The STS Ladder & Step Ladders for Users course is a half-day course for those who frequently use ladders & step ladders in the course of their daily duties.

The course covers:

  • Assess and determine when it’s appropriate to use a ladder or stepladder
  • Correctly locate and safely use ladders & stepladders
  • They will have an understanding of:
  • What they need to know about the law and standards relating to ladders & stepladders
  • Hazards in the use of ladders & step ladders
  • Storage & handling of ladders & step ladders


  • Slide led – trainer providing information and asking questions
  • An individual questionnaire on safe and effective use of Ladders & Stepladders

Assessment Process:

  1. Multiple Choice Questions
  2. Ladder & Stepladders fault finding
  3. Carrying, positioning & ladders and stepladders

On successful completion, the delegate will receive an industry-recognised STS Training certificate, valid for 5 years.