Use of Steps and Ladders Training
Training for the safe use of steps and ladders.
What will you learn?
There are 1,400 serious workplace accidents involving ladders and step ladders every year in the UK. This course gives candidate as understanding of the hazards and measures required to control the risks associated with the use of this equipment.
Who should attend?
Anyone who uses, supervises or manages the use of ladders and step ladders in the workplace.
The course programme
■ Types of ladder
■ Inspection of ladders
■ Ladder defects
■ Carrying and positioning ladders
■ Securing ladders
■ Steps and trestles
■ Maintenance and storage
■ Accident awareness
■ Alternatives to ladders
Successful candidates will be able to safely use steps and ladders. This course, developed through a training partnership with Hire Station, can be delivered in training venues throughout the UK.