Step Ladder and Ladder Safety 2018-05-11T12:37:18+00:00

Step Ladder and Ladder Safety

2 Hour Course

Get your staff up to speed with how to use a ladder or step ladder safely in just two hours, complete with a practical element using their usual work equipment.

Course Aim

It is a legal requirement to train all staff who use ladders. This course covers the fundamental elements of safe ladder use, from making sure ladders are kept in good condition to pitching and climbing them correctly.

Course Content Includes

  • Common hazards
  • How to check your equipment
  • Where not to position ladders
  • What is a safe ladder angle?
  • Securing methods
  • Practical using own equipment

Course Costs

This course is designed as a group training session for up to 10 people. We can hold it at your premises, or another suitably sized meeting room available to you, for a cost of £395+VAT.

Please be aware that, as well as the training room, we will need access to a larger inside or outside area (depending on the weather) containing the ladders and stepladders that are used by your staff for the practical training.

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Our Experience


Bob Swanton is registered as a Fire Risk Assessor (Life Safety Stream) with the Institution of Fire Engineers.

Our Fire Marshall/Fire Warden courses are Recognised Training Courses of the Institute of Fire Engineers.