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Level 1-2 Course, Candidate

This course addresses the working at height requirements when using portable
ladders for short duration access.

We provide each candidate with the underpinning knowledge and practical skills to safely use fall protection equipment with leaning ladders.

Level 1 – Maintaining 3 points of contact at the head of the ladder.

Level 1-2 – Maintaining 3 points of contact while ascending/descending the ladder.


The course includes:

  • An appreciation of UK legislation including the Work at Height Regulations.
  • Understand the difference between fall arrest / work restraint and the importance of correct anchorage.
  • Understand method for fitting, usage and inspection of equipment specified for this course.
  • Outline the access procedures for portable ladder.
  • Completion of practical exercises using, fitting equipment and securing the ladder.
  • Conducting a practical ladder exercise at a height of approximately 6 metres.
  • (This height is given for guidance only. It does not place and absolute limit on the activities of trainees following a course).
  • Self Rescue Awareness.
  • Completion of a written assessment to confirm understanding of course content.

Materials: Candidate guides will be issued to each attendee.

Attendees: Maximum 8

Equipment: Each candidate must attend with a level 2 ladder kit.
All attendees must wear safety shoes and bring with them a hard hat with a chin strap.

Pre-requisites: Training and experience in the use of ladders including user inspection.
All attendees must be medically fit to work at height - Completion of a medical statement sheet is mandatory.

Certification: A Tetra Certificate and ID Card will be issued upon successful completion of the course and assessments.  This will be valid for 3 years from date of course.

Location: Various UK Venues

Please contact the Customer Service Team for costs and further details:

T01773 606373
Call: 01773 606373 or email us for more information.
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