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Ladder & Stepladder Inspection

Ladder & Stepladder Inspection courses

Course Description

Course Title: Ladder & Stepladder Inspection course

​Cost: £75.00 + VAT per person

Duration: Half Day  Minimum of 4 hours

Start Time: 12 Noon 

Who will benefit from this course:
Those whose duty is to inspect and maintain ladders & stepladders in their workplace
Learning Objectives

Delegates will be competent to:
  • Assess and determine when it’s appropriate to inspect a ladder or stepladder
  • Record finding & recommend action to be taken if faults are found
  • Accurately record details of ladders & stepladders

They will have an understanding of:
  • What they need to know about the law and standards relating to ladders & stepladder
  • Storage & handling of ladders & stepladder
  • Method The course is planned to run over a minimum or 4 hours

Training Activity:
Slide led – trainer providing information and asking questions
A group exercise on inspections & hazard analysis
An individual questionnaire on inspection of Ladders & Stepladders

Assessment Process:
There are assessment activities:
  1. Multiple Choice Questions
  2. Ladder / Stepladders fault finding
  3. Carrying, positioning ladders & stepladders

Closed book course with a pass mark of 80%

Suitable head / footwear and gloves during the practical session

Course Content:
Current Legislation, Code of Practice, Regulations and Guidance affecting work at height

Trainer /delegate ratio: Maximum of 1:8

Venue Requirements:
A suitable classroom and practical area to accommodate 8 delegates for the theory and assessment sessions
Supporting Documents Ladder Association summary notes for each delegate

Ladder Association certificate and LadderCard will be issued to successful delegates who complete the theory and practical assessment sessions at the level they attend the course. This has a five year validity period

Literacy, fitness & Health:
Delegates must be numerate, literate and have a good command of English. They should be fit and capable of lifting, carrying and manoeuvring ladders and stepladders during the inspection process

Qualifications & experience: Must hold a valid Ladder Association Users certificate and LadderCard to attend this course

Course Dates

November 2020

Skyward Training Ltd Unit 29 Bates Road Harold Wood Essex , RM3 0JH 25 Nov 1 Day 2 Book Now