4 hour Scaffold Training Card
Anyone who works on pipe scaffolding regardless of the height are required to take a 4 hour Supported Scaffold User Course. This includes frames that are only one section high, baker scaffolds, rolling towers, and stair towers. This course covers basic safety related to pipe scaffolds including fall protection, electrical hazards, inspections, protective equipment, as well as the NYC regulations that relate to this work. Workers will receive a scaffold training card. You will get a Plastic Credit Card size certificate with your photo on it. This certification is good for 4 years.
16 hour Scaffold Training Card
NYC Rigging Rule 9 requires that workers on a suspended scaffold have a minimum of 16hrs of training. This training includes classroom training on local regulations, good rigging practices, how to read permits, and counterweight formulas. It also includes extensive hands on training using both miniature and full-size equipment. Hands on training is included. Workers will receive a 16 hour scaffold training card with a photo identification on a plastic credit card type Training Certificate, which is good for 4 years. After 4 years an 8-hour refresher will be required.
32 hour Scaffold Training Card
Sign up for one of our two 32 hour hour classes "Pipe Erectors Course" or "Rigging Foreman Training." These classess are held over a four day period. Like the suspended scaffold class workers will receive a scaffold training card with plastic photo ID card and a specific DOB tracking number.