Instructors

Here at Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC, we only have the best trainers. Your education is more important to them than you may think. Each class they teach is organized so that the students are kept interested and entertained by providing PowerPoint Presentations, interacting with each and every student (asking questions and giving tips for their specific jobs), and also performing hands on activities in our practical room.


PROFILE: We are proud to have one of the finest Master Riggers in New York City, Padraig Tarrant.  Over the past 25 years, he has owned and operated firms specializing in the detailing, fabrication, rigging, and erection of structural steel for major products in NYC.  One of his best training qualities is that he is multi-lingual, speaking in English, Irish, Spanish, French, and Chinese.  Some of his other professional...
PROFILE:   Robert is a former Department of Buildings (DOB) inspector who served on the Scaffold Safety Team Task Force.  As an inspector, he used to perform random and scheduled inspections for safety, federal and city code compliance, incident and accident investigations, auditing of training facilities as well as training of department personnel.  He also was a member of the BEST Squad in high rise and low rise site...
PROFILE: Roberto 'Bob" Pereira is one of our best instructors.   He has over 36 years experience as a supervisor for a bridge painting company as well as several years as a Shop Steward  for Local 806.  He oversaw the operations of over 80 men doing painting, erecting supported and installing suspended scaffolding, lead abatement, sandblasting, heavy equipment operations and deck and masonry repairs. He also oversaw the...