?

We have recently seen PAT testing courses online and our opinion is that although online learning is great for certain subjects we feel PAT testing is not one of them. All of our courses have lots of practical training, with online learning this is absent.
We have completed the distance / online PAT testing courses that are out there and we have found that the training is very poor.
We do not believe someone could be competent after such training in PAT testing.

What is PAC Testing?

A very common error is people call PAT testing PAC testing. PAT testing is Portable Appliance Testing.

What areas do you cover for on-site PAT training?

We will run our PAT testing course anywhere, we regularly go to clients sites in England, Scotland and Wales. We also have run courses in Europe for some of our customers.

Who can do PAT testing?

PAT testing is the process of ensuring the appliance is safe, the process that we need to follow to make the decisions that an appliance is safe could be done by most people.

To do PAT testing you need to complete some training and be assessed as competent.  Most people after such training could become a PAT tester.

Will i get a certificate?

Of course, all successful learners will receive a certificate, if you complete the competency course, you will receive a certificate from us (TTS) and if you complete the City and Guilds version of the course, you will receive a City and Guilds certificate. There is no requirement for one over the over.

Everyone's a PAT Testing Expert!

A quick search about PAT testing and just about everyone claims to be a “PAT testing expert”.
Any PAT testing course worth doing will follow the IET Code of Practice (Currently 4th edition). Please ensure your “PAT Testing Expert” courses follows this.

What is a PAT Tester Calibration?

A PAT tester is the test and measurement instrument needed to complete the full PAT test. It measures levels of resistance and it needs to be checked at suitable intervals. Most manufacturers and the IET Code of Practice state that this should be annual. We can arrange for your PAT tester to be calibrated if you require.

Testimonials

“Having spent the last three decades as a lecturer in electrical engineering at Manchester University, I’ve heard a very large number of presentations and been on a lot of short courses. How did yours compare? Well I I think it was very good, well structured, easy to follow and very informative. Definitely in the top class!”

R Waterfall | IEE

I felt the course was very good and very informative and I enjoyed it. Many thank’s to the trainer Ian for the knowledge he has passed on to me.

J Simpson | Honda

“The course was very good! I am shocked at the amount of information I have come away with”

R Dunbar | Pearson TQ

“Having over the years attended several training courses I would have to say that Ian’s was one of the best run courses for keeping and maintaining attendees interest. He has mastered the art of keeping people interested, I would if asked recommend your training, marks out of ten, Ten!”

B Cloherty | Streetwise UK

Who we work with…

some of our clients 

Our accreditations 

We are open Mon – Fri 9am – 5pm
We want to be your preferred PAT supplier, we can help with PAT tester supply, training, accessories (labels and adaptors) and we can repair and calibrate your tester as well.
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