Steps, Ladder & Roof Ladder Courses

Steps , Ladder and Roof Ladder Training Courses

The training courses below are accredited to the CPD standards  and the Confederation of Aerial Industries 

AGT (Apple Group Training) have been providing training for the ladder industry for many years.

We are specialists in ladder safety and supplies of personal protection ladder safety equipment.

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Why Take These Courses?

Falls from height are one of the biggest causes of workplace fatalities and injuries.

Latest figures for 2020/21 show that there were 35 fatal accidents that resulted in falls from height.

The purpose of the training courses as listed is to provide the information, training, and knowledge to protect employees when working at height and reduce the risk of injury or death by providing the correct type of training to the highest standard.

The Work at Height Regulations 2005 (WAHR) state that you must make sure any work at height activity is carefully planned, supervised, and carried out by competent people.

If you require ladder, roof ladder training from ground to ridge then click on the top image to the right.

If you require ladder training from ground to gutter level click on the middle image to the right.

If you require just step ladders with standard use of a portable leaning ladder then click on the lower image to the right.

If you require fixed ladder training click on the image below.

Ladder training

Fixed Ladder Training

AGT (Apple Group Training) can provide this training onsite at a location of your choice.

The fixed ladder training course has been developed by Richard Appleyard our senior consultant who has many years of experience training delegates to safely access, work position and egress maintaining three points of contact using a system that has a proven track record to reduce the risk of a fall when using a fixed ladder in the workplace.



Training Courses

Steps and Ladder Training

This course is for those who use step ladders, universal ladders, general ladders in the workplace. The course is a mix of theory and practical with delegate participation.

Ladder Training (Ground to Gutter)

This course is for those who use ladders as part of their daily routine and have a requirement to have two hands free to complete the task.

The training will introduce delegates on how to access a secure ladder using fall protection equipment.

Ladder Roof Ladder Training (Ground to Ridge)

This training course has been developed for industries whose employees who use ladder and roof ladders with a requirement to use personal fall protection equipment.

Fixed Ladders (Hooped Ladders)

This course is for those who climb fixed ladders to complete a variety of tasks in a general working environment. In addition to this course delegates will also be shown how to adapt using fall protection equipment.

Steps and Ladder Inspection

AGT (Apple Group provide the training courses listed above to all industries that have a requirement to use ladders of all types in a working environment.


These courses are accredited through Apple Group Training CPD (Continuous Professional Development) 

Delegates successfully completing these training courses will receive a certificate which may be used as evidence of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) within your industry.

Course Location

AGT (Apple Group Training locations) are based around the UK.

This training course can also be held at anyone of our partner training centres in the UK.

If this is not suitable then we can come to you, we provide training nationwide.

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Meet The Expert

Richard Appleyard is a health and safety consultant with more than 20 years’ experience training companies and organisations across a wide range of industries.

Our trainers deliver easy-to-understand, enjoyable, engaging, and comprehensive training at the highest level, specialising in working at height courses.

Why Choose Apple Group?

Accredited Courses
These courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service and developed by highly qualified health and safety professionals in accordance with HSE standards.

Experienced Trainers
We have over 20 years’ experience providing training and consultancy to a wide range of industries across the UK including construction, manufacturing and education.

Tailored to You
Our courses can be tailored to your unique training requirements, whatever the size or shape of your company.

Train At Any Location
Whether at one of our training centres or on-site at your own premises, you choose the training location that’s best for you.

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Contact Us

For more information about the courses content or if you require a more detailed quote on costs, group bookings, train the trainer courses, please contact us.

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    Additional Resources

    Working at height: a brief guide


    Working on Roofs