Kidsafe NSW promotes child injury prevention and education in an effort to preserve and protect the lives of our children.

Training and Presentations

Click here for ACCREDITED playground inspection training provided by Kidsafe NSW.

Click here for course dates and registration.

If you would like to discuss “in-house” presentations for your organisation, contact Kidsafe NSW by email  or by phone (02) 9845 0899.

Note: Kidsafe NSW has a COVID 19 business plan in place to ensure safety of trainers and participants. In addition, a  training schedule is currently being developed for the remainder of 2020 so please revisit this page for updates. Course schedules will  also be published in Kidsafe and Playground News. 


The Kidsafe NSW Playground Advisory Unit (PAU) has developed a comprehensive schedule of presentations for various professionals, service providers and organisations.

Presentations allow service providers and industry representatives to network together and keep up-to-date on latest trends and issues; Australian Standards; and best practice developments in the playground industry. It also provides the skills and knowledge required to enable those responsible for the management and operation of playgrounds to carry out their responsibilities appropriately, efficiently and effectively.

Comprehensive Playground Inspection Refresher Course (non-accredited)

1 day

This course provides latest information on relevant Australian Standards and revises comprehensive inspection techniques.   

Suitable for anyone who has previous comprehensive inspection training. 

Safe and Creative Backyards for Family Day Care

2 hour presentation

Specifically for home based education and care settings, this presentation offers a basic understanding of the Australian Standards and Education and Care Services National Regulations 2011. The focus is on challenges, hazards, risk assessment, inspection routines and inexpensive play inclusions for small playspaces. This presentation is suitable for educators and child development officers of Family Day Care Schemes.

Safe Play Nature Play


Workshops and presentations are presented by the Kidsafe NSW Playground Advisory Unit  Project Officers  -  Comprehensive Playground Inspectors and Certificate IV Training and Education qualifications. 

Call the Playground Advisory Unit to make a booking on 02 9845 0893 or complete the online  " Expression of Interest" form.

To view the Regional Visits Calendar click here.

The Kidsafe NSW Playground Advisory Unit team are available to deliver short presentations for conferences and seminars. These presentations may be tailored for schools, local government, education and care services (including Family Day Care) and community groups etc. Topics include but are not limited to:

  • Playground safety
  • Risk management and risk benefit in the playground
  • Plants for playspaces
  • Labyrinths
  • Creative playspace design
  • Mobile and non-fixed equipment
  • Natural play environments
  • Art for play
  • Creative playspaces for schools