The tallest tool in your tool box. Ladders bring portability and flexibility to any job that extends above the ground. But if not used correctly, ladders can be dangerous. This online training program will present how to select the right ladder for the job, how to inspect a ladder for damage, how to set up a ladder properly and finally how to climb and work on a ladder safely. The program includes information on step ladders, extension ladders and articulated or multi-purpose ladders.
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A basic overview of the importance of ladder safety, and what will be learned as individuals go through the course.
2. The Right Ladder
In this section we discover questions you should ask when choosing the right ladder as well as the different types and ratings of ladders.
3. Inspecting Ladders
Many falls from ladders are caused by faulty equipment. Spending time inspecting your ladder could prevent an injury.
4. Setting Up and Climbing
Although it may seem straight forward, there are a few guidelines you need to know on how to properly set up and climb a ladder.
5. Working On Ladders
This lesson covers guidelines on how you should work on ladders safely. Everything from how to handle tools to low hanging items.
6. Ladder Safety Video
This is a quick video that covers the important points of the entire course. This is no substitute for the actual training materials.