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PDIA06 Type IA Fiberglass Podium Ladder

Performance Overview

StyleSizeReach HeightLoad CapacityMax. Load
Podium8 ft12 ft300 lb300 lb

The NEW PDIA06 Podium Ladder offers the same reach height as a 8 ft Step Ladder and features a larger standing surface with toe guard providing maximum comfort. It also provides a 4X greater work zone than a typical Step Ladder allowing you to face any direction so you can accomplish more without having to reposition your ladder.


  • Same reach height as a 8 ft Step Ladder
  • 4X Work Zone to reach all directions
  • Extra-large platform for long standing comfort
  • HolsterTop®PRO extended guard rail securely wraps around work zone and holds an arsenal of tools
  • EDGE 360® includes an integrated rail shield, EDGE bracing and oversized foot pads
  • 300 lbs Load Capacity, Type IA Duty Rating
  • Double riveted slip-resistant TRACTION-TRED® steps
  • Back-up plates reinforce all top connectors
  • Full set of rear horizontals spaced one per foot
  • All steps and two rear horizontals are knee-braced


FeatureSize / Details
Size8 ft
Max. Safe Working Height6 ft
Height to Platform6 ft
Reach Height12 ft
Platform Width16 in
Max. Standing Height6 ft
Load Capacity300 lb
Duty RatingType IA Duty Rating
Approx. Product Width31-1/4 in
CertificationsANSI A14.5 (2007); OSHA
Lock-In CompatibleYes
Edge BracingYes
Color of ladder topBlack
Platform Depth20 in
Max. Load300 lb
Approx. Overall Ladder Length (Closed)9 ft
Approx. Overall Ladder Height (Open)108 in
Approx. Shipping Weight Lbs.34.5
Approx. Product Weight Lbs.34.5
Approx. Cu. Ft. Per Unit16.4
Performance Rating

Size references comparable Step Ladder size.

Package Contents

Part NumberQtyDescription


Front Rails Dimension3 in
Front Flange Dimension3/4 in
Steps Dimension3 in
Platform Dimensions16 in x 20 in

Additional PDIA00 Series Models

Model No.SizeMax. Safe Working HeightHeight to PlatformReach HeightMax. Standing HeightApprox. Product WidthBuy Online
Size references comparable Step Ladder size.
5 ft3 ft3 ft9 ft3 ft26-3/8 in
Size references comparable Step Ladder size.
6 ft4 ft4 ft10 ft4 ft27-3/5 in
Size references comparable Step Ladder size.
8 ft6 ft6 ft12 ft6 ft31-1/4 in
Size references comparable Step Ladder size.
10 ft8 ft8 ft14 ft8 ft34-3/4 in
Size references comparable Step Ladder size.
12 ft10 ft10 ft16 ft10 ft38-3/8 in

Different types of ladders are designed to keep you safe and productive when climbing or standing. Using the wrong style of ladder or simply ignoring the limitations of climbing equipment can result in a fall or serious injury.
Height reach Height is referring to the actual ladder height. Extension ladders should be 7 to 10 feet longer than the highest support or contact point, which may be the wall or roof line. The highest standing level is four rungs down from the top. The highest permitted standing level on a stepladder is two steps down from the top.

Reach height is the maximum reach assuming a 5’6” person with a vertical 12” reach.
Ladders are designed to safely hold up to a specific amount of weight. The Werner Performance System defines five different capacities using a color and star rating system. The Duty Rating is defined as the maximum safe load capacity of 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.

Performance system
Werner offers ladder made from fiberglass and aluminum. 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 fiberglass products due to their non-conductive side rails.