Ladder Safety

Online Ladder Safety Training


Quantity Discounts

1 - 4 $29.95/unit
5 - 9 $26.95/unit
10 - 24 $23.95/unit
25 - 49 $20.95/unit
50 - 99 $17.95/unit
100+ $14.95/unit
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This Online Ladder Safety Training will guide you through all aspects of Ladders including: hazard identification, ladder types, set up, PPE, Maintenance, storage & handling, and inspection.

Upon completion of this course, learners will be better prepared to use any type of ladder, set up and inspect ladders, and know the appropriate safety procedures for use.  Students will also be trained on what to do proactively to eliminate potential risks in the workplace and how to properly follow all safety procedures. Upon completion of the final exam, students will be issued a printable certificate as proof of training. A plastic wallet card may also be ordered.

After completion of this course, you should be able to understand:

  • How to identify potential hazards while using a ladder
  • How to select the proper ladder for the job at hand
  • How to do a proper ladder inspection prior to each use
  • How to protect yourself while using a ladder
  • How to properly set up and use each type of ladder
  • How to identify the proper PPE requirements with each ladder type
  • How to properly maintain, store, and transport ladder

*This certificate is valid for 3 years. Individuals or employers may use their best judgment to set their own expiration period.

Average Duration: 1 Hour
Printable Certificate Upon Completion
Plastic Proof Of Training Card Available
Unlimited Exam Attempts
Accepted Across Canada
Valid for 3 Years*
Self-Paced. Available 24/7
Live Student Support
Permanent Record of Training
User Management Tools Available

Course Outline

1. Hazard Identification

Lesson 1 covers the most common hazards seen while using a ladder, from sliding and stability issues to electrocution, as well as how to avoid these hazards.

2. Selecting Ladders

Lesson 2 shows you the different types of ladders, how the ladder rating system works, and the proper situation to use each style.

3. Inspecting Ladders

Lesson 3 gives you the proper system for general ladder inspection, as well as individual information on each type of ladder and proper disposal of damaged equipment.

4. Setting Up Ladders

Lesson 4 teaches you to take all aspects of your environment into consideration and how to properly set up each ladder style wherever needed.

5. Safely Using Ladders

Lesson 5 will show you how to safely use each style of ladder indoors or outdoors in any environment, and how to tell when each style should be used.

6. Fall Protection Equipment for Ladders

Lesson 6 overviews the proper PPE to use with each ladder style. From Footwear to climbing harnesses, you will know how to set yourself up for safe ladder use.

7. Maintenance & Handling Ladders

Lesson 7 provides you with the knowledge and skills needed to properly maintain any type of ladder, and how to properly store and transport ladders safely.

Bulk Discounts. Free Tools.

Depending on how many training credits you purchase, you may receive a discount. Once purchased, training credits may be used to assign training to users in your account or held for future use.

In addition to the training that you purchase, you will also have access to a number of free training management tools. These tools allow you to add and manage users in your account, distribute training courses, view training progress, print certificates, view records of training, and create customized certification reports to ensure your users are always in compliance.

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Additional Services

We can create custom solutions that improve results, save time, relieve your budget and keep your people safe. In addition to our training programs, we also provide Consulting Services, Train The Trainer Solutions, Course Authoring, and Integration services.

Consulting Services

It is our mandate to develop plans and programs that meet the unique needs and environments where staff carry out their work on a daily basis, creating customized programs that deal with risks specifically for each situation.

Our consulting services include OHS Auditing, Safety Policy Development, Procedure Writing, Training Needs Analysis, Safety Inspections, Job Safety & Hazard Analysis, Emergency Response Planning, and Fall Prevention & Detection.

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Train the Trainer

Customize and control the learning experience of your staff or customers with our Train the Trainer offerings and enjoy the peace of mind that comes with our lifetime complimentary update service.

These packages educate new trainers on how to deliver in-person training to adult learners. Packages include Instructor Certification courses, expanded reference manuals, ready to customize classroom presentations, exam templates, certificates, and participant guides for students.

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Program Authoring

Deliver original content courses to your staff to address the unique hazards associated with your workplace.

Our team of industry leading instructional designers and subject matter experts are able to develop defensible, effective, and efficient training programs that you can deliver as elearning content, self-learning course books, reference materials for classroom teaching, or as an app that integrates with existing frameworks. Training programs can be something that is built from scratch, or modified using pre-existing course materials from our library or your own.