THE AIM OF THE SAFE USE OF LADDERS & STEP LADDERS TRAINING COURSE:
This course will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to take all necessary steps to carry out and use safety ladders and step ladders above and below ground.
THE COURSE OBJECTIVE:
On completion of the Safe Use Of Ladders & Step Ladders Training Course candidates will be able to carry out risk assessment prior to selection of equipment and use the appropriate system available for the task in hand.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND:
All personnel required to use ladders and / or step ladders during working hours.
Candidates do not require any previous experience but must be able to certify that they are physically fit and have no medical conditions that might prevent them from attending this course. Delegates should be able to write and speak in English. Safety equipment will be supplied by your trainer.
Candidates will participate in theory lessons and practical demonstrations / exercises, all of which are highlighted by the use of Video Presentations covering.
- Current legislation
- Selection of appropriate system
- Risk assessment
- Selection of equipment
- Ladder/step ladder: inspection of equipment
- Safe use of equipment
- Removal and manual handling of equipment
- Storage of equipment
- Theory assessment
- Practical assessment
Card & Certificate of Competence, valid for 3 years before renewal.
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