4-HR Supported Scaffold User & Refresher Training

4-HR Supported Scaffold User & Refresher Training

Individual Courses

Course Duration

4 Hours

Individual Courses Fast Line Safety Training

Course Sessions

1 Session

Individual Courses in Fast Line Safety Training


English, Spanish

construction worker

Training Type

Onsite Training

Course Details

Supported scaffold user training and refresher training program provides a basic explanation of supported scaffolds and supported scaffold components. The course will introduce the elements of supported scaffold safety and common supported scaffolds hazards while placing an emphasis on hazard reduction and prevention which includes fall protection, scaffold inspections, hazard recognition, and responding appropriately to emergency situations. This course is a specialized elective course that can help fulfill the requirement for an individual applying for a Site Safety Training Card. THIS IS AN AWARENESS-LEVEL TRAINING ONLY and does not provide any other qualification or authorization outside of the Site Safety Training Card.

  • DOB Course Code: SCA-201



per person


We specialize in private classes. Inquire about setting up a private class for your team and ask about group discounts .

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40 hour site safety manager

Course Schedule


  • Tuesday, 11 July, 2023
  • 6:00AM-10:30AM
  • Seats Available
  • English & Spanish
  • 8601 Ridge Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11209


  • Friday, 21 July, 2023
  • 6:00AM-10:30AM
  • Seats Available
  • English & Spanish
  • 1111 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10025


  • Saturday, 12 August, 2023
  • 7:00AM-11:30AM
  • Seats Available
  • English & Spanish
  • 535 Broadhollow Rd STE B9, Melville, NY 11747

Additional Details


Local Law 52 of 2005 requires that all workers using supported scaffolds on construction sites in New York City receive this training and get their 4-hour scaffold card. Individuals must re-take this training course every 4 years.

As of June 1st, 2019 Supervisors will need a total of 62 hours of training which must include among other courses the 4 Hour Supported Scaffold User and Refresher Class. 

Please visit the New York City Department of Buildings Suspended Scaffold Information Page for more Information on scaffold rules and regulations.




Any individual who is required to use or work on a supported scaffold in New York City.


  • 100% attendance for the 4-Hour Supported Scaffold User & Refresher course: 4 hours of instruction time
  • Completion of Continuing Education and Training Registration Form
  • Active participation in all class exercises (determined by instructor)
  • Completion of required pre-and post-quiz assessment
  • As applicable, achievement of minimum passing score on required end-of-course examination
  • Participation and submittal of end-of-course evaluation form (must provide name on form to receive credit)
  • Make up time is not allowed. Students who miss time from any individual session must reschedule and attend the full training course.


Participants need to be able to communicate with the instructor in the language the course is held in. 


  • List supported scaffold types and its major components
  • Identify the most common supported scaffold safety hazards
  • Protect themselves from supported scaffold safety hazards
  • Outline New York City Building Code supported scaffold safety requirements
  • Inspect supported scaffolds in accordance with federal and local safety regulations


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.