1 Day PAT Training Course

Our PAT Training Courses are delivered on-line, on-site at your location or you can attend one of our scheduled courses in Dublin, Cork or Galway. The course takes 1 day to complete and they are conducted by one of our highly qualified training instructors with many years of experience in their field.

This PAT Training course has been approved by Engineers Ireland and it will give you a very good overview of what PAT testing is, the legal requirements relating to PAT testing, various tests involved and the appropriate equipment to use. Our course is very competitively priced at €350 per person or we can arrange a group rate for our on-site courses.

For further information or to arrange your 1 Day PAT Training Course, email us or call us on 057 866 2162.


31st July 2024
DublinMaldron HotelNewlands Cross
€350Full Day Course
22nd August 2024
GalwayClayton Hotel
€350Full Day Course
5th September 2024
CorkRadisson Hotel
€350Full Day Course
19th September 2024
€350Full Day Course

Learning Objective:

On completion of this 1 Day PAT Training Course you will have a very good understanding of:

  • The legal requirements for Portable Appliance Testing to comply with all current Health & Safety legislation.
  • The electrical risks involved and what is involved in carrying out the practical inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • The administrative responsibilities for the maintenance of electrical equipment.

Course Overview:

Our PAT Training Course syllabus is comprehensive and includes the following topics:

  • What is PAT Testing?
  • Code of Practice
  • Why Test?
  • Legislation – an overview of Statutory Instrument 299 of 2007 and its requirements of employers and organisations Competency
  • Who can carry out PAT Testing?
  • What is a competent person?
  • Duty of Care
  • Initial Safety Checks
  • Equipment Classification
  • Good Housekeeping & Visual Inspections
  • Earth Bond Test
  • Insulation Test
  • Functional Test
  • Polarity Test (leads)

Assessment & Certification:

On passing a theory & practical exam you will be issued with PAT Training Certification. Our PAT Training Courses are a Registered Training Provider awarded by Engineers Ireland for 2024.

Who Should Attend:

Any personnel required to undertake a practical inspection and testing of electrical equipment. This includes electricians, engineers, Health & Safety officers and those responsible for safety in their workplace or safety for their clients. There are specific legal requirements for employers to test all the portable electrical equipment in the workplace.

Trainer’s Profile:

Our trainers have over 10 years’ experience in the PAT Testing industry and are recognised as experts in Ireland in this field. Qualifications

  • FETAC Level 6 – Train the Trainer
  • City & Guilds Level 3 – Inspection &Testing of Electrical Equipment
  • Irish Institute of Training and Development

ISO 9001ISO 45001ISO 45001AchillesWEE Ireland
NSAI Quality Management ISO 9001:2015NSAI Occupational Health and Safety Management ISO 45001:2018NSAI In monitoring of the Measurement Management System within the calibration lab Registered Training ProviderAchilles Level 3 Supplier  WEEE Ireland Cert Number POW400  

For further information or to arrange your 1 Day PAT Training Course
email us at training@powerpoint.ie or call us on 057 866 2162.
We would be delighted to help with any queries you might have.