4-HOUR SUPPORTED SCAFFOLD
USER & REFRESHER TRAINING
Supported scaffold user training and refresher training program provides a basic explanation of supported scaffolds and supported scaffold components. The course will introduce the elements of supported scaffold safety and common supported scaffolds hazards while placing an emphasis on hazard reduction and prevention which includes fall protection, scaffold inspections, hazard recognition, and responding appropriately to emergency situations. This course is a specialized elective course that can help fulfill the requirement for an individual applying for a Site Safety Training Card. THIS IS AN AWARENESS-LEVEL TRAINING ONLY and does not provide any other qualification or authorization outside of the Site Safety Training Card.
Audience: Any individual who needs to use or work on a Supported Scaffold in New York City.
DOB Course Code: SCA-201
NYC DOB REQUIREMENT:
4-HR SUPPORTED SCAFFOLD
Local Law 52 of 2005 requires that all workers using supported scaffolds on construction sites in New York City receive this training and get their 4-hour scaffold card. Individuals must re-take this training course every 4 years.
As of June 1st, 2019 Supervisors will need a total of 60 hours of training which must include among other courses the 4 Hour Supported Scaffold User and Refresher Class.
CEUs (CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS)
To earn a certificate of completion and a permanent card, student must do the following:
100% attendance for the 4 Hour Scaffold User and Refresher Training Program: 4 hours of instruction
Completion of Continuing Education and Training Registration Form
Active participation in all class exercises (determined by 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.
Upon completion of this course, student should be able to:
List supported scaffold types and its major components
Identify the most common supported scaffold safety hazards
Protect themselves from supported scaffold safety hazards
Outline New York City Building Code supported scaffold safety requirements
Inspect supported scaffolds in accordance with federal and local safety regulations
A plethora of methods will be used, such as auditory and visual methods to ensure learning. This includes the program’s PowerPoint, related lectures, testing, and classroom discussions.
4-HOUR SUPPORTED SCAFFOLD COURSE
Location: 535 Broadhollow Road, STE B9, Melville, NY 11747