Illinois Fire Service Institute


Fire Service Ladders : 1.00-16.00 Hours

Course Description

This course is designed to teach students every aspect of ladder usage on the fire ground and other locations.  The training includes safe use of portable ground ladders including ladder selection, carrying and climbing ladders, climbing ladders with tools, maintaining balance on ladders, safe working practices on pitched and flat roofs, weight-rating systems of ladders, ladder inspection, and ladder cleaning/maintenance.  The information provided in this course meets or exceeds OSHA regulations.


  Syllabus - Fire Service Ladders.pdf

This course is part of the following Program

  • cornerstone


There are no prerequisites to taking this course

If you have specific questions about this course contact THOMAS SHUBERT

If you are interested in having this course taught in your area, contact THOMAS SHUBERT or your regional representative.

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Upcoming Classes

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georgetown Fri, Oct 29 2021 -
Fri, Oct 29 2021

Applicable Credits

Hours 1
11 Gerty Dr.
Champaign, IL 61820
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Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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