• Age group19+
  • Duration2 day
  • Awarding bodyCity & Guilds


The City & Guilds 2377-77 portable appliance testing course is for people undertaking practical inspection and testing of electrical equipment. You will learn how to test portable electrical appliances with the code of practice for in-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment.

In-service inspection and testing of electrical equipment is aimed at anyone who is involved in the inspection and testing or portable electrical equipment whether they are electricians, designated individuals requiring training to carry out the PAT testing for their employers, or individuals looking to add a qualification to their portfolio.

Course Information

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For more information call Course Information on
01642 333333 or email courseinfo@mbro.ac.uk.

Modules offered may vary.

Modules include:

  • Electrical Construction of Equipment
  • Inspection
  • Combined Inspection and Testing
  • Recording
  • Equipment

Various dates

Entry requirements

You must have basic electrical knowledge.

You will be through on-line multiple choice test and a short practical test.


Please note, this course is a full cost course and therefore there is no fee remission available to any student.

Please enquire by the clicking the ‘enquire now button’ at the top of this website page or contact Course Information on (01642) 333333 or e-mail CourseInformation@mbro.ac.uk.

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Additional Information

Learning Support

We understand that students may require a little extra help during their studies, which is why our learning support team are on hand to help learners with a learning difficulty or support need achieve their full potential.

Financial Support

Whatever your age or level of study, we offer a comprehensive financial support service and bursary scheme to help you through your time at Middlesbrough College. From childcare assistance to travel packages, we pride ourselves on giving expert advice and support.

Travel Information

We are situated in a fantastic location, just a stone’s throw from Middlesbrough town centre. Eligible students can also benefit from free travel.