Ladder Training Course Level 1 & 2

This is a comprehensive course which has been designed to provide delegates with the correct training of the methods to stabilise and access a leaning ladder maintaining 3 points of contact at all times.

Course Aims and Objectives

  • Legislation and Regulations affecting work at height
  • Product standards and classifications for ladders
  • Understand the correct usage of associated PPE
  • Demonstrate the correct method for securing a leaning ladder

You will be able to identify:

  • Assess and determine when it's appropriate to use ladders
  • Correctly locate and safely use ladders
  • Visually inspect ladders for damage before and after use
  • Hazards and risk affecting the use of ladders

Course Content

  • Appreciation of the requirements of UK legislation
  • Identify the hazards and risks when working from ladders
  • Understand the method of correct fitting, usage and inspection of fall protection equipment specified for this course
  • Visually inspect ladders for damage before and after use
  • Secure leaning ladders
  • Access procedure for portable ladders
  • Demonstrate a safe working technique
  • Manual handling techniques when lifting ladders
  • Storage methods
  • Practical demonstration of equipment by course candidate
1 day.
3 years, this course is accredited through CPD.
By the end of the training course delegates will have learned the skills necessary to maintain a safe working practice when using ladders.
Learning style
Both theoretical and practical based and includes multi-media presentations that demonstrate the need for safety in the use of ladders. The training is fully interactive with delegates after tuition, encouraged to demonstrate their awareness of safety.
We can provide this Ladder training course throughout the UK at a venue or location of your choice.
For more information on cost, group bookings, open courses or our ladder level one and two Train the Trainer training course, please contact us.
We aim to beat any equivalent quote.

Level 1 and 2 Safety Kits

Apple Group Training and Consultancy specialise in all types of PPE that are suitable for this type of training.

For Level 1 Working at Height Safety Kit, click here.

For Level 2 Working at Height Safety Kit, click here.


For more information on training or PPE, please contact us.