Wheeled Sports Inspection and Maintenance

This course is aimed at those who are responsible for the inspection and maintenance of wheeled sports facilities (which include BMX, skateboarding, and inline skating features). It can also be tailored to accommodate facility designers and manufacturers with different levels of experience. (BMX dirt tracks are not included).

A RoSPA Certificate of Training will be given to all participants who complete the course. It is a one day course and is held on clients' premises.

This course is aimed at those who are responsible for the inspection and maintenance of wheeled sports facilities (which include BMX, skateboarding, and inline skating features). It can also be tailored to accommodate facility designers and manufacturers with different levels of experience. (BMX dirt tracks are not included).

A RoSPA Certificate of Training will be given to all participants who complete the course. It is a one day course and is held on clients' premises.

Due to the practical aspects of this course and possible inclement weather, please wear appropriate clothing.

Discounts are available for RoSPA Members.

Syllabus

  • Child/ Young person development
  • The Importance of Play/ Recreation
  • Accidents, their type, frequency and severity
  • Legislation, the appropriate Acts of Parliament and how they may affect the operator and directly the inspector.
  • BS PAS 35 and relevant sections of EN1176
  • Outline of pr EN14974, where it differs from PAS 35
  • Documentation, reporting and importance of record keeping
  • A logical and systematic approach to inspecting
  • Risk assessment of wheeled sports areas including skateboarding, inline skating and BMX
  • Inspection of approaches to wheeled sports areas including signs & road barriers
  • Inspection of the nearby wheeled sports surroundings, i.e. shrubbery and gates
  • Inspection of the active wheeled sports area within the fenced surround such as seats, litter bins, vegetation, lighting, and non-play items
  • Inspection of specific wheeled sports equipment or features including surfacing
  • Common faults on popular items
  • Practical onsite inspection
Location Duration Price Dates
In-company 1 Day Call for prices Call for dates

Courses on Clients Premises

The provision of a room is required with suitable blackout to enable a PowerPoint presentation to be shown. Access to a wheeled sports facility is required for the practical element of this course and it is the client's responsibility to provide the necessary transportation to and from the sites

Pleaste note:

Attendees must be in good health and physically able to climb and thoroughly inspect equipment onsite. Due to the practical aspects of this course and possible inclement weather, please wear appropriate clothing.

All prices are subject to VAT.

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Playsafety Ltd *
+44 (0)1793 317470
info@rospaplaysafety.co.uk
Unit 78, Shrivenham Hundred Business Park, Watchfield, Swindon, SN6 8TY
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* RoSPA’s activities in the area of play safety are carried out under an exclusive licence arrangement by an independent and highly experienced specialist company, “Playsafety Ltd” which trades under such licence as “RoSPA Play Safety”.