Course Overview

Glasgow based PAT testing course from City & Guilds

Our Glasgow based PAT testing course gives candidates a comprehensive training schedule and a recognised City and Guilds qualification (2377-77) in In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (PAT Testing).

This course is open to absolutely anyone with an interest in PAT testing. You do not need to be a qualified electrician to become a PAT tester.

For more information on the course or to get answers to any of your questions please give us a call directly on 01642 987978 and we’ll be happy to help.

Course Details

Course Details

Focusing both on PAT testing theory and practical testing of appliances, this two day course gives candidates the knowledge and skill to carry out PAT testing.

It’s an ideal course for absolutely anyone ranging from those who want to open their own PAT testing business to professionals who want to carry out testing themselves in the workplace.

Upon course completion candidates will be fully certified to perform testing safely and fully in line with the Electricity at Work regulations.

What’s included in the price?

  • Lunches and refreshments
  • City & Guilds exam fees
  • Course materials (excluding IEE Code of Practice)
  • £20 off a PAT Tester or kit at


Candidates will perform a mock exam, individual practical assessments and a 1 hour 45 minute, open-book PAT testing exam.


Upon completion of the course, all candidates will receive a PASS certificate of attendance. Those who successfully pass the practical assessment and online exam will also receive a City and Guilds In-Service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (2377-77) certificate).


A two-day course, our PAT training starts in Glasgow at 9AM and finishes at 5PM each day.


PASS Ltd/Cuthbertson Laird Group
Parkburn Court
Parkburn Industrial Estate

Course Suitability

Course Suitability

The 2377-77 course is suitable for absolutely anyone who wants to carry out PAT testing either as a career or as part of workplace maintenance. It is not necessary to have an electrical background to take this course, but an understanding of electricity is an advantage, as is an understanding of Ohm’s Law.

Basic maths skills are also required for this course.


There are no formal requirements for attending this course. However, a knowledge of electricity would be beneficial.

Essential Readings

Essential Readings

Learners are required to be familiar with and bring to the course a copy of the IET Code of Practice (5th Edition).

Please Note for the Examination: It is a City & Guilds rule that no digital devices are allowed in an exam room. Only original hard copies of the IET Code of Practice are allowed.

Available Courses

25 Jul Hamilton (Glasgow) £295.00
20 Aug Hamilton (Glasgow) £295.00
26 Sep Hamilton (Glasgow) £295.00
14 Nov Hamilton (Glasgow) £295.00
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