Important Update for FastTest:

FastTest updates now available

PLEASE NOTE: If you are using Windows 7, 8 or 10 you will need to turn off User Account Control before applying the update. For instructions on how to do this click here.

FastTest 2018

Amtech FastTest (2018) Patch 4

  • 2018.0.4

FastTest 2018 is available for Premier Care customers only. Please contact sales on 01908608833 to renew if your Premier Care has expired

You should only apply this update after you have installed Amtech 2018

TO PREVENT LOSS OF DATA PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT ALL FASTTEST MOBILE DATA & CHECKED OUT CERTIFICATES ARE TRANSFERRED TO THE DESKTOP/SERVER DATABASE BEFORE DOWNLOADING THIS UPDATE.

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Included in this release are changes to desktop and cloud services :

  • Emergency Lighting Certificate and ELIT update - now including additional fields to the Facilities field to align with BS 5266-1
  • Domestic Fire Certificate update - the domestic fire certificate user interface and Reports have been amended to align with BS 5839-6:2019
  • Fire Certificate update - the fire certificate user interface has been amended to align with the latest fire regulation

Please note this important information about enhancements applied to your fire certificates: all existing Master Fire Certificates will still print the previous regulation year version of the Fire Certificate that was compliant when it was created. To update the regulation year you must create a draft Fire Certificate, then Master the Fire Certificate to apply the updated fire regulation as outlined above. 

  • Improved the Amtech Standard (AS) Domestic Electrical Installation Certificate - clarifying changes have been made to identify if RCD and AFDD Test Button Operation is N/A.
  • Improved the Wiring Code to several certificates - the Wiring Code Table for Cables has been enhanced to align with BS 7671: 18th Edition, for the following certificates:
    • AS-EICR
    • BS-EICR
    • AS-EI
    • BS-EI
  • Security protocol improved to SQL database - further improvements have been made to the security protocol control for the SQL to make them even more secure that previously

More information can be found in the release notes.

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IMPORTANT: To prevent certificate data loss please ensure that all FastTest & GasCert Mobile/desktop certificates are transferred to the desktop version of FastTest & GasCert BEFORE downloading and installing either the desktop or mobile updates.

If you need help with your download, please call our friendly support team on 0800 138 5660