16 Hour Suspended Scaffold User (English)
|Mar 9, 2019 at 08:00 am||Mar 9, 2019 at 04:00 pm|
|Day 1: March 9, 2019 2:00pm - 10:00pm|
|Day 2: March 10, 2019 2:00pm - 10:00pm|
|*ALL SESSIONS MANDATORY FOR COURSE COMPLETION|
There are no prerequisites for this training course. However students must be able to communicate with the instructor in the language that the training is provided in.
This training course is intended for experienced workers interested in suspended scaffold project supervision with at least 1 year of practical experience in hoisting and rigging. This training is also beneficial for as well as safety managers, superintendents, and individuals planning to apply for New York City Master or Special Rigger’s license
This course is required by the New York City Department of Buildings to use or work on suspended scaffolding in New York City, as per Title 1 Rules of the City of New York – Chapter 9 Rigging Operations. This course training includes but is not limited to instruction on how to inspect and operate all safety features that are built-in or not built-in to suspended scaffold equipment, as well as recognize and identify the proper fall protection equipment and hardware for the use of a suspended scaffold. All students will participate in in-class discussion, lecture, and hands-on suspended scaffolding and rigging operations. Upon the completion of 16 hours of training, and a physical and written exam, participants will receive a 16 Hour Suspended Scaffold User Photo ID that will be valid for 4 years.
Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC provides certification of specific OSHA and Scaffold operations and use. With presentation, equipment awareness, and physical interaction or widely used as well as new products in a classroom setting and practical operation of heavy equipment widely used throughout the industry in a practical room fitted with state of the art products. Students operate and fully inspect the live equipment they use and/or see on their job sites.
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify and predict any unsafe conditions and acts as it pertains to suspended scaffold erection and use.
- Distinguish when to use the different types of knots, hitches, and connection on wire and fiber ropes.
- Reeve and operate a block and tackle for light duty rope scaffolds.
- Identify the proper fall protection equipment and hardware for use of a suspended scaffold.
- Identify and relate to the NYC Building Code and OSHA Regulations, and how they affect your operations
- Develop skills to identify the risks of incident.
- Analyze and assist in your own rescue.
- Inspect and operate all safety features built-in or not built-in to suspended scaffold equipment.
- Plan production rates by being knowledgeable of the equipment and how it operates.
How to Register:
Please fill out the form below.
Or, you can come in to the office and fill out the application during office hours. A 50% deposit is required for your seat to be reserved. SSTS cannot guarantee your reservation without the deposit. Payment can be made by cash, check, money order, or credit card. Please allow 7 days for check clearance.
All course dates are subject to change due to class size.
Please bring the following items with you to class: Pen/Pencil, Paper to take notes, and a Photo ID. It is recommended to wear comfortable clothes and sneakers for the practical part of the course.
Refunds are not permitted for courses that have been partially or fully completed. Failures do not constitute refunds. If in the event you do not pass or complete the course, please contact us for available option.
There are always competent persons available during business hours to support, advice, and respond to any questions regarding the learner program (e.g. scheduling, registration) Support is available during business hours, and are also available for emergency calls and/or emails after hours.