Tara Cameron is now  a Canadian Certified Playground Inspector

Tara Cameron is now a Canadian Certified Playground Inspector

Tara Cameron is now a Canadian Certified Playground Inspector

November 22, 2018

Our Digital Marketing Manager, Tara Cameron, is now a Canadian Certified Playground Inspector by the Canadian Parks and Recreation Association and Canadian Playground Safety Institute. 

If your organization does not have a certified inspector on staff or are in need of a "3rd Party" inspection of your play structures, give us a call at 905-634-3110 x 3122.

The Canadian Parks and Recreation Association (CPRA) offers the CPRA Canadian Certified¬†Playground Inspector Certification program to individuals who successfully complete the Theory and Practical training courses through the Canadian Playground Safety Institute (CPSI).¬† The program helps individuals understand CAN/CSA Z614 “Children’s Playspaces and Equipment” and to learn how to conduct a hands-on inspection / audit of their playspace.

Certified Inspectors:

  • understand the CAN/CSA Z614 Standards
  • identify hazards and equipment not in compliance with CSA Standards
  • understand inspection requirements and process
  • manage risk and reduce liability
  • take into consideration factors that affect playground safety beyond the CSA Standards
  • evaluate existing play structures for compliance with the CSA standards
  • complete a written inspection report
  • provide recommendations for upgrading equipment to comply with the CSA standards with the understanding of safety and cost implications
  • identify and implement an effective inspection and maintenance program