Weekday or Weekend Combined Level 3 Award in the In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT) 2377-77

City & Guilds 2377-77 PAT Testing Courses at The Builder Training Centre is a new qualification that includes both practical and theory elements and replaces the 2377-22/2377-32 qualifications. Ideally suited for anyone who has a basic understanding of the wiring of portable equipment, and is looking to carry out in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment within a commercial environment, including landlord or local authority rented properties, and/or those with responsibility for the maintenance of electrical equipment.

It is highly recommended that you attend our 2 day Electrical Foundation Course before attending this 2 day PAT Testing Qualification course if you do not have a basic understanding of the wiring of portable equipment.  For more details of our 2 day Electrical Foundation Course please click here

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The Builder Training Centre (The BTC) offers high quality structured In Service Inspection and Testing Courses (more commonly known as PAT Testing Courses). These can be attended as a 2 day weekday course or, for those that have commitments during the week, our popular weekend training courses. Our instructors are qualified, highly experienced, knowledgeable and enthusiastic Tradespersons, so students can take full advantage of all the tips of the trade, personal experiences and practical advice they offer. This short course is intensive, but no compromise is made on the course content.  The atmosphere is relaxed and enjoyable which creates a good learning environment.

This City & Guilds 2377-77 (previously 2377-22 & 2377-32) electrical course is ideal for people who carry out, or intend to carry out, in-service inspection and testing (PAT Testing) of electrical equipment within a commercial environment, including Landlord rented properties, to ensure all electrical equipment is tested and certified as being safe for continued use.  If you already work as an Electrician, this qualification will enable you to enhance your current service offering to a much wider audience within the electrical industry.

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 City & Guilds 2377-77 PAT Testing Course Content: 

To gain an understanding of the following:

  • Definitions used within the IET Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment.
  • Statutory and non-statutory requirements relevant to the management and maintenance of electrical equipment.
  • Electrical units of measurement associated with in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • Equipment construction classes and methods of protection within an electrical installation and how these relate to the provision of protection against electric shock.
  • Procedures for the in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.
  • How to carry out combined inspection and testing.
  • The information that needs to be recorded following in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

Preparation for an on-line open book multiple choice exam: 1 hour and 40 minutes (50 questions).  The pass mark is set at 80%.

Hands-on guidance in preparation for the following practical assessment:

Completion of 3 tasks:

Task 1: inspect and test an item of Class 1 equipment

Task 2: inspect and test an item of Class II equipment (Class II incorporating unearthed metal, Class II without unearthed metal or Class II (FE).

Task 3: Complete appropriate documentation.

50 minutes (open book)

If you are unsuccessful in any of the 3 tasks set above, you will be permitted one more attempt to complete the tasks that you were unsuccessful in.

Essential Book List

IET Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment, 5th Edition

ISBN-13: 978-1-78561-966-3

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The above book can be purchased from The Builder Training Centre.

Pre-requisites

You must be at least 18 years of age.

Although previous electrical installation knowledge is not essential for the In Service Inspection and Testing courses (PAT Testing), a basic understanding of the wiring of portable equipment and OHM’s Law will be required. Our Foundation Electrical Courses can greatly assist in gaining some electrical experience. For further information on our Foundation Electrical Courses click here

Which qualifications do they replace?

Level 3 Certificate in Management of Electrical Equipment Maintenance 2377-32

Level 3 Certificate for the Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment 2377-22

Testimonials

Please take time to view a selection of our testimonials from students that have attended the City & Guilds 2377 Portable Appliance Testing Course by clicking here 

We have facilities for men and women! You will find our prices are competitive, and include the use of tools and materials for your PAT Course whilst you are here, but for health and safety reasons you are required to have steel toe capped footwear to wear throughout the course. These can be purchased from our reception on your first morning for £20 if required.  You will also be required to bring in a non-programmable calculator.

PAT Testing 2377-77

Day Price Course Times
Weekday - 2 day (2377-77 combined) £385 8.30am - 5.00pm

Full payment is required to book a Combined PAT Testing 2377-77 Course.  

All prices include vat and registrations fees.

Book 2 day Electrical Foundation and 2 day PAT Testing combined 2377-77 Course: £630.00 

 Add PAT Testing combined 2377-77 to a multi course package:

4 day Foundation Electrical, Domestic Installers (inc C&G 2393 Building Regulations), C&G (2382-18) 18th Edition, PAT (2377-77)

 Total £1,675.00 (inc VAT). A saving of £55.00

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What opportunities are there on Completion?

These qualifications allow students to progress into employment or to the following City & Guilds qualifications:

C&G Level 3 Award in the Requirements Electrical Installations BS 7671 (2382-18)

C&G Level 2 Certificate in Fundamental Inspection, Testing & Initial Verification (2392-10)

C&G Level 3 Award in the Initial Verification and Certifications of Electrical Installations (2391-50)

C&G Level 3 Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2391-51)

C&G Level 3 Combined Initial and Periodic Inspection & Testing (2391-52)

Award in the Periodic Inspection, Testing and Certification of Electrical Installations (2625)

For information on our other Electrical Courses please click on the relevant links below:

For Electrical – Which Course? click here

For Foundation Electrical Courses click here

For 2 day Foundation Inspection and Testing course click here

For Domestic Installlers (inc C&G 2393 Building Regulations) course click here

For Building Regulations 2393-10 course click here

For 18th Edition 2382-18 course click here

For Inspection and Testing 2392-10 course click here

For Initial Verification 2391-50 course click here

For Periodic Inspection & Testing  2391-51 course click here

For C&G Combined 2391-52 Inspection and Testing course click here

For EAL Combined 2625 Inspection and Testing course click here

For 2 day Advanced Inspection and Testing Course click here

For 2391 /2625 Practical Pre-Assessment Course click here

For Design of Electrical Installations 2396 course click here

You are welcome to visit The Builder Training Centre at any time during opening hours (8.00 am until 5.30 pm) either during the week or at weekends to see our facilities first hand. No appointment is required and you will be made very welcome. Why not come and meet our electrical instructors and speak to our electrical students and see for yourself what you can achieve from each course?

We are confident that you will like what you see and will want to learn electrics with The Builder Training Centre.

Why not give Matt, Elaine, Sally or Andy a call, who will be more than happy to assist, on 0208 649 9340

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All our electrical courses are held at our electrical training centre in Surrey, Greater London