NYC DOB REQUIREMENT: 8-HOUR RIGGING WORKER
As per 33188.8.131.52 of the 2014 NYC Construction Codes, this course is required by the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) for individuals, not hired directly by a licensed rigger to continue to perform rigging or signaling work within the City of New York.
CEUs (CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS)
This course is intended for workers who are renewing an expired or soon to be expired 16-Hour Rigging Worker or 8-Hour Rigging Worker Refresher ID card to continue to perform rigging or signaling work in conjunction with the hoisting or lowering of articles on the outside of a building with hoisting equipment.
Students who do not pass the written or practical exam will have one opportunity to retake the entire 8-hour course and retake the exam at reduced fee of $150
Students must contact Fast Line Safety Training to schedule and pay for the retake class within 6 months following the original class date.
Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should students miss any portions of the course, it is the student’s responsibility to contact Fast Line Safety Training to arrange to attend another scheduled event.
Students attending this course should have previously taken a 16-Hour Rigging Worker or 8-Hour Rigging Worker Refresher within the last 4 years from an approved training provider. The expired or soon to be expired card must be presented prior to the start of the course.
Participants need to be able to communicate with the instructor in the language the course is held in.
Upon completion of this course, students should be able to:
A plethora of methods will be used, such as auditory, visual and kinesthetic methods to ensure learning. This includes the program’s PowerPoint, related lectures, testing/quizzing, hands-on activities, and classroom discussions.