Safe Access, Egress, and Inspection of a Fixed Ladder

Under the work at height regulations 2005 every person in the chain leading up to and including the final user, has a duty of care to both themselves and others to know and understand the practical implications of working safety at height, how to inspect and maintain when using the fixed ladder for access or egress.

This course has been designed to teach those with the responsibility of inspection, access, egress and maintenance of a fixed ladder.
Industries that we train for this type of course vary from general maintenance, to off-shore, wind-turbine in fact anyone who has to use a fixed ladder as a means of access or a working platform.

Course Aims and Objectives

  • Successful candidates will gain an understanding of current relevant legislation, and best working practice on the use of a fixed hooped ladder
  • Be able to carry out a pre-use inspect and most importantly use the fixed hooped ladder, in line with current approved safety methods and manufacturer’s instructions

  • Course agenda
  • Ladder standards
  • Legislation
  • PPE requirements
  • Assess and determine when it’s appropriate to use a fixed hooped ladder
  • Safe access procedures, including use of personal protective equipment
  • Hazard and risk
  • Rescue provisions
  • Visually inspect and look for signs of damage before and after use
  • Maintenance and recording procedure
  • Duration:
    1 day.
    3 years, this course is accredited.
    We can deliver the Fixed Ladder training course at any one of our training locations in the UK.

    If you would like the hooped Fixed Ladder training course onsite, please contact us for more information.

    For a more detailed quote on cost, group bookings, individual open courses or fixed hooped ladder Train the Trainer training course, please contact us.
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