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16-Hour Suspended Scaffold User Monday & Tuesday September 16th & 17th 7am-4pm

NYC DOB 16-Hour Suspended Scaffold User

09/16/19 – 7am-4pm

09/17/19 – 7am-4pm

Location:

589 Johnson Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11237

Chapter 33 of Title 1 of the Rules of the City of New York requires individuals who use or work on a suspended scaffold in NYC to complete 16-hours of training by a Dept. of Buildings-approved training provider. This certification must be renewed every four years.

Prerequisites: None

Course content includes:

  • Introduction to Suspended Scaffolds:
  • Suspended Scaffold Accidents
  • Review of OSHA 29 CFR 1926:
  • Subpart “L” – Scaffolds
  • Subpart “M” – Fall Protection
  • Subpart “P” – Personal Protective Equipment
  • NYC Dept. of Buildings & Construction Codes:
  • BC 3301 – General
  • BC 3314 – Scaffolds
  • BC 3307 – Protection of Pedestrians
  • Principals of Fall Protection
  • Personal Fall Arrest Systems
  • Suspended Scaffold Hardware, Inspection & Use:
  • Inspection
  • Rejection Criteria for Hardware & Components
  • Safe Use of Tools
  • Platforms
  • Anchor Points, Tie Backs, Parapet Hooks
  • Procedures for Suspended Scaffold Planning, Erection & Removal
  • Basic Ropes, Knots & Hitch Configurations
  • Lifelines
  • Emergency Situations & Preparedness Procedures

Student learning will be achieved through classroom presentations, lectures and hands-on demonstrations including use of scale-model & full-size scaffolds.

Requirements to Receive Certificate of Completion:

To receive a certificate of completion for this course, students must:

  • Be present during 100% of the course
  • Participate actively in learning activities, including hands-on demonstrations
  • Achieve a passing score of 70% on the final exams (written & practical)

Note: The practical portion of the final exam requires students to demonstrate basic proficiency in tying knots, terminating wire rope, assembling block & tackle, and hoist motor operation.

Students who do not achieve 70% on the written or practical exam may retake the entire 16-hour course and exam for a fee of $150. Students who fail the exam are not eligible for a refund.

Make-up time is not permitted for this course. If, for any reason, a student misses any part of the training, the student must contact NYCSTC to make arrangements attend another class (additional fees may apply).

Starts On 09/16/2019
Duration 2 Days
Price $380.00

Total Students Registered: 0

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