Who the course is aimed at:
The course is suitable for employees of all levels, including full-time and part-time workers, managers and supervisors who are required to use ladders or step ladders as part of their job role. The course is designed as an introduction to ladder safety and so no prerequisites are needed.
What does the course cover:
Introduction to ladder safety
Using a ladder safely
Understand the legislation relating to using ladders at work and working at height
Know how to undertake a risk assessment of the work activity
Understand the best practice for using a ladder safely and learn the importance of pre-use inspections, maintenance, safe storage and safe handling
Have knowledge of responsibilities in relation to Work at Height Regulations.