NYC DOB REQUIREMENT:
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.
CEUs (CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS)
Any individual who is required to use or work on a supported 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.