NYC DOB REQUIREMENT: 8-HOUR SITE SAFETY MANAGER (REFRESHER)
Per NYC Department of Buildings (DOB), Section 104-6 of Title 1 of the Rules of the City of NY, this course satisfies licensees continuing education renewal requirements for the Site Safety Manager (SSM) License or Site Safety Coordinator (SSC) Certificate. The SMM license expires every three (3) years and holders must complete this course one year immediately prior to renewing their license. SSC certificate holders must successfully complete this course every year, as the NYC DOB requires annual renewal of the coordinator certification.
100% attendance for the course: 8 hours of instruction time
Completion of Continuing Education and Training Registration Form
Active participation in all class exercises (determined by course 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.
PREREQUISITE: Participants need to be able to communicate with the instructor in the language the course is held in.
Explain the differences between the various types of safety professionals
Recognize rules and regulations and the reasons why they were put into place
Identify the different types of safety practices and procedures that are put in place to protect the public and property during construction and demolition operations in NYC
Describe proper communication procedures between licensed safety professionals and the New York City Department of Buildings
Describe the differences between OSHA standards and NYC DOB Chapter 33 regulations
Identify potential fire hazards and prevention methods in compliance with the New York City Fire Code
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.
Experienced Construction workers, supervisors, and other personnel responsible for construction activities with general knowledge of the New York City Building Codes as it relates to worker and public safety. Individuals applying for a Site Safety Training Card.
– Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive a certificate of completion and card. Cost of completion card is included in price indicated above.