Alan Lingley - Senior Inspector

Areas of Expertise

Indoor Soft Play Areas
Outdoor Play Areas


RPII Registered Annual Outdoor Inspector                                                                                                                    RPII Indoor Soft Play Inspector                                                                                                                                      RPII Routine & Operational Level Trainer & Examiner 


Training of Routine & Operational Inspectors


Alan Lingley has been closely involved with the Play Inspection Company since its formation, and has also worked as a Play equipment sales agent whilst building his knowledge of children's play.

Prior to this Alan worked for 10 years as a lithographic printer, completing a four year apprenticeship and obtaining a City and Guilds certificate. It was here that Alan developed his keen eye for detail, and triggered his interest in Health and Safety having been the department representative for this covering over 100 people.

Alan qualified as an RPII Annual inspector of Indoor Fully Enclosed Play Equipment in 2007 and is a qualified Annual Inspector of Children's Outdoor Playgrounds since 2009. Alan is also currently working towards his Nebosh certificate in Health and Safety.

Hobbies / Interests

Alan is a devoted family man, with two young daughters. In his spare time he is a keen athlete, recently completing his first half marathon as well as being an enthusiastic participant in country sports.

If you would like to speak with Alan then please call us on the Head Office telephone number at the top of this page or post an enquiry through the Contact page.

News & Events

Jon Dalton appointed Managing Director of the Play Inspection Company

The Play Inspection Company are pleased to announce the appointment of Jon Dalton as Managing Director with immediate effect. Keith Dalton has immensely enjoyed his 30-year career within the play industry and will now step aside to become Chairman & CEO.

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Parents fury as councils close playgrounds

Councils have been accused of heavy-handed approach to lockdown measures by closing playgrounds...

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RPII Routine Inspector Course - October 2020

The Play Inspection Company will be running a Routine Inspectors one day Training Course at our Head Office in Poole, Dorset on the Thursday 22nd October 2020

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