EAL Advanced Award in the In-Service Inspection and Testing Of Electrical Equipment (PAT) (Adults)

Is the Course for me?

Electricians who have the necessary knowledge, skill and experience needed to avoid danger to themselves and others and want to qualify and be registered to carry out portable appliance testing.

What is involved?

Learn how to inspect and PAT test electrical appliances correctly in accordance with the latest IET Code of Practice (4th Edition). We have trained over 10,000 people throughout the UK on PAT Testing. We hold the full day PAT Tester Training Courses throughout the UK in London, Leeds, Manchester, Bristol and Birmingham.

We can also carry out the PAT tester training courses at your premises if you wish.


Successful completion of this course will provide the knowledge and proof of your competence to carry out electrical appliance testing and inspection.

Course Requirements

  • This course is for electricians or people with knowledge of electrical installations, appliances and the hazards of electricity who wish to carry out the inspection and testing of in-service electrical equipment.
  • Candidates should have an electrical qualification or working towards level 2 EAL or C&G.