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Machinery Directive incorporating CE marking


The aim of the course is to enable delegates to develop a detailed understanding of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC and the requirements in relation to CE marking.

What you can expect

By the end of the course, the delegates will:

  • Gain the know how to determine which machinery falls under the scope of the Machinery Directive and what is subject to CE Marking legislation
  • Be aware of the responsibilities of machine manufacturers, operators, importers and designers with regards to CE Marking
  • Have a clear understanding of the CE Marking process and the associated technical requirements to ensure compliance
  • Be informed about some of the other directives application to CE Marking of machinery and their requirements, i.e.;  Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC), Low Voltage (LVD), Pressure Equipment (PED) and Atmosphere Explosives (ATEX)


This training on the Machinery Directive incorporating CE marking will provide a detailed review of the requirements of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC and explains in detail the process required to CE Mark a machine.

Topics include:

  • Scope and requirements of the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC
  • Essential health and safety requirements
  • Harmonised standards under the Machinery Directive 2006/42/EC
  • Other European legislation related to machinery
  • The process and procedures for CE marking of machinery
  • Responsibilities in the machinery life cycle
  • Administration and documentation requirements, such as Declarations of Conformity, Technical Construction File (TCF) and the CE plate

Target Group

Technical Personnel responsible for ensuring machinery compliance including:

  • Design engineering managers
  • Design engineers
  • Safety officers and specialists involved in workplace evaluation of machinery
  • Production manager or person responsible for production equipment
  • Those responsible for upgrades and maintenance of plant and machinery
  • Machinery Purchasers
  • Technical purchasers

In-house Training

Order numbers GB999708
Duration 1 Day 9.00 - 17.00
Maximum number of delegates 10
Price £300 per person per day plus VAT
Further informations A minimum charge of 5 delegates is required, plus travel expenses and VAT. The price per person is as above.
Training Form
Dates and Application
On request

Pilz Automation Ltd
Pilz House, Little Colliers Field
Corby, Northants, NN18 8TJ
United Kingdom

Telephone: +44 1536 460766
E-Mail: sales@pilz.co.uk

Training at Pilz UK

Telephone: +44 1536 460766
E-Mail: training@pilz.co.uk