The course is intended for electrical operatives who are responsible for the inspection and testing of electrical equipment in the workplace, holiday parks, etc.
In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT) – 4340
The course will provide the candidate with a full working knowledge of the latest edition of the Institute of Engineering and Technology Code of Practice and will comprise a mix of theory and practical work.
- An on–screen examination which covers theory, principles, legislation, etc.
- Centre marked practical assessment.
N.B. The examination is open book and candidates will require the IET Code of Practice for In‐service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (4th Edition) for the examination
- There is an element of knowledge of electrical science required to undertake the course and candidates must have qualified to at least a Level 2 in an electrical or mechanical discipline.
- Entry to the course will be subject to interview by an Electrical Department Tutor.
The IET Code of Practice for In‐service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (4th Edition) ISBN No. 9781 849196260
- Course Fee: £250 (subject to change for the new academic year).
- The course fee may by subsidised subject to eligibility criteria through the Skills for Industry Project. The Skills for Industry project is part-funded by the European Social Fund through the Welsh Government.
Successful Level 3 students may be eligible to apply for:
- Level 3 Initial Verification and Certification of Electrical Installations (EAL 4337)
- Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (EAL 4338)
- Entry to the above courses will be subject to interview
The College takes all reasonable steps to provide the educational services and courses as described above. Details are correct at the time of editing but may be subject to change without prior notice. Courses will not run if student numbers are insufficient. The College has the right to refuse individuals entry to courses in certain circumstances. Prospective students may be advised of more suitable alternatives, if appropriate. The entry requirements stated are those that are normally required to undertake the programme of study.