Online Ladder Awareness (VTQ) Certification

Learn to Use a Ladder Correctly

CPD Certified Provider of Training Excellence Online Training Approved by Skills for Care

Ladder Awareness (VTQ) at a Glance

  • 3-year nationally recognised certificate
  • 26 minutes of engaging video training
  • Video access for 8 months
  • Printable wall certificate
  • Certified CPD time credit conformation
  • SCORM Ready! Integrates with your LMS
  • Includes manual & other downloads
  • Free weekly video refresher
  • Evidence Based Training certificate
  • Videos include subtitles
£19.95 + VAT

The use of ladders and step ladders have to be carried out correctly otherwise injury can occur.  By completing basic awareness training employees understand when to use and not use ladders and how to do so correctly.

  • Any employee of at any level

This course comes with 2.0 hours of CPD, although the time to complete the course online may be less than this. Total course time includes 26 minutes of video training as well as knowledge reviews, final test, remedial help and reviewing downloaded material.

The content of this and all our courses has been independently certified as conforming to universally accepted Continuous Professional Development (CPD) guidelines and come with a Certified CPD Statement as well as a ProTrainings Certificate and for online courses an Evidence Based Learning statement.

For full details of the online course please visit the online ladder awareness training site.

  • Course introduction
  • What is working at height?
  • Legislation overview
  • Risk assessments
  • Ladders and Step Ladders
  • Ladder fixings
  • Step ladders
  • Inspecting a step ladder
  • Using a step ladder
  • Inspecting a portable ladder
  • Using a portable ladder
  • Trestles and towers scaffold 
  • Course summary
  • Coronavirus COVID 19 Pre-Screen Student Evaluation Form
  • Coronavirus (COVID-19) link to the NHS website
  • HSE newsletter on the use of ladders