Ladder Safety Awareness Training Course

Course Aim:

Health Safety SurveyThis is a half day course designed to equip learners with the necessary information & knowledge to carry out their duties while working on a ladder.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course, learners will;

  • Understand the importance of safety while working at height
  • Be aware of the legislation surrounding working at height
  • Identify the three stages of working at height risk assessment
  • Be aware of the safe positioning, storage & usage of a ladder

Course Programme:

  • Health & Safety Legislation as it applies to the use of ladders/working at height
  • Duties of Employers & Employees as per the Safety, Health & Welfare at Work Act 2005
  • Risk Assessment – Avoid, Prevent & Minimise
  • Accident reporting & prevention
  • Working at Heights Regulations 2006
  • Personal Protective Equipment
  • Pre-use inspection of ladders

Training Methods:

Classroom based power-point presentation with learners going through the work at height risk assessment process.

Who Should Attend?

Those staff who work at heights using ladders as part of their normal daily duties.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 12 learners
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Certificate of Attendance will be issued to all learners who attend this course.
  • Price on application. We can also offer group discounts.