Project Skills Solutions are NICEIC approved electrical contractors and can carry out all your Electrical testing – Fixed Wire testing – 5 Year Periodic inspection – EICR report requirements. Our engineers will carry out electrical testing on Commercial, Domestic and Social Housing contracts throughout the southeast of England including London.
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Fixed Wire Testing Services with Electrical Safety Certificate
After an electrical installation is constructed, commissioned and put into service it must be maintained to keep it in a safe condition. Our engineers will carry out the required tests and inspection of electrical circuits and systems that distribute electricity around a building. It covers all hard wiring in a building, whether it is a commercial, industrial, retail, entertainment, educational premises, domestic rental property and Social housing mutual exchanges.
All electrical circuits in a building that are fixed, such as lighting, electrical socket outlets, air conditioning and other fixed plant require regular inspection testing as they can deteriorate over time. On completion you will be provided with a condition report (EICR) which is valid for 1 – 5 years (dependant on business type see below) that will indicate if the installation is in a satisfactory condition for continued service. It will also identify any nonconformity’s found during the testing which we will advise cost to repair while on site where possible or provide a Free Remedial works quote.
As a guideline the recommended electrical test & inspection frequencies are:-
- 5 year electrical test commercial properties such as shops, offices, hospitals,
- 3 year electrical test Industrial premises
- 1 year electrical test Places subject to an entertainment license, Public Swimming pools, caravan parks
- Landlord electrical test change of tenancy.
- Domestic change of occupancy / 10 years.
Electrical Safety Certificate & 5 Year Electrical Testing
If you have an electrical testing requirement we can quote based on the number of circuits to be tested from as little as £14 per circuit (min charge applies) including the issue of the condition report (EICR).
Note to carry out this testing correctly it takes time, so if you get a cheaper quote that seems too good to be true – it probably is. All of our work is guaranteed and audited by NIC EIC inspectors all remedial works will be quoted and carried out while our engineer is onsite if required.
We specialise in Social housing electrical services providing electrical testing and certification for mutual exchanges which can also be incorporated into our electrical maintenance planned and reactive contracts, electrical installation and electrical repairs for clients wishing to outsource their electrical works.
Emergency lighting testing and maintenance services
We provide Emergency Lighting Maintenance and testing on a schedule to suit your business, including monthly and yearly testing. We will assess the locations of your lighting to ensure they’re in the best possible position in the event of an incident, as well as checking it is in full working order. We also test all the essential components such as switches, batteries, luminaries and control equipment.
A test for the full rated duration of the emergency lights (e.g. 3 hours) must be carried out. The emergency lights must still be working at the end of this test.The results will be recorded and, if failures are detected, these must be remedied as soon as possible.We will provide a quote for any remedial works. Call us with the number of lights and type and we will quote to carry out these tests.
Portable Appliance Testing (PAT testing) services
Portable appliance testing or PAT Testing is the process of checking electrical appliances for safety through a series of visual inspections and electronic tests. Our engineers will attend your premises and carry out a visual inspection of the appliance, its plug and lead. For Class 1 equipment they will also inject test voltages into the cable and appliance to ensure their integrity. All appliances will be labelled as tested and you will be given a full set of test results for each appliance tested and a full list of any failed items with an explanation of their failure. We can also carry out microwave emission testing in conjunction with this service.