Ladder and Scaffolding Guidelines, Online Training Format

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Ladder and Scaffolding GuidelinesFalls are a leading cause of death on the job, accounting for nearly 10% of all traumatic occupational deaths each year. In response to this serious risk, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has mandated that employers establish a program that trains all employees in safe work practices when using ladders, stairways, and scaffolds during their workday.

This comprehensive course teaches employees to recognize the hazards associated with ladders and scaffolding commonly used at worksites and instructs them in the procedures they should follow to control and minimize those risks. The lives and livelihoods of employees and employers may depend on how well they learn and follow these procedures.

All employees who work on or around ladders and scaffolds.

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60 minutes

To train employees in recognizing the hazards associated with ladders and scaffolds at worksites and in minimizing the risks of working on or around ladders and scaffolds by following safe practices.

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Ladder and Scaffolding Guidelines

Table of Contents

  • Chapter 1: Instructions
    • Page 1
  • Course Objectives
  • Chapter 2: Introduction
    • Page 2
    • Safe Work Practices
      • Page 3
  • Chapter 3: Ladders in the Workplace
    • Types of Ladders
      • Page 4
    • Portable Ladders: Step Ladders
      • Page 5
    • Portable Ladders: Single-Rail Ladders
      • Page 6
    • Portable Ladders: Extension Ladders
      • Page 7
    • Fixed Ladders
      • Page 8, 9
    • Requirements for Ladder Construction
      • Page 10
    • Do’s and Don’ts of Using Ladders
      • Page 11, 12
    • Ladder Loads
      • Page 13, 14, 15, 16
  • Chapter 4: Choosing and Using Ladders Safely
    • Choosing the Right Ladder
      • Page 17
    • Using Ladders Correctly
      • Page 18, 19, 20, 21
    • Ladder Accidents
      • Page 22
    • Ladder Safety Techniques and Equipment: Fixed Ladders
      • Page 23, 24
    • Ladder Maintenance
      • Page 25, 26, 27
  • Chapter 5: Scaffolds in the Workplace
    • Page 28
    • Injuries from Working on Scaffolds
      • Page 29
    • Working Safely on Scaffolds
      • Page 30
    • Load-Bearing Capacity
      • Page 31
    • Scaffold Inspections
      • Page 32
    • General Scaffolding Requirements
      • Page 33
    • General Scaffolding Requirements
      • Page 34, 35, 36
  • Chapter 6: Working Safely on and around Scaffolds
    • Page 37
    • Planking Requirements
      • Page 38
    • Preventing Planking Slips
      • Page 39
    • Falling Objects
      • Page 40
    • Preventing Injuries from Falling Objects
      • Page 41
    • Canopies
      • Page 42
    • General Fall Protection Guidelines for Scaffolds
      • Page 43, 44
    • Personal Fall Arrest Systems
      • Page 45, 46
    • Scaffold Safety: Electrical Hazards
      • Page 47, 48
    • Minimizing Hazards Associated with Scaffolds
      • Page 49, 50, 51, 52
  • Chapter 7: Conclusion
    • Page 53
  • Chapter 8: Time to Review
    • Page 54
  • Exam (multiple choice)

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Students and employees who take the Ladder and Scaffolding Guidelines course will enjoy:

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0.00 Florida Bar CLE Recertification Credit(s).
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0.00 Florida Bar CLE Ethics Recertification Credit(s).
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0.00 State Bar of Georgia CLE Recertification Credit(s).
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0.00 State Bar of Georgia CLE Ethics Recertification credit(s).
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0.00 FL CE 2-20 Credit(s).
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