Course Objectives
To enable delegates to:
  • Understand the legislation governing ladders and steps
  • Inspect ladders and steps
  • Select the correct ladders or steps for the appropriate job
  • Identify faults and defects in ladders and steps
Who is it designed for

Any person(s) who is required to use or supervise the use of ladders.

Course Content
  • Legislation
  • Risk assessment
  • Ladder defect
  • Types of ladders and steps
  • Safe use of ladders and steps
  • Inspection
  • Maintenance and storage


Training Method

Classroom based sessions.

This course can be delivered on client’s premises, depending on facilities and delegate numbers.

Duration – 1/2 day