8 Hour Special Rigger Renewal (CRA-204)


8 Hour Special Rigger Renewal (CRA-204)
Event Dates
Starts Ends Add To
Oct 16, 2022 at 08:00 am Oct 16, 2022 at 04:00 pm gCal iCal
Venue Details
Scaffolding Training NYC
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Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC
25-20 Borden Avenue
Long Island City, NY, US 11101
(917) 584-6569

Students attending this course must hold an expired or soon to be expired Special Rigger license.


This course is intended for students to complete their continuing education requirements per the DOB to renew their Special Rigger license

Event Description: 

Effective July 1, 2015, the 8-Hour Special Rigger Renewal course allows you to complete the 8 hours of continuing education required every three years when renewing your Special Riggers License with the Department of Buildings. The renewal course includes: inspection, maintenance, repair, use, installation, hazards associated with, and the relevant sections of the building code and industry practice with regards to: rigging methods, hardware, and equipment, hoisting machines with a manufacturer’s rated capacity of one ton or less, suspended scaffolds, fall protection and more. Additionally, students will have a forum to exchange their experiences and discuss the most recent changes in the rigging industry. Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an 8 hour special rigger renewal course completion certificate that will be valid for 3 years

Event Logistics:

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.


Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:

  • Identify Special Rigging equipment and its hazards.
  • Discuss common causes of rigging accidents based on case studies.
  • Outline differences between OSHA and NYC DOB scaffold regulations and their sources.
  • Develop skills necessary to understand rigging math and calculations.
  • Perform rigging inspections using provided rigging principals.
  • Identify critical picks and check rigging paperwork as 1 RCNY 104-20, 1 RCNY 104-21, 1 RCNY 104-22
  • Develop emergencies procedures during scaffold incidents.
  • Discuss common working platforms and safety protocols for lifting/lowering loads.
How to Register:

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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.

Refund Policy:

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.

Privacy Policy:

Swing Staging Training & Safety, LLC has a Learner Privacy Policy for all personal and private information provided to register for each course. No records will be released unless the learner comes in person and provides us with their photo identification.

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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.


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