RedVector RVCT-806

Ladder Safety

Ladder Safety

0.48 hr. Online Course

Level: Intermediate

Item#: RVCT-806

SME: Convergence Training

Ladders are tools commonly used to gain access to higher levels that are otherwise unreachable. When maintained properly and used according to safety guidelines, they are a simple and effective tool. However, each year thousands of workers are either injured or killed in ladder related accidents. This course describes different types of ladders, as well as ladder construction, ladder selection, height requirements, weight capacity, hazardous conditions, inspections, ladder setup, safe practices when using ladders, storage, and maintenance.
Course Objectives
•State the general construction of ladders •Differentiate between the different types of ladders •Select a ladder appropriate for accessing a work area •Set up a correct ladder height and pitch •Identify equipment damage and proper ladder functionality •Define proper ladder storage and maintenance •Identify safe ladder setup locations on a worksite
SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT: Convergence Training
With over a decade of experience designing advanced 3D animated courseware and developing our proprietary learning management software, we pride ourselves by having developed over 1,000 safety and operations training modules which have helped train over 250,000 workers worldwide. Our highly experienced team is dedicated to providing the industry with a simple and high-quality means of training their workforce. Whether the team consists of 25 people or an enterprise with thousands, we're here to help.