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Safe Use of Portable Ladders Training - For Users

Course Details

Course Overview

Line drawing of man carrying ladderThis course covers pre-use checks, setting up and safely using Ladders and Step Ladders.

If required, we can also add an additional 'hands-on' exercise covering risk assessment and ladder inspection using the Ladder Safety Document Set - this will add approximately 2 hours to the course.

Who Should Attend This Course?

Anyone who uses supervises or manages the use of ladders and step ladders in the workplace.

How Many Per Course

Maximum 10 people.

  • Legislation
  • Standards
  • Types of Ladder
  • Inspection of Ladders
  • Ladder Defects
  • Carrying and Positioning Ladders
  • Securing Ladders
  • Step Ladders
  • Maintenance and Storage
  • Accident Awareness
  • Practical Sessions (subject to availability of suitable equipment & space):
    1. Pre-use  Inspection
    2. Set-up, secure & climb
  • Theory test paper (pass/fail)
  • Review & close

A half day training course (typically 8.30am – 12.30pm).

Courses held at our training centres include free hot and cold drinks, and free parking.

You will need to bring suitable PPE including safety footwear, a hard hat, and a hi-visibility vest or coat. Warm clothing should also be brought in cold weather.

PLEASE NOTE: You may be refused entry onto the course practical if you do not have the appropriate PPE.

Successful candidates will receive a Kingfisher certificate of competence.

This course is run in English. Anyone attending this course must be able to read and understand safety notices, course literature, test questions and answers, verbal instructions and manufacturer’s technical literature.

They should also be reasonably fit and in good health, with no uncorrected issues likely to endanger or hinder themselves, or anyone else at the training venue.

Ladders and Steps Training - Safe Use of Portable Ladders - Users Course Dates

Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 08/03/24
Start Time:
8:00 (Induction 07.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 22/03/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 05/04/24
Start Time:
8:00 (Induction 07.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 19/04/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Tue 23/04/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.00
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 03/05/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 17/05/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 31/05/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Tue 11/06/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.00
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 14/06/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 21/06/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.00
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 28/06/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 12/07/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 26/07/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Wed 31/07/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.00
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 09/08/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 23/08/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Wed 28/08/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
16.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Wed 04/09/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.00
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 06/09/24
Start Time:
8:00 (Induction 07.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 20/09/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 04/10/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 18/10/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 01/11/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Fri 15/11/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
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Fri 29/11/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
Date Location Places Comments Price From  
Fri 13/12/24
Start Time:
08.00 (Induction 7.45)
End Time:
12.30
London/Essex 10 Please call to book - 0333 666 1881 £110.00 Call to book.
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