Ladder Safety

For individuals and businesses working with ladders on a regular basis.

3 hours
£245+VAT (up to 8 delegates)

Please contact 0161 359 3405 for dates.

Course Overview

Course Topics

  • Work at Height Regulations (2005) and their implications
  • Ladder classification
  • Reasons why people fall from ladders
  • Ladder terminology
  • Safety checks
  • Positioning of ladders
  • Leaning ladders
  • Step ladders
  • Erecting a leaning ladder
  • Footing Bracing ascending and descending
  • Safe use of all types of ladders
  • Standard tests
  • Security and storage of ladders 


This workshop covers:

  • Work at Height Regulations (2005) and their implications
  • Ladder classification
  • Ladder terminology
  • Safety checks
  • Positioning of ladders
  • Leaning ladders
  • Step ladders
  • Erecting a leaning ladder
  • Footing bracing ascending and descending
  • Safe use of all types of ladders
  • Standard tests
  • Security and storage of ladders