18 and older
This Course equals 0.7 CEUsPrerequisites:
Students attending this course must present a 32 Hr Supported Scaffold Installer/Remover ID card from an approved training provider. Original scaffold card must be renewed within 1 year from its expiration date. Should individual not renew their card within the allowed time, they will no longer be eligible to attend an 8 hour Refresher and must retake the original 32 hour class.
This course is intended for workers who are renewing an expired or soon to be expired 32 HR Supported Scaffold Installer/Remover Refresher ID card to continue to supervise & use supported scaffolds in NYC. Course Description
As per NYC Local Law 52 of 2005, to continue to install or remove Supported Scaffolds in New York City, an individual must successfully complete this 8 hour Supported Scaffold Installer & Remover Refresher training course four years following the completion of the 32-hour Supported Scaffold Installer and Remover Course & every four years thereafter.
Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive an 8 Hour Supported Scaffold Installer/Remover course completion picture ID card that will be valid for 4 years.
Methods of Instruction:
- Recognize supported scaffold related terminology and definitions
- Identify causes of scaffolding accidents and prevention methods
- Discuss differences between New York City Building Code and OSHA scaffolding regulations
- Illustrate hazards related to installation/removing and use of supported scaffolds and how to control them
- Develop a basic knowledge of how to safely install and remove supported scaffold equipment.
- Inspect supported scaffold components using methods learned
This course consists of several different components which include power point presentations, lecture, real life case studies, class discussion and hands on demonstration.Completion Requirements
Students are required to complete 100% of the course and actively participate in all learning activities including hands-on demonstrations and score 70% or higher on the course final course exam to receive course completion materials. Students who do not pass the written or practical exam will have one opportunity to retake the entire 8 hour course and retake the exam at reduced fee of $100. Students who do not pass the exam are not eligible for a refund.
Make-up time is not permitted for this training course. Should students miss any portion of the training, it is the student’s responsibility to contact TSCTA to arrange to attend another scheduled event.