Important Notices & Accommodations

Program Description

This IHSA course is hands-on

This course provides safe working knowledge for workers who handle ladders. It includes classroom and field work.


Program Content

  • Interpretation of relevant regulations and the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Review of Canada Labour Code Part II
  • Review of IHSA’s Telecommunications Utility Safety Rules
  • Review of IHSA’s Ladder Safety Safe Practice Guide
  • Ladder set-up
  • Transportation and storage of ladders
  • Ladder inspection and maintenance
  • Review of injuries resulting from work on ladders
  • Work area protection

Who Should Attend?

Personnel who use ladders.



Delivery of this program at your facility will require a suitable space to complete the practical portion of the program as well as the required equipment. Please check with your IHSA Consultant/Trainer for specific requirements.



There are no prerequisites for this course.


Personal Protective Equipment / What to Bring

Participants are required to bring their own CSA-head, foot, and eye protection, leather gloves, and traffic vest. Attendees will not be permitted to participate in the course if they do not bring the noted personal protective equipment and clothing.


Learning Evaluation

There is a final knowledge evaluation at the completion of the course.


Participant Course Evaluation

At the end of the training, participants will have the opportunity to evaluate and provide comments about the training they received.

Price Per Participant at
IHSA Facility
Total Course Price at
Your Facility
Program Duration
1 Day
Member Fee
Member Fee
Max Participants
Non-member Fee
Non-member Fee

Session Details

From: Dec 13, 2022 - To: Nov 27, 2023
City: Any
Region: Any

E87577Ladder Handling12/13/2022 8:00:00 AMMississaugaCHSI-Centre for Health and Safety Innovation Register
E97577Ladder Handling1/6/2023 8:00:00 AMMississaugaSkills Development Centre Course is full
E97610Ladder Handling2/21/2023 8:00:00 AMMississaugaSkills Development Centre Register
E96077Ladder Handling3/6/2023 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register
E99970Ladder Handling11/27/2023 8:00:00 AMOttawaOttawa Skills Development Centre Register