AS/NZS 4024.1 Machine Safety Training - 1 Day

Course Information

Spend a day in an AS/NZS 4024.1 Machine Safety seminar alongside others from industries similar to yourself and hosted by a specialist in Machine Safety and the relevant standards.

Learn about the revisions to AS/NZS 4024.1 (19 parts), two newly added parts as well as withdrawn parts.

  • We cover the new application guide and highlight the mandatory requirements within and the importance of the interrelationship between the AS/NZS 4024 series.

  • Learn about fault exclusion, good design principles to minimise attempts to defeat, safety distance calculation for presence sensing safety devices, the European vs Australian/ New Zealand standards hierarchy, how Performance Levels verses Categories affect your machine safety design decisions and much more.


  • The legal requirements 
  • Australian/New Zealand and European machine safety standards changes and cross reference
  • European Machine Directive: what does it mean? How does it influence our machine safety standards? 
  • Identifying the risk and hazards 

10.30am - 10.45am

  • Morning Tea


  • Risk assessment process 
  • Hierarchy of machine guarding 
  • Safety interlock requirements  and installation (tongue, guard locking and non-contact) 
  • E-stop requirements 

12.15pm - 1.00pm

  • Lunch


  • Light Curtains ,Safety Laser Scanner requirements, installation and safety distance calculations 
  • Series connected switches and fault masking considerations
  • Performance Level safety principles 

3.15pm - 3.30pm

  • Afternoon Tea


  • Functional Safety design and identifying safety functions 
  • Example of Functional Safety design
  • Open questions and discussion    

Please note: This agenda may be subject to change
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