Ladders and Steps Course

Delegates will be competent to:

This course trains and assesses an instructor to understand the delivery of the IPAF training programme and assesses knowledge on machines and the ability to convey information to candidates.

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Who will benefit from this Ladders and Steps Course?

Those whose duty is to use, inspect and maintain ladders & stepladders in their workplace

Course Duration

4 hours

Training Activity

  • Slide led – trainer providing information and asking questions
  • A group exercise on inspections & hazard analysis
  • An individual questionnaire on using and inspection of Ladders & Stepladders

Assessment Process

There are assessment activities:

  1. Multiple Choice Questions
  2. Ladder / Stepladders fault finding
  3. Carrying, positioning ladders & stepladders


Closed book course with a pass mark of 80%

PPE (Personal Protective Equipment Required

Suitable head / footwear and gloves during the practical session

Ladder Association – Ladders and Stepladders Combined User & Inspection Course Content


Maximum of 8 delegates per course