Ladders and stepladders are common tools that nobody is concerned about. Yet, they cause an incredible number of accidents, some of which are very serious.

This training will provide workers with the knowledge and working methods required to work safely on ladders or stepladders.

Target Audience

Any worker who is likely to use a ladder or a stepladder at work.


  • Differentiate between types of ladders
  • Choose the appropriate ladder for the work to be performed
  • Install a ladder
  • Inspect a ladder
  • Define the proper storage and maintenance of a ladder
  • Secure a work site

Course Content

  • Types of ladders
  • Fixed ladder safety systems
  • Height and angle requirements, weight capacity
  • Portable ladders
  • Dangerous conditions
  • Installation and rules of use
  • Inspection
  • Storage and maintenance

Pedagogical Approach

Training based on high-quality, realistic 3D simulations allows learners to clearly visualize risk situations and applicable solutions. Many interactions are included throughout the course to ensure the learners’ participation and understanding.


Exam requiring a mark of 85% to pass


30 minutes

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