16- Hour Site Safety Supervisor
Refresher Training

Description: To renew your 62 Hour SST Worker Card, individuals can take this class to complete all credits required by the Department of Buildings.  Please be aware that this course is only valid to renew BEFORE the original SST Card expires.  This course is a bundle that includes the following courses:
  • 4 Hour Supported Scaffold User & Refresher
  • 8 Hour Fall Prevention
  • 2 Hour 'Tool Box Talks'
  • 2 Hour Pre-Task Safety Meeting

Learning Outcomes: 
  • How to calculate fall distances for various types of fall arrest devices and decide on proper anchorage points. 
  • Supported scaffolding safety, use, erection and dismantling, and emergency preparedness. 
  • Learn the purpose and proper presentation of pre-task meetings.
  • Become aware of administrative regulatory requirements associated with pre-task meetings and recordkeeping standards.
  • Become familiar with Toolbox talks as a quick and easy way for competent persons to reinforce and supplement established training efforts of employer.
  • Heighten trainees' awareness of the need for effective toolbox talks so the talks can become more relevant. 

Upon successful completion of the course, participants will receive course completion certificates for all courses completed: 4 Hour Supported Scaffold User & Refresher, and 8 Hour Fall Prevention, 2 Hour Tool Box Talks and 2 Hour Pre-Task Safety Meeting.  These certificates will then be used to upgrade the student's old SST card.  

Course Materials:
This course consists of several different components including a PowerPoint presentation, lecture, case studies, class discussions and hands on demonstrations. We will provide a student manual which will include all relevant written standards.

  • Introduction to Supported Scaffolds
  • Supported Scaffold Accidents
  • OHSA 1926 Overview
  • NYC Construction Codes Overview
  • General Principles Of fall protection
  • Personal Protective Equipment & Fall Arrest Systems
  • Supported Scaffold Use
  • Supported Scaffold Inspections: Equipment & Hardware
  • Emergency & Preparedness Procedures
  • NYC Buildings Unsafe Condition (311) Notification Procedure
  • NYC DOI/Buildings Integrity Training Contact Information Sheet
  • Review of all Training and Topics
  • Fatal Falls / Fall Hazards / Fall Controls
  • Competent Person Responsibilities
  • Gravity
  • Struck By, Crushed By
  • Tool Box Talk Components
  • Adult Learning & Holding Attention
  • Where to perform toolbox talks
  • Components of Pre Task Safety Meetings

Students must speak and read in the language the course is instructed in.