Ladder Safety

Ladders are used regularly by many of us, whether it’s frequently as part of our day-to-day job, or on the odd occasion where we need to reach something from a height. Either way, falls from height count for a significant number of injuries each year and it’s vital you are trained correctly on the use of ladders and step ladders. This online training course is a brilliant way to improve knowledge on how to safely use different types of ladder.

ProCompliance has developed this eLearning course in line with relevant guidance and best practices and seek our content from trusted resources so you can be confident that the content you deliver to your staff is accurate, up to date, and most importantly, compliant!

Try for free today

Please enable JavaScript in your browser to complete this form.
Full Name






question test


Test retakes



People who purchased this course also purchased:
Noise Awareness
Hand Arm Vibration
Manual Handling
Interested in a bundle of courses to save money?
Speak to us on the phone: 01344 957 700

Free resources for this course:

Learning outcomes

Target audience

The target audience for this course is anyone who may use a ladder in their job role.

Learning Path

This section covers selecting the correct ladder (material of the ladder, size and weight), and the checks you should do before use. Also covering the potential dangers with not taking these steps.

Time: Approximately 9 minutes

This section covers how to safely use a ladder. Common misuses that happen such as overstretching, correct positioning and not having 3 points of contact. 

Time: Approximately 7 minutes

In this section we look at the responsibilities of the employer and the employee when it comes to processes and procedures to make the workplace safe, such as maintenance.

Time: Approximately 6 minutes

After completing your course: