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Stairways and Ladders for Construction

    Stairways and Ladders for Construction

    Course Overview

    Stairways and Ladders for Construction is an intermediate online safety course that focuses on ladder safety according to OSHA regulations. This course defines industry terms and explains stairway safety regulations. You will be provided with case studies in order to learn real life situations. In addition, you will be informed of the necessary tools to follow safe practices while using ladders and stairways.

    Intended Audience

    This online safety course is for individuals who work in the construction industry. All workers are responsible for making ladder safety a top priority on every job site.

    • Construction Workers
    • Construction Supervisors
    • Construction Managers

    Learning Objectives

    OSHA’s safety requirements for Stairways and Ladders for Construction are presented in this online safety course. Temporary stairs have different safety concerns from ladders and there are rules of safe use for both included in this course. This course covers the important definitions and rules of safe use, so you can choose the best ladder for each job.

    Course Topics

    • Definitions of Stairways and Ladders
    • Temporary Stairs
    • Types of Ladders
    • Using Ladders Safely
    • Straight and Stepladders
    • Fixed Ladders


    • OSHA
    • Load Capacity
    • Duty Rating
    • Self-retracting Life Lines

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Stairways and Ladders for Construction online safety course, you can begin to use the safety standards at job sites. When you have successfully completed this course you will:

    • Know stairway and ladders per OSHA standards
    • Understand why these standards exist
    • Be aware of basic stairway and ladder safety
    Burlington, MA 01803
    Call: 800.971.1080