PLAYGROUND INSPECTION TRAINING

Kidsafe QLD playground consulting and inspection services.

All play spaces, playgrounds, play equipment, trampolines and indoor playgrounds must meet the Australian Standards for Playgrounds AS/NZS 4486. Kidsafe Qld offers playground inspection services or can train your staff to conduct the inspections for you.

All playgrounds or play spaces requiring ongoing inspections including daily/weekly visual inspections, monthly operational inspections or in accordance with Australian Standards for Playgrounds (AS/NZS 4486), an annual comprehensive inspection which should be carried out by a qualified professional.

Visual (Routine) Inspection Course

In accordance with Australian Standard AHCPGD206 (Conduct visual inspection of park facilities), all play equipment should be regularly inspected to identify visual hazards and potential risks.

This nationally recognised training course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to conduct routine (daily to weekly) inspections of play space equipment and is recommended for:

  • Professional development for teachers
  • Training for child care workers
  • Training for council or community workers

Operational Inspection Course

In accordance with Australian Standard AHCPGD206 (Conduct visual inspection of park facilities), all play equipment should be regularly inspected to identify visual hazards and potential risks.

This nationally recognized training course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to conduct operational (monthly to quarterly) inspection of park and recreational facilities to identify hazards, existing and potential risks, non-conformities with Australian Standards, workplace health and safety requirements and is recommended for:

  • Maintenance staff at schools or play facilities
  • Safety officers
  • Professional development for equipment installers