The Safe Operation and Use of Ladders

SOUL-4004.02.0029

90%

10%

16 minutes

2013

COURSE INFORMATION

Every worker needs to know how to properly use their tools, especially Ladders. Regardless of whether you work in an office or on a construction site, a ladder is most likely on the premises. This course guides the viewer through the proper selection and use of many different types of ladders, including: step ladders, `A` ladders, extension ladders, straight ladders and platform ladders. Topics also include load capacities, stabilizing a ladder, understanding the three points of contact, and inspecting a ladder to ensure it is in good working order.