CLEAPSS electrical inspection and testing (PAT testing) RA633 / C01

Start date
28 Apr 20
1 Day
Whalley Range 11-18 High School, Wilbraham Road, Whalley Range, Manchester M16 8GW View on Google Map


Designed for staff who will be undertaking the function of carrying out inspection and testing of portable electrical equipment in schools and colleges. Although the technical content of the course has been kept as straightforward as possible, a basic understanding of electricity and electric circuits is assumed.


During the course, the following items will normally be covered:

  • an introduction to electrical safety and the Electricity at Work regulations
  • what the regulations say and what they don't say
  • the object of the tests
  • the importance of the visual inspection

In order to fulfil the visual inspection the following will also be covered:

  • mains plugs
  • cables
  • fuses
  • using a portable appliance tester and recording the results


CLEAPSS electrical inspection and testing (PAT testing)28 April 202009:30-15:30Whalley Range 11-18 High School


The course fee relates to CLEAPSS members, an additional charge may be applicable for non members.

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Fee-paying school or college (independent)Activity fee£140.00 +VAT
State-funded school or collegeActivity fee£140.00 +VAT

Additional information

For courses at the National STEM Learning Centre in York, fees include meals and accommodation for the duration of the course. 


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