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Werner Ladder ladder training course
Stay Legal and Safe with Ladder Association Training
Our Training Centres are Ladder Association approved and delivers accredited training on the safe use of ladders and stepladders.

Ladder training plays a vital role in promoting safe working practices, reducing falls from height and is a key component in compliance with the Work at Height Regulations 2005 (WAHR).

For more information or to book a Ladder Safety course in Burton-upon-Trent or Maldon, Essex, please contact our Training Coordinator on 01621 745 900 or email

Courses Available

Werner Ladders ladder training card
Upon successful completion, every delegate receives a certificate and a Ladder Association photo card as proof of competence.
Next Available Dates

Burton-upon-Trent Training Centre

   •   October 24th 2017

   •   November 28th 2017

   •   December 19th 2017

Maldon Training Centre, Essex

   •   October 26th 2017

   •   November 30th 2017

   •   December 14th 2017

Werner Ladders ladder training course
Ladder & Stepladder Users Training Course
This training is relevant to both experienced and inexperienced users. Easy to remember rules on selection and using steps or ladders are explained and practiced. Instruction is intended to impart safe working as second nature. Successful candidates are regarded Competent Ladder Users as defined by the Work at Heights Regulations.
Werner Ladders ladder training course
Ladder & Stepladder Inspection Training Course
This nationally recognised course for the inspection of ladders and stepladders enables employers to carry out and document periodic statutory inspections. It is a requirement that those attending this course have successfully completed the Ladder Associations Ladder & Stepladder Users course.
Werner Ladders ladder training course
Bespoke Training Options
We offer tailored solutions to provide individual training packages to meet the specific requirements of your business. Training is provided at our Burton-upon-Trent Office or Maldon Office. The courses are close to one day duration. All documentation and certificates are included in the fee.
Different types of ladders are designed to keep you safe and productive when climbing or standing. Always select a ladder that is right for the job and meets the required standards; if in doubt, select a strong product. Using the wrong style of ladder or simply ignoring the limitations of climbing equipment can result in a fall or serious injury.
Reach Height is the maximum reach calculated by adding the maximum standing height on a ladder plus the average height of a 1.75m (5'6") person.
The highest ladder standing point on an extension ladder is typically 4 rungs from the top and a stepladder without a platform is 3 steps from the top. On a platform stepladder, the highest standing point would be the platform itself.
Ladders are designed to safely hold up to a specific amount of weight. The load capacity is defined as the maximum safe load on the ladder. A person's fully clothed weight plus the weight of any tools and materials that are carried onto the ladder must be less than the load capacity.
Werner ladders are made from fibreglass, aluminium, steel & plastic. Each material has characteristics which make it best for certain applications or one material may simply fit the personal preferences of the user. For example, if working around electricity users should select fibreglass products due to their non-conductive stiles.