Ladder Safety Awareness

Falls from height account for a significant number of workplace injuries and unnecessary deaths every year across a wide range of work at height activities. This course covers legislation from the Work at Height Regulations. It provides staff with the general safety awareness needed for safe selection, inspection of ladders and stepladders for occasional use, or when using regularly.

What are the course contents?


  • Standards
  • Types of ladder
  • Inspection of ladders
  • Ladder defects
  • Carrying and positioning ladders
  • Securing ladders
  • Maintenance and storage
  • Accident awareness
  • Alternatives to ladders
  • Practical Session

Remember, at Shepherds Health & Safety Ltd we teach our students to be competent and capable when using this type of access equipment.

Course Duration for a maximum of 12 people over ½ day can be booked directly via the online booking form below. The following courses for 1-3 operators can be booked directly via the online booking form below. Your post code address, where the training will be held, should be either NR, IP, CO, CB or PE. If your Post Code is outside of these areas, please contact the office to discuss your requirements further. (All Prices quoted Include VAT at Current Rate);

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