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1 Day Portable Appliance (PAT) Testing

Landlords have a duty to ensure electrics are safe and in full working order at the start of a tenancy and PAT testing is a recommended way to maintain your equipment in a safe and compliant manner. Dependant on licensing and insurance conditions of the property, PAT testing may or may not be mandatory.

This 1 day course comprises of the law, code of practice, practical training, theory and practical examinations that will enable you able to PAT test your own equipment.

Course Content

  • The Law and The Code of Practice for In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment
  • Protective Equipment
  • Equipment and their construction
  • Practical User Checks
  • Inspection and Testing - Formal Visual and Combined
  • Test Equipment and how to use them
  • Theory and Practical Examinations


This interactive course using industry standard equipment is designed to educate landlords and managing agents on the different legislation and regulations surrounding Portable Appliance Equipment. This will give them an in-depth understanding of the steps they must take to correctly maintain their equipment safely in the property that they supply. Understanding of the relevant regulations including the Health and Safety at Work etc. Act 1974 and necessary industry documents will be achieved.

The course is suitable for

  • This course is essential for all landlords whether they rent property as single dwellings, HMOs or blocks.
  • All managing and letting agents
  • Block managers
  • No prior knowledge necessary
RLA Member
from £144.00
Non Member
from £180.00
Date Time Location  
6th February 2019
09:30 - 16:30 Oldham Book Now
22nd October 2019
10:00 - 16:30 London Book Now

Continuous Professional Development

Remember that Continuous Professional Development points (CPD) apply to RLA courses. You can also get CPD points for being a member of the Residential Landlords Association.

What else can apply to my CPD?

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Residential Landlords Association Accreditation Scheme

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This course is worth 4 basic CPD points with the Residential Landlords Association Accreditation Scheme

RLAAS is a national scheme who aim to encourage, acknowledge and actively promote good standards and management practice by owners and to assist owners and tenants to undertake their respective responsibilities to each other.

RLAAS is open to all landlords who operate in the private sector, and accreditation is FREE. Members of RLAAS also receive a discount when enroling for a course operated by the Residential Landlord's Association.

To find out more, and what RLAAS means to landlords and tenants across the country, visit the RLAAS website.

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