As stated in the New York City Local law 52 of 2005, in order to continue to install and/or remove supported scaffolds in the city of New York, all individuals must complete the 8 Hour Supported Scaffold Installer and Remover Refresher Course every 4 years. In order to eligible to receive a scaffolding certification through this course, the original scaffold card must be renewed within 1 year of its expiration date. Should an individual not complete the 8hr supported scaffold refresher course in the allotted time they will be required to complete the 32-hour supported scaffold installer and remover class over again.
CEUs (CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS)
Completion of a 32 Hour Supported Scaffold Installer/Remover or 8 Hour Supported Scaffold Refresher course within the last 4 years. The expired or soon to be expired card must be presented prior to the start of the course. To participate in the training, students must be able to verbally communicate with the instructor in the primary language of the training.
This course is intended for workers who are renewing an expired or soon to be expired 32 Hour Supported Scaffold Installer/Remover Refresher ID card to continue to supervise and use supported scaffolds in NYC.
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.