Accreditations

  ConstructionLine allows us as a company to upload all business based documents into one centrally controlled database. They check all of your H&S documents, accounts, environmental policies and verify references supplied by clients. Once this is completed they put your company into a pre-qualification process that allows buyers to view everything and know they are dealing with a company that is fit-to-supply the service needed.

Important Institutions to our industry

  The Institution of Engineering and Technology has lots of useful information for your companies responsible person - http://www.theiet.org - Winchester PAT Testing use The IET as a resource as recommended by the HSE, they have published books on the Code of Practice for In-service Inspection and Testing of Electrical Equipment (4th Edition). This book is used on the training courses that the City and Guilds run and is the go to book for any questions or information needed by both suppliers and consumers.
 
     
  There are many so called training courses for portable appliance testing however there is only 1 officially recognised qualification for portable appliance testing which is accredited by the City and Guilds. These courses are ran at registered training centres or colleges and usually combine both theory and practical training followed by a test. Winchester PAT Testing use this course as a standard for our service technicians, proof of qualifications can be sent on request.
     
  One stop website for all the health and safety information you could need for your business. The HSE has detailed information on all Health and Safety at Work acts, as well statistics from accidents that occur in the UK each year due to electrical shock. This for any responsible person/business owner should be all you need to read to justify the small annual expense of keeping an up to date portable appliance testing maintenance schedule. 

Testimonials

Thanks for the prompt and satisfactory service

Adrian Bowles - MD

Please can you pass on our thanks to your technicians for today and for the very quick and efficient service they gave us. They were very friendly and were no trouble at all.

Jules Halket - Finance Director

You have been very reliable and I think your service is brilliant

James Osbourne

Our Aims

Winchester PAT Testing hope very soon to gain acceptance onto the ISO 9001:2008 compliance certification scheme. This will enable any customer thinking of using our Portable Appliance Testing service to see that we are serious about our business and supplying services that meet standards. 

We are also applying to become members of the Safe Contractor scheme, we currently undertake PAT testing in many schools and nursing homes where vulnerable people are at risk. This scheme ensures that Winchester PAT Testing are taking every reasonable precaution to make sure no one is put at risk from the work they do or the employees they use to carry out the work.