SST COURSES

Based on NYC Local Law 196 of 2017, workers are now required to have 40 hours and supervisors are required to have 62 hours of safety training. NextWave Safety is approved by the NYC DOB to deliver SST training courses and issue SST cards. Our SST training offering includes the following courses: 8-Hour Fall Prevention, 2-Hour Drug & Alcohol Awareness, 8-Hour Chapter 33, 4-Hour Supported Scaffold, all 2-Hour Supervisor courses, and most general and specialized electives. 

The NYC DOB is always updating its requirements for safety certifications in New York City, so it’s vital to ensure that you’re up to date on all training requirements, including Local Law 196. You can count on NextWave Safety for your SST courses and cards!

  

WHAT IS REQUIRED SST TRAINING?

Local Law 196 of 2017 requires certain workers to receive 40 hours and supervisors to receive 62 hours of safety training.  

Who needs an SST card?

All workers at job sites that are required to designate a Construction Superintendent, Site Safety Coordinator or Site Safety Manager.

All supervisors at these job sites must also be trained. This includes Site Safety Managers, Site Safety Coordinators, Concrete Safety Managers, Construction Superintendents, and competent persons.

SST compliance is now required to receive DOB building permits. Furthermore, for each untrained worker or supervisor, the DOB will issue a violation with a civil penalty of $5,000 to each the site owner, permit holder, and the employer, for a total of $15,000 in fines per untrained worker. Finally, permit holders that fail to maintain an on-site training log can be fined $2,500 per site.

Questions about your SST eligibility or equivalency? We are your SST experts! Contact us with any questions at 212.933.9071 or info@nextwavesafety.com

UPCOMING TRAININGS

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Safety Courses

8 Hour Fall Prevention

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The leading cause of death in the construction industry is from falls. As a result, construction workers must have fall protection when working at a height of six feet or more. In addition, employers must provide a Fall Protection training program to all construction workers who might be exposed to fall hazards. This course describes the standards, hazards, and hazard controls that can be used to protect the health and safety of construction workers. This course will provide the participants with an overview of state-of-the-art technology for fall protection and current OSHA requirements, including the principles of fall protection, the components of fall arrest systems, the limitations of fall arrest equipment, and OSHA policies regarding fall protection. Course Objectives: Identify various types of fall protection and their components; Recognize fall hazards and identify abatement methods for fall hazards; Define the proper use of fall protection equipment and personal fall arrest systems.  $250*

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Duration: 8 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.8 IACET CEUs, Fall Prevention Certificate of Completion, Wallet Card (Can be applied to Worker 40-Hour or Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.** 
Upcoming Dates: 

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*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

2 Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness

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According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Heath, the construction industry has the highest of workplace drug use. Substance abuse is a factor in 35 percent injuries and fatalities, 35 percent of all substances, 38 percent to 50 percent of all worker’s compensation claims, and 40 percent of thefts. Substance abuse is increasing those risks which affect overall job safety and work efficiency. Substance abuse includes, but not limited to the use of marijuana, heroin, ecstasy, methamphetamine, cocaine, opiates, amphetamine and high amounts of alcohol. The program’s goal is to address substance and alcohol abuse, particularly focuses on educating workers on safety and productivity hazards created by the abuse of alcohol and other drugs in the workplace.  $70*

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Duration: 2 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.2 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to Worker 40-Hour or Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

8 Hour Chapter 33 (SSM Refresher)

Book now This course focuses on a comprehensive approach to the management of a construction site and discusses the NYC DOB Building Codes set forth in Chapter 33. The main objective of this course is to emphasize the importance of safety and protection of the public and workers on and around a jobsite. Our knowledgeable instructors, who are licensed Site Safety Managers, will discuss revisions to the Building Codes, necessary actions to perform to ensure public safety, accident prevention, importance of maintaining logbooks, examines the roles of Site Safety Manager, Coordinator and a Superintendent and much more.  $225*

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Duration: 8 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.8 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

4 Hour Supported Scaffold

Book now This course explains the basic elements of supported scaffold safety and introduces students to the nature of supported scaffold hazards. During the course emphasis is placed on the role of the scaffold user in accident prevention, which includes scaffold inspections, fall protection, recognizing hazards, and responding to emergencies.  $135*

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Duration: 4 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.4 IACET CEUs, Supported Scaffold Certificate of Completion, Wallet Card (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

2 Hour Site Safety Plan

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In this 2 Hour Site Safety Plan course you will learn to identify safety hazards associated with the project work scope, project tasks and specific safety procedures. This course will provide an  introduction to the general requirements for Site Safety Plans per NYC’s Building Code and Local Law 81 of 2017. The course will explain when a Site Safety Plan is required and cover the minimum content that must be provided in those plans.  $70*

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Duration: 2 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.2 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

2 Hour Pre-Task Safety Meetings

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During this 2 Hour Pre-Task Meeting course students will learn the purpose and proper presentation of pre-task meetings and become aware of administrative regulatory requirements associated with pre-task meetings and record keeping. Trainees will learn about the necessity of having a Pre-Task Meeting. We will define and list the roles and responsibilities of Competent Person. and explain the context of a pre-task meeting and that such meetings flow from a more formal plan known as a job hazard analysis.  $70*

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Duration: 2 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.2 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

2 Hour Tool Box Talks

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This 2 Hour Toolbox Talks course  will help you become familiar with Toolbox Talks as a quick and easy way for competent persons to reinforce and supplement established training efforts of the employer and keep safety and health compliance at the forefront of all workers’ minds. This course will heighten your awareness of the need for an effective tool box talks and explain who should provide toolbox talks, the components of a Toolbox Talk, the role and responsibilities of a Competent Person and how toolbox talks are recorded and archived.  $70*

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Duration: 2 Hours (excluding breaks/meals)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.2 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

General Electives

1 Hour Protection from Sun Exposure

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This is a 1 Hour General Elective covering Protection from Sun Exposure in support of a Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hours 
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned:  0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.** 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.

