Access Ladders & Stairways: Design and Code Solutions
Access Ladders & Stairways: Design and Code Solutions Login to take this course About the Sponsor 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. Precision Ladders Course questions/comments 423-586-2265 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. Learning Objectives: 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.