Since 1942, Precision Ladders has been a leading manufacturer of commercial-grade access products including fixed aluminum ladders, ships ladders, roof hatches and folding stairways for either attic access or roof access. Today's Precision Ladders product line is not limited to commercial or industrial applications. They can also be found in many single family residences as well as multi-family residential projects.
This course will discuss different types of ladders and stairways, and the various applications in which they can be safely used. The designer will also learn about codes and minimum requirements necessary to adhere to standards both dimensionally and for fire ratings.
Identify the types of fixed access ladders, ships ladders, alternating thread, industrial stairs and disappearing stairways.
Describe applications for each type of fixed ladder, ships ladder, alternating thread, industrial stairs or disappearing stairways.
List the applicable building code considerations
Accurately specify the ladders or stairway needed for a project based on the application and applicable building code.
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Slide Show - No Audio
Course & Quiz Details:
10 Multiple Choice and True/False Questions
A score of 80% or higher is required to receive a certificate of completion