*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Stairways and Ladders

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This is a 1 Hour General Elective covering Stairway and Ladder safety in support of a Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.   $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Tools - Hand and Power

Book now This is a 1 Hour General Elective covering the safe use of hand and power tools. It can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned:  0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Electrocution Prevention

Book now This is a 1 Hour General Elective covering electrocution prevention. It can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: This is a 1 Hour General Elective covering electrocution prevention. It can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Handling Heavy Materials & Proper Lifting Techniques

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This is a 1 Hour General Elective covering the handling of heavy materials and awareness of proper lifting techniques. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

Specialized Electives

1 Hour Asbestos / LEAD Awareness

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This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering asbestos and lead safety awareness. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned:  0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.** 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.

*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Confined Space Entry

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This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering confined space entry. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.   $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Flag Person

Book now This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering the duties and responsibilities of a flag person. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card. $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned:  0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Personnel Lifts

Book now This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering personnel lift usage and safety. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour)
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Ergonomics

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This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering workplace ergonomics. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Job Hazard Analysis

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This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering the proper methods for conducting and reporting on a job hazard analysis. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

1 Hour Health and Safety Programs in Construction

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This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering the proper methods for conducting and reporting on a job hazard analysis. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $35*

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Duration: 1 Hour
Credits Earned / Credentials Earned: 0.1 IACET CEUs, Certificate of Completion (Can be applied to a Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 
Pre-requisites: No pre-requisites for taking the course.**
Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70% 
Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

Bundles

32 Hour Supervisor Bundle

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This 32 Hour bundled training program is required by the NYC DOB if you are or want to become a supervisor in the construction field.  $650*

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The following training courses are included in this bundle: 

  • 8 Hour Chapter 33/ Site Safety Manager Refresher

  •  2 Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness / 8 Hour Fall Prevention

  • 8 Hour Fall Prevention

  • 4 Hour Supported Scaffold

  • 2 Hour Site Safety Plan

  • 2 Hour Pre-Task Meeting

  • 2 Hour Tool Box Talks 

  • 2x 1-Hour General Electives

  • 2x 1-Hour Specialized Electives

Duration: 32 Hours (excluding meals and breaks) 

Credits / Credentials Earned: 3.2 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None**

Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.

*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

4 Hour General / Specialized Elective Bundle

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In order to continue to operate in NYC, the designated construction worker is required to complete a minimum number of hours of approved Site Safety training and to carry Site Safety identification cards as proof of completion of the training (as per New York City Local Law 196 of 2017 also known as ‘LL196’ or ‘Local Law’).   $125*

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This bundle offers four NYC Department of Buildings- Approved Site Safety Training (SST) courses including 2 hours of General & 2 hours of Specialized electives training that can be applied towards the requirements of an SST or Supervisor SST Card.

Duration: 4 Hours 

Credits / Credentials Earned: 0.4 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None**

Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

Worker 10 Hour SST Bundle

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This bundled SST program includes the 8 Hour Fall Prevention and 2 Hour Drug & Alcohol Awareness courses that can be applied towards the requirements of a Worker SST or Supervisor SST Card. $300*

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Duration: 10 Hours (excluding meals and breaks)

Credits / Credentials Earned: 1.0 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Worker 40-Hour or Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card)

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None

Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.

*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

6 Hour SSP / Tool Box / Pre-Task

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In order to continue to operate in NYC, the designated construction worker is required to complete a minimum number of hours of approved Site Safety training and to carry Site Safety identification cards as proof of completion of the training (as per New York City Local Law 196 of 2017 also known as ‘LL196’ or ‘Local Law’).  $180*

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This bundle offers three NYC Department of Buildings- approved Site Safety Training (SST) mandatory courses, the 2 Hour Site Safety Plan, 2 Hour Pre-Task Meeting, and 2 Hour ToolBox Talks. 

Duration: 6 Hours

Credits / Credentials Earned: 0.6 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None**


Upcoming Dates: 

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*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

4 Hour Supervisor Bundle (Any of the 2 hour courses)

Book nowIn order to continue to operate in NYC, the designated construction worker is required to complete a minimum number of hours of approved Site Safety training and to carry Site Safety identification cards as proof of completion of the training (as per New York City Local Law 196 of 2017 also known as ‘LL196’ or ‘Local Law’).  $125*

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This bundle offers three NYC Department of Buildings approved Site Safety Training (SST) courses including 2 Hour Drug & Alcohol Awareness and 2 Hours worth of General electives training that can be applied towards the requirements of an SST or Supervisor SST Card. 

Duration: 4 Hours 

Credits / Credentials Earned: 0.4 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None**


Upcoming Dates: 

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*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

8 Hour Chap. 33 / 2 Hour Tool-Box Talks

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$275*

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Duration: 10 Hours (excluding meals and breaks)  

Credits / Credentials Earned: 1.0 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None**


Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website 

10 Hour Supervisor Bundle

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This is a 1 Hour Specialized Elective covering health and safety programs for the construction industry. This course can be applied to the Supervisor 62-Hour SST Card.  $300*

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Duration: 10 Hours (excluding meals and breaks)  

Credits / Credentials Earned: 1.0 IACET CEUs, Certificates of Completion for each completed course (Can be applied to Supervisor 62-Hour NYC SST Card) 

Completion / CEU Requirements: Attend all training hours, pass assessment test with score of at least 70%

Pre-requisites: None**

Upcoming Dates: 

There are no upcoming events at this time.


*Ask us about our group rates
** If using for licensing purpose, please make sure you meet the DOB’s requirements as listed on their website