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Safe Use of Ladders Training

Safe Use of Ladders

Contour Training offer Safe Use of Ladders training accredited by NPORS. This half day course entails:


Classroom theory session covering

  • Work at Height Regulations (WAHR),  Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER), Health and Safety at Work Act 74 and other relevant legislation
  • Risk assessments and accident prevention
  • Hazard awareness and the most common causes of accidents
  • Selection of the appropriate PPE
  • Daily checks


Practical session covering

  • Selection of the correct stepladder or ladder
  • Inspection of the stepladder or ladder before use
  • Correct way to secure ladder before use
  • Correct method for climbing/ descending ladder
  • Storage of ladder or stepladder after use


Course Details:


Half day


Assessments per day:

10 max


Accrediting bodies: