27/05/2016

Safe Use of Ladders and Step Ladders

Course Description:

The Safe Use of Ladders and Step Ladders course covers the following areas related to the safe use of ladders and step ladders:

  • Access equipment
  • Safe systems (risk assessments)
  • Carrying/holding
  • Securing a ladder
  • Safe use of ladders
  • Checklist for management
  • Advice to management
  • Advice to workers

Outcomes:

At the end of the training the delegates will be able to:

  • Relate to safety issues concerning the safe use of ladders
  • Raise awareness in the safe use of ladders
  • Understand the need to carry out a risk assessment

A short question paper will be completed to reflect the learning outcomes.