Training Required for Competent Persons by December 1st, 2019

worker operating wood working machine at a construction site
By December 1st, 2019, designated competent persons must take 62hrs of Training.

NYC Local Law 81 of 2017 dictates that workers serving as Site Safety Managers, Site Safety Coordinators, Construction Superintendents, Concrete Safety Managers and competent persons at construction sites to which Local Law 196 is applicable must have a Supervisor SST Card.

Supervisor SST Card (62 Hours)

Expires after five years and renewable upon applicants showing that they have completed 16 training hours specified by the Department in the one-year period preceding submission of a renewal application.

  • OSHA 30-Hour Class
  • 8-Hour Fall Prevention
  • 8-Hour Chapter 33 (Site Safety Manager Renewal)
  • 4-Hour Supported Scaffold User and Refresher
  • 2-Hour Site Safety Plan
  • 2-Hour Tool Box Talks
  • 2-Hour Pre-Task Safety Meetings
  • 2-Hour General Electives
  • 2-Hour Specialized Electives
  • 2-Hour Drug and Alcohol Awareness

For more information please visit Local Law 196 Reminders and Updates