Category: Test and Tag

PAT Tester Review: The Aussie Made TRISAN Portable Appliance Testers PAT Tester Review

PAT Tester Review: The Aussie Made TRISAN Portable Appliance Testers

The importance of regular safety checks and testing of plugs and corded portable electrical appliances. Often called testing and tagging or test and tag. The Australian Standard and official name is AS/NZS3760-2010 – In-service safety inspection and testing of electrical equipment, this standard is also a guide on the process and the frequency of testing. […]

A detailed guide to applying for Restricted Electrical Permit restricted Electrical Permit

A detailed guide to applying for Restricted Electrical Permit

In this post, we’re going to go through the steps required to apply for a Restricted Electrical Permit in Queensland in 2019. This guide also includes: A detailed explanation of Form 21 Steps for getting your permit approved So if you need an electrical permit, you’ll love this new guide. Let’s dive right in.   […]

How to get a Restricted Electrical Licence with no Call of Trade !

How to get a Restricted Electrical Licence with no Call of Trade !

In Queensland you are required to have an electrical licence for any electrical licence. We are often asked can I get a restricted electrical licence if I do not have any trade, but have experience or could demonstrate experience. The simple answer is Yes !, prior to July 2018 the Electrical Safety Office required you […]

Why do we Test and Tag? test and tag

Why do we Test and Tag?

Information surrounding test and tag requirements can be found in AS/NZS 3760:2010, however in this article we talk about the requirements for test and tag. The regulations outline that appliances located within a hostile environment must be inspected, tested and tagged by a competent person along with issuing a record. Items not located within a hostile […]

Importance of Electrical Inspection & Testing

Importance of Electrical Inspection & Testing

When it comes to dealing with gas and electricity, it is important to make sure your appliances are checked by a competent or licenced person regularly. For those moments when you want to do it yourself, there is a conduct in-service safety testing course/test and tag training in Brisbane available that will teach you how […]

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