Scaffold Training in NY


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Scaffold Training in NY

  1. 1. DOB Scaffold TrainingBrooklyn and NYC Classes Scaffold Training Card in conjunction with Construction Academy 800-501-9440
  2. 2. In the US more than 800 construction workersdie every year while on the job…falls are the#1 cause of fatalities! Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  3. 3. Falls cause 1 out of 3 of every construction worker death Protect YourWorkers and Follow the Law Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  4. 4. Don’t Let Your Employees Make This Deadly Mistake! Train Your Employees on Scaffolds OSHA Violation Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  5. 5. No Worker Fall Protection and Over-reachingWhile on a Ladder Make For a DeadlyCombination. Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  6. 6. Proper Fall Protection Saves Lives!Guardrails at top, middle and ends… Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  7. 7. Department of Buildings NYC (DOB) require Scaffold Training What are the training requirements for users of supported scaffolds? • No individual may use a supported scaffold without a scaffold user certificate • A user certificate must be obtained from OSHA, an OSHA-trained or certified provider, or a provider of a four- (4) hour training course that has been reviewed by the New York City Department of Buildings Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  8. 8. Scaffold Training Brooklyn & NYC16 Hour Scaffold Training 32 Hour Scaffold Training• 16-Hour Suspended Scaffold Training: • Rigging Foreman Training:• NYC Rigging Rule 9 requires that workers on a • NYC Rigging Rule 9 has always required that suspended scaffold have a minimum of 16hrs the Licensed Rigger or his Designated Rigging of training. This training includes classroom Foreman oversee all suspended scaffold training on local regulations, good rigging operations. As of April 1, 2008 all new practices, how to read permits, and Rigging Foreman need a total of 32hrs of counterweight formulas. It also includes Training. They must have the minimum 16hrs extensive hands on training using both of Suspended Scaffold Training, plus an miniature and full-size equipment. Hands on additional 16hrs of training geared training includes such things as operation of specifically for Rigging Foreman. This course a motor, motor safety features, knot involves classroom type dialog to review NYC tying, fall protection, self rescue, outrigger requirements, how to compile and complete set up, using other rigging Rigging Log Books, read CD-5s, and verify devices, tiebacks, proper use of worker training. There is also in depth hands ladders, safety equipment, and much much on training that includes knot tying, using a more. Workers will be issued photo voltage meter, sling angles, specialized identification on a plastic credit card type rigging, and inspections. Like the suspended Training Certificate, which is good for 4 years. scaffold class workers will receive a plastic After 4 years an 8-hour refresher will be photo ID card with a specific DOB tracking required. number. Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440
  9. 9. Scaffold Training Monthly Classes in English &32 Hour Pipe Scaffold Spanish• Local Law 52 requires all Scaffold Erectors to take a 32 Hour Erectors • Day Classes course. Who are Scaffold Erectors? Anyone who sets up, dismantles, moves • Night Classes (4 hour only) planking, or modifies a supported scaffold that is 40 tall or taller. At times • Call 800-501-9440 To scaffolds less than 40 can also require Register 32hr Pipe Scaffold Certifications, especially if they are set up next to the edge of buildings. Do • DOB Approved your guys move planks? Do they adjust tie in locations? Do they set up small • Temporary Cards Available scaffolds on set backs or roof tops? by e-mail Failure to comply is up to a $5,000.00 fine. Plastic Photo certificates will be • Discounts For More Then issued and are good for four years. One Student (not available for 4 Hour classes) Visit for our monthly schedule| 800-501-9440