Safety and quality, testing and certification
TÜV SÜD enjoys an excellent international reputation as an expert consulting, testing and certification body for amusement rides and leisure parks. Our team of experts with experience in the fields of mechanical, structural and electrical engineering as well as welding technology, interact closely with each other, and this ensures that we offer comprehensive proficiency in all technical disciplines.
Furthermore, we offer two different certifications to ensure and showcase the top-level quality of your leisure parks: Fit for kids certification and green amusement park certification.
The certification shows that your theme park is child-friendly, suited to family needs and really safe. "Fit for Kids" gives parents a reassuring, good feeling.
Safety organisation, cleanliness as well as age recommendations for the offering, child friendly catering, accessibility, qualification of the personnel or the service quality in general. These are the criteria for a park, certified "Fit for Kids" by TÜV SÜD.
Increasingly spectacular amusement rides, more and more complex technologies – the amusement industry is constantly engaged in a battle of superlatives. However, the negative side-effects are rising energy consumption, landuse and emissions. To stay competitive in times of high energy costs, increasingly scarce resources and growing environmental awareness, amusement park owners need to address the subject of sustainability.
To support amusement park owners in facing this challenge, TÜV SÜD has developed the "Green Amusement Park" certificate. "Green Amusement Park" certification is a landmark instrument for cost-efficient assessment, improvement and documentation of the sustainability of your amusement park. Certification focuses on the buildings and amusement rides and their technical equipment together with various ecological factors, paying special attention to the following aspects: