This ladder safety course from Vivid Learning Systems is a vital training course for any employee who uses ladders. Ladders can be extremely dangerous if used incorrectly. If you or your employees use ladders, this is a great course to help provide safety tips and prevent unnecessary costs and injuries associated with ladder dangers.
This module will help define the important definitions and terminologies that surround ladder work, and use these terms to explain the dangers with ladders. The course is up to date with OSHA regulations, and you will learn the requirements imposed by governing agencies after you take the course.
Upon completion of the course you should be able to understand common hazards with ladder use, use fall prevention techniques and be able to check the ladder before and after use to ensure safe practices.
The learner will identify common terms associated with work on ladders, recognize the hazards inherent with ladder work, and incorporate general safe practices to reduce or eliminate these hazards. The learner will also recognize the fall protection requirements associated with ladder work, and when, as well as how, to inspect ladders.