PAT testing courses for professionals

PAT Testing Courses for Birmingham & the West Midlands

Elite Training & Assessments offers Level 3 QCF Award In-Service Inspections & Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT Testing) for those who wish to carry out formal visual inspections and tests of electrical equipment, or an electrician who wish to extend their skills and knowledge and for those who wish to pursue a career in the electrotechnical/building services sector.


This award gives the trainee an understanding of the theory and practice of the in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment; referred to as PAT testing (Portable Appliance Testing). It is a two day Level 3 QCF Award In-Service Inspection and Testing.

Accredited PAT Testing Training & Certifications

How is this Qualification Delivered?
The theory and practice involved with the safe in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

How is this Qualification Assessed?
With practical assessments and on-screen exams. The qualification is not graded and the trainee may only achieve a pass.

The qualification assessments are open book and the trainee will require the IET Code of Practice.


Trainees must be at least 16 years old. There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification. However, trainees must have the potential to achieve all aspects of the qualification. In particular, trainees should be able to demonstrate that they have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy required for the completion of the learning outcomes and the assessments.

Accredited Electrical & Electrician Courses

The life of an electrician is a varied one, working in both domestic and commercial settings, with no two days being the same. Completion of any of our electrical courses means you will be qualified to work independently or for an accredited electrical company, enjoying the benefits of a rewarding and interesting career.

Why Choose Elite Training & Assessment?

We have fully qualified ACS assessors who will guide you through the duration of your chosen field of study.

We are partnered with PSR Solutions – a leading construction recruitment company who will guarantee you an interview upon completion of your course.

We tailor our training to suit your needs and personal circumstances.

Our state-of-the-art training centre is in an easily assessable location.

no congestion charges

on-site café

free parking

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