Steps to becoming a Registered Play Inspector of Inflatables.

To be eligible you will already have a good working knowledge of the design, manufacture, materials used, operating procedures, maintenance and inspection of bouncy castles and inflatable play equipment.

In addition, it is very important that you have a good working knowledge of the standard BS EN 14960 for inflatable play equipment.

You should also have a full understanding and capability to apply risk assessment to inflatable play equipment.

It is also vital that you have a good understanding of how children of various age groups use inflatable play equipment.

To apply to be a registered play inspector of inflatables, please visit: and also

Article posted by the BIHA on 2nd June 2008.