What are the learner pre-requisites?
Learners must have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy to comply with the health and safety aspects of the scheme, the completion of the learning outcomes and the assessments.
What is this qualification?
This award gives the learner an understanding of the theory and practice of the in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment, commonly referred to as PAT testing (Portable Appliance Testing).
The award follows the industry recognised IET (IEE) Code of Practice published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. It provides a facility for individuals to develop and/or enhance their knowledge and skills so they can inspect electrical equipment which is ‘in-service’.
Who is this qualification for?
This qualification is for:
What does it cover?
The skills and knowledge required to carry out the in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
This Award has one unit which covers: statutory and non-statutory requirements, electrical units, equipment construction, inspection and testing theory, practical inspection and testing of equipment and completion of documentation.
How is the qualification delivered?
The qualification unit is typically Centre delivered though workshop practical, and classroom study.
Where does this qualification lead?
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