Ladder Safety

Ladder Safety

Online Training Course

What is Ladder Safety?

Ladders, though commonly used around the home and workplace, present a number of hazards that many workers aren’t aware of. Due to the widespread use of ladders, it’s important for everyone to understand their associated hazards and risks as this is the first step in preventing incidents.

This Ladder Safety Training course is designed to teach workers safe ladder practices and strategies for preventing ladder-related injuries.

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Course Overview

Course Overview

This course offers a hands-on introduction to using ladders safely (step, extension, and fixed ladders). The course focuses on the responsibilities of the employee when using a ladder, including inspection before use, ladder setup, and safe work practices. Concepts are illustrated with case studies and other examples, and learning is assessed with course quizzes and an exam.

The goal of this course is to raise awareness of ladder safety for use both at home and at work. It is suitable for a range of workplaces, including manufacturing, government, utilities, and offices. Although this e-course does not address issues specific to the construction industry, such as scaffolding, it might be applicable in those settings.

In this online Ladder Safety Training course, the following topics are covered:

    ✔ How To Choose The Right Ladder For The Job

    ✔ Transportation, Setup, Use, Storage, And Maintenance Of Portable Ladders

    ✔ Ladder-Related Hazards

    ✔ Types Of Ladders And Their Uses

    ✔ Components Of Different Ladder Types

    ✔ Ladder Inspections And Defects

The completion time of this course is about 1 hour, which include practical exercises and testing. The passing score is 80%, and participants earn a certificate that can be downloaded. Virtual proctoring may be available for an additional fee.

Full-size and wallet-size completion certificates are provided after the successful completion of this course.

Universally Compatible

This Ground Disturbance online course was created using standards that will allow playback on most internet capable devices with standard web browsing capabilities including Apple’s iTouch, iPad, and iPhone, as well as most other smart phones and tablets including those with Android and Windows operating systems.

Ground Disturbance Level 201


Average Completion Time

The average completion time is 45 minutes. Individual times will vary depending how long is spent on each module.


Knowledge Assessment

Testing is included to reinforce the training. You are allowed three attempts to achieve a passing mark of 80% or greater.


Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this course, a certificate will be safely stored on your account and is available to download & print.

How We Help

At BIS, we take great pride in how we can positively impact others on a global scale. We create engaging online safety modules to ensure the safety of our customers and clients, and tailor the modules to fit our clients' needs. Keeping each other safe is a critical responsibility that makes a large impact on the organizations that we work with. We take pride in our ability to cultivate a positive, safe and healthy work environment.

What We Do

Our organization is committed to fostering a culture of inclusivity and innovation, and we stand by our core values: Compassion, Humility, and Integrity. We believe that a positive and supportive work environment is essential for the success of our business and the well-being of our employees. Compassion and Inclusivity is at the core of our culture. We strive to create an environment where everyone feels valued, respected, and supported. Collaboration is another key element of our culture. We believe that working together as a team, leads to better outcomes and a more fulfilling work experience. We encourage open communication, active listening, and constructive feedback, and we support our employees in sharing ideas and taking ownership of their work. Finally, we embrace innovation as a driving force behind our success.

At BIS, our culture is centered around our commitment to client satisfaction, employee empowerment, and collaborative innovation. We strive to create an environment where everyone can contribute their unique superpowers and perspectives.

Who We Are

We are a growing technology company based out of Sherwood Park, Alberta. We provide a
compliance and learning management software for the Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) professional Our software, BIStrainer, is a cloud-based application which includes tens of thousands of training courses for any user, we can build and modify courses to meet the needs of any field user and we have a state-of-the-art program to help our clients organize their training information and needs.

Our Company was established in 2006 and we now have over 1 million active users and over 1,000 company clients and partners who rely on BIStrainer for their health and safety programs.