Guarding and The Safe Use of Machinery Guidelines

WorkSafe's Best Practice Guideline provides a practical solution path for compliance responsibilities when it comes to machinery. However, the assumed competency for engineering and operational staff is problematic and could lead to poor outcomes. Let us provide you with the basic competency and understanding in an informative one day training session.

As ACC Thinksafe Workplace Safety Award winners and leading maintenance management practitioners, we know about successful health and safety and engineering management. and we apply our own experience in this inspiring training class.

Attendees are invited to work on their own workplace example during the training.

Attendee feedback:

“I now have the confidence and competence my role demands” TR, Auckland… “These guys have a marvelous way of demystifying the topic and passing their confidence to me” CL, Blenheim…. “I now understand how to deal with the topic, who I need to use and when to use them” CG, Christchurch.

Topics Covered

Responsibilities and duties - Identifying, assessing and controlling - machinery hazards and risks - Eliminating hazards at the Design Process - Guarding types and their selection - Intro to AS4024 - Further WorkSafe guidance - Safe systems of work.


None. Training resources include a copy per person of the Worksafe Safe Use Of Machinery BPG and our own Training Work Book.

Position Relevance

Anyone involved with machinery from management to engineers, tradesmen and operators, will benefit from understanding the machinery safety process works and their role.

Flyer and Cost

Cost pp $850+GST Bulk discounts and On Site sessions available. Click here to download flyer

Training Sessions

Venue City Date Time Book
LH Events Centre Wellington Oct 23 830-330 book
Manukau City Auckland Nov 6 9-4 book
Sudima Christchurch Nov 20 830-330 book
Novotel Rotorua Nov 11 830-330 book
Otago Museum Dunedin Dec 11 830-330 book
Manukau City Auckland Dec 18 9-4 book
Anywhere Anyplace Anydate   Enquire


For more information
on training sessions offered please contact Maintenance Transformations.

For more information please contact:
Maintenance Transformations Ltd, 1461 Clevedon-Kawakawa Road, RD 5, Papakura 2585, New Zealand
Ph: +64 9 2922919 - Fax: +64 9 2922913 - Mob: +64 27 41 44 260 - Email: