Introduction to Playground equipment and outdoor fitness standards (EN1176 & EN 16630)

Online via ZOOM ︱ 4 hours in 2 Days ︱ $350

Course Details

Course Code:PE 020-005-2406

Date & Time:17 & 18 June 2024 (Mon & Tue)︱15:00 - 17:00 (HKT)

Format:Online via ZOOM

Fee:HKD $350

Target audience:

  • Professionals who develop, manage or maintain the playground facilities in park, schools, hotels, campsites or residential complexes 
  • Park Managers or Officers of Government Departments
  • Facilities Managers
  • Maintenance Work Manager / Officers 
  • Playground Owners 
  • Playground Equipment Suppliers / Installers 
  • Architects / Landscape Architects
  • Designers 
  • Supervisors of Parks, Leisure and Recreation Facilities 
  • Risk or Safety Managers

Certification : e-Certification of Attendance issued by RoSPA and Anne Marden Playright Academy


This webinar aims to raise awareness about the significance of adhering to the EN1176 European safety standard and EN16630 safety of outdoor fitness equipment when designing, constructing, or maintaining playgrounds. By attending, you will gain valuable insights into safety of these two types of equipment, learn from expert from David Yearley, Chief Executive / Head of Play Safety at RoSPA and discover real-world examples of the positive impact of adhering the safety standards.  Creating safe play environments for children is one of our baby-step to creating a playful city, and this webinar is a step forward that goal. 


Candidates who attend this course will be able to :

Understand the relevant playground safety standards in EN1176 & EN16630 


  • History of British and European Standards

  • Interpretation of the EN1176 standard 
  • Specifies requirements for designing and constructing playground equipment 
  • Ensures the safety of children using playground equipment 
  • Addresses the installation and maintenance of playground equipment

  • Interpretation of the EN16630 Standard 
  • Focuses on safety requirements and test methods for installed outdoor fitness equipment

  • Case Sharing


Trainer :
Mr. David Yearley

Chief Executive / Head of Play Safety at RoSPA Playsafety  
Register of Play Inspectors International (RPII) - Chairman  
British Standards Institution (BSI) committee Member

David is a visionary leader in the field of play safety, serving as the Chief Executive and Head of Play Safety at RoSPA Playsafety. As the Chairman of the Register of Play Inspectors International (RPII), he is dedicated to upholding the highest standards of professional playground inspection. As a qualified examiner at the RPII, endorsed by the Health & Safety Executive, he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the field. David's passion for safety extends to providing training for safety inspectors and offering educational opportunities through RoSPA, making a lasting impact on the industry.

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