Portable Appliance Testing Equipment

PAT Testing Kent


Portable Appliance Testing – South East are specialists in the field of Portable Appliance Testing and provide a fast, reliable and professional service at great prices to companies, educational institutions, landlords, hotels and all other types of organisations.
Electrical safety testing should be made available to everyone, and we understand that the two major factors in this are cost and the worry of being charged for hidden extras such as call out charges and bills for additional labour.
There are no hidden extras, just the cost per item tested, day, night or weekends at your convienience.

All PAT-SE operatives have undergone NAPIT endorsed training, and are fully certificated by Portable Appliance Safety Services Ltd.

What does a PAT test consist of ?


We start with a visual inspection checking for:
Damaged flexes, Damaged plugs and equipment (overheating, burn marks, discolouration) Correctly wired plugs, Correctly rated fuse.
Then a series of tests (depending on the class of equipment), they include:
Earth continuity testing / Insulation resistance / Polarity test / Earth leakage test.

What types of appliances need testing ?


Basically, any type of equipment, which is powered by electrical power and has to be plugged in to an electrical socket.

Movable Equipment, Hand-held Appliances, Stationary Equipment or Appliances,
Fixed Equipment/Appliances, Information Technology Equipment
(IT Business Equipment), Extension Leads, IEC Leads.
We test Hairdressers, Café’s, Factories, Packing Stations, Discos, Sound & Light Equipment, Pubs, Clubs, Schools, Nursing Homes, Takeaways, Shops, Garden Centres, Offices, Theatres, Band Equipment, Hotels, Gyms Etc.

In fact, if you use anything that plugs in to an electricity supply, within your business, we test it. Contact us today to find out more.