NYC DOB REQUIREMENT:
As per 33126.96.36.199 of the NYC Construction Code, this course is required by the NYC Department of Buildings to use or work on suspended scaffolds in New York City.
- Must complete a 16-Hour Scaffold training NYC DOB approved training course and receive a Certificate of Completion
- Must have a Certificate of Fitness, issued by a Licensed Rigger or Licensed Sign Hanger overseeing the scaffold operations
- Rigger: Must be licensed by the NYC Department of Buildings
- Foreman: Must complete a 32-Hour Rigging Supervisor Training Course by a NYC DOB approved training provider and receive a DOB-Issued ID card.
Please visit the New York City Department of Buildings Suspended Scaffold Information Page for more Information on scaffold rules and regulations.
CEUs (CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS)
Any individual who is required to use or work on a suspended scaffold in New York City.
Participants need to be able to communicate with the instructor in the language the course is held in.
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.