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Ladder Safety

Course description

Anyone having to supervise or use any type of ladder when in a working environment.  The course will be presented using overhead projector presentation and appropriate videos to emphasise points on safety.

Aim and objectives of the course

The aim of the course has been designed for any new entrants to the building and construction industry or other persons seeking to obtain an initial or a better appreciation of the safe use of ladders.

Course content

  • Legislation
  • Types of ladders and their uses.
  • Ladder erection.
  • Assessing use and risks.
  • Ladder attachments
  • PPE

Course assessment

The delegates performance will be assessed by their response to verbal questions throughout the course and their performance in the end test.

  • Information

    Duration: 4 hours

    Cost: £35

    Size: 5 – 15

    Notes: CITB grants will be available to member companies.

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