NYC SST: 4-Hour Supported Scaffold User and Refresher

Learn common causes of scaffold accidents, their prevention methods, and relevant regulations. Enroll now to earn credit for your SST card!

360training is an approved provider by the New York City Department of Buildings.

Provider ID Number: 4T02

Includes: Certificate of Completion, Language: English

Approval: #SCA-B201

Credit Type: SST - Prescribed Course (0.4 CEUs)

Credit: 4 Hour(s) | Language: English | 5.0 (2 Ratings)

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About this Course

 IACET Accredited Providers, Inc. is accredited by the International Accreditors for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and offers IACET CEUs for its learning events that comply with the ANSI/IACET Continuing Education and Training Standard.  IACET is recognized internationally as a standard development organization and accrediting body that promotes quality of continuing education and training.Our IACET Accreditation.

Temporary elevated surfaces create many hazards that can cause injury to workers, pedestrians, and contractors. 

In this refresher course, we'll familiarize you with relevant federal and local regulations on the use of supported scaffolds in New York City. 

We'll also refresh your memory on how to prevent injuries while working on or near scaffolds. This includes personal protective equipment (PPE), passive and active fall protection, and a review of emergency situations and unsafe conditions.

This course is required for earning or renewing your Site Safety Training (SST) card. 

Once you complete the lessons and pass the 20-question final exam with a score of at least 75%, you'll get a certificate of completion right away. You get 3 attempts to pass the final – we'll quiz you after each lesson to help you prepare.

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Topics Covered

  • What is a Scaffold?
  • Scaffold Safety Measures & Equipment
  • Protecting Employees from Workplace Hazards
  • Head, Eye, Face, Hearing, Foot, Hand & Body Protection
  • Choosing Personal Protection Equipment
  • NYC Construction Codes Overview
  • Site Safety Planning
  • Principles of Fall Protection
  • Areas Required to have Fall Protection
  • Types of Fall Protection— Passive Systems
  • Types of Fall Protection— Active Systems
  • Emergency Situations & Unsafe Conditions

Course Objectives

  • Identify the components of supported and suspension scaffolds.
  • Examine common causes and prevention of scaffolding accidents.
  • Summarize the OSHA standards regarding falls, scaffolds, and personal protective equipment.
  • Discuss the NYC Construction Code.
  • Describe the NYC Department of Building Requirements.
  • Explain general principles of fall protection.
  • Recall PPE and fall arrest system purposes and uses.
  • Determine the safety concerns when using a supported scaffold.
  • Conduct suspended scaffold inspections.
  • Review emergency situations and preparedness procedures.
  • Outline the NYC buildings Unsafe conditions (311) notification procedures.
  • Outline the NYC/DOI Buildings Integrity Training Contact Information Sheet.

Instructor Information

Instructor: John Rupp Jr.


Regulatory Information

Name:New York City Department of Buildings
Phone:212 393 2214
Address:Buildings University, 280 Broadway
City:New York

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