City and Guilds 2377-22/32 (Combined Management, Inspection & Testing) is the benchmark qualification for anyone who intends to carry out the instrument testing of electrical equipment, also known as Portable Appliance Testing. The Electricity at Work Regulations 1989 state “as may be necessary to prevent danger, all systems shall be maintained so as to prevent, so far as is reasonably practicable, such danger”.
Who Will Benefit?
Individuals who are involved in carrying out the management of equipment assets, and the scheduling of testing of electrical equipment and is also physically carrying out the tests on electrical equipment using correct PAT testing equipment.
- Electrical Safety in the workplace and elsewhere - The role of Regulations and the responsibilities of the duty holder - Insulation and earthing of appliances and equipment - Classification of appliances - Preliminary Inspection, pre test precautions - Using a Portable Appliance Tester - Required tests - Optional tests - labeling of assets and bar coding - Maintaining the asset register - Reporting and recording results - Implementing an electrical test programme - Practical Assessment of delegates
All candidates are assessed via the two multiple choice 30 and 45 question examination – City and Guilds 2377 22/32 is an “Open Book” examination and is carried out using the computer based City and Guilds e-volve system – all candidates are given their results at the end of the examination. There is also a separate practical assessment in the use of portable appliance testers.
The course either has new dates in data loading, or is only run as a dedicated or In Company course.