Ladders & Stepladders – User & Inspection
About the course
This course is suitable for anyone who may need to use a stepladder in the workplace, or who may have to give guidance to another person on how to use a stepladder.
The aim of this course is to encourage the safe and correct use of stepladders and to train delegates to assess and undertake stepladder tasks in a safe manner in their work environment.
Duration (Theory & Assessment): 1 day
Trainer to Delegate Ratio: 1:6 (Practical)
Certificate Validity: 2 years
Cost: £129 + VAT
Entry Requirements: 18+ / medical declaration required / fluency in English required for safety reasons
By the end of this course, delegates should be able to:
- Identify the correct equipment for the work (ladder/stepladder or other suitable equipment).
- Demonstrate how to inspect the equipment for damage.
- Understand the legal requirements of using stepladders.
- Identify aspects of tasks that could increase the risk of causing injury.