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SERVICE 306: Ladder Safety

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the definitions and terms associated with ladder work.
  • Recognize common hazards associated with using ladders in the workplace.
  • Identify the general requirements for using ladders safely on the job.
  • Identify fall prevention requirements for working with ladders.
  • Recognize how to inspect ladders before and after use.


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.