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Electrical Appliance Inspection and Testing

Is a specifically designed course, to enable individuals to undertake Portable Electrical Appliance inspection and testing for offices, laboratories or similar environments.

Any person nominated by the School/Department to undertake Portable Electrical Appliance inspection and safety testing.

PLEASE NOTE: We do not offer courses to non-Bangor University staff.

Who should participate?

Anyone who aims to hold the role of College / Department / School Portable appliance tester and undertake inspection and testing.

The aim of the workshop

Provide information and knowledge to enable participants to undertake essential safety inspections of portable electrical equipment and to competently use hand held direct-reading electrical safety testers.


• Background and the law
• Visual inspections
• Using the tester
• Practical assessment
• Record keeping


3-4 hours (dependent on number of participants)

Learning Methods

Delivery is through presentation, demonstration and practical activities.

Course Dates

To organise a course for your College / Department or to attend a course please contact us on 3847 or email us